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New Scout Executive Selected
To the Golden Empire Council Community: I am pleased to announce the selection of Chuck Brasfeild as Scout executive of the Golden Empire Council, Sacramento, California, effective May 1, 2014. Chuck began his Scouting career as a district executive at the Central Florida Council in Orlando,... (Read More)

Scout Night at the Ball Park
Friday May 30th is Scout Night at the Sacramento River Cats Stadium! Join the River Cats for a night of fun as the Sacramento River Cats take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (LA Dodgers AAA team) followed by a campout on Raley Field. Bring your gloves, balls, and other favorite camping games as you... (Read More)

Congratulations & Best Wishes Jim Martin
After a very successful 36 year career, Scout Executive Jim Martin has announced his retirement from the Boy Scouts of America effective March 31, 2014. Jim has served councils in California’s San Joaquin Valley, 2 councils in Washington State, on the staff of the National Council and 2 stints... (Read More)

Sporting Clays - Metro 2014
Welcome to the 7th Annual Boy Scouts of America Clay Shoot-Out-Metro Council Event On Saturday April 26, 2014 @ Camanche Hills Hunting Preserve. The Clay Shooting event is a fun filled day benefitting approximately 20,000 youth members of the Golden Empire Council Boy Scouts of America. A Team of... (Read More)

Lowe's Eagle Scout Project Grant
UPDATE - Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation Eagle candidates seeking funding help for Eagle projects are encouraged to apply for a Lowe's Grant for just one more week. Cards($100 Discover cards) will be awarded through the month of April and may be used until the end of May. The final... (Read More)