PopcornThe Trail's End fund-raising program is exclusive to Scouting, and it provides all that a Scout council and its packs, troops, teams, crews, and posts may need, from planning and budgeting guidelines to training programs for Scouts and leaders, to the highest quality products available.In 1992, the executive board of the Northeast Georgia Council approved the sale of Trail’s End Popcorn as a council approved fundraiser. That year, the total sales of popcorn products were $72,603. Over the next 21 years, the Scouts of the Northeast Georgia Council have sold over $22,600,000 in popcorn products. Over $8,000,000 in commission has been earned by the Scout units in our council since 1992. Our council continues to experience growing financial needs associated with maintaining high quality Scouting programs. We have a great sales program with Trail’s End that is easy and practically effortless. Together, with your help we can make it a success! Participate and it will strengthen Scouting everywhere! Trail’s End - a proven winner.
Important Dates for 2013Popcorn Units Sale Kick-off - September 4 Last Day of Sale - November 2 Units Place Final Order - November 3 Popcorn Pickup (All Districts) - November 14 Popcorn Pickup (Gwinnett / Walton) - November 15 Units begin to place prize orders - November 18 Payment Due to Council - December 3 Unit Commission Drops by 10% - December 4 Scholarship Forms Deadline - December 16
Fill It UP Drawing DatesSeptember 23 September 30 October 7 October 14 October 21 October 28 November 4
Grand Prize Drawing DateNovember 4
Fill It Up Weekly Winners
- 2013 Popcorn Fill It Up Grand Prize Winner
It’s thumbs up for Paul C, A Webelos II Scout in Pack 807 in the Etowah District. Paul is the Grand Prize winner of the Fill It Up Popcorn contest. His prize is a Samsung 40″ LCD Television with HD and 1080p.
The Popcorn Chairman for Pack 807 is Marc Janelle. Under Marc’s leadership, the Pack had a 26% increase over the 2012 sale. The Pack sold $17,388 in Popcorn products.
Paul completed one fill it up form.
- 2013 Popcorn Fill It Up Drawing Week 6 Winner
- 2013 Popcorn Fill It Up Drawing Week 5 Winner
- 2013 Popcorn Fill It Up Drawing Week 4 Winner
There are three more iPad minis to be awarded. The grand prize Samsung 40” television will be awarded at the end of the sale.
- 2013 Popcorn Fill It Up Drawing Week 3 Winner
Griffin D. is excited to have been chosen as the Week 3 Winner of the Popcorn Fill It Up Contest. Griffin is a Webelos Scout in Pack 254 in the Etowah District.
Great Job Griffin!
- 2013 Popcorn Fill It Up Drawing Week 2 Winner
Calvin was chosen to receive the second mini iPad of the Popcorn Fill It Up Sale.There are 5 more to go.
- 2013 Popcorn Fill It Up Drawing Week 1 Winner
There are six more opportunities to win an iPad mini.
Drawings will be held on September 30, October 7, 14, 21, 28 and November 4.
The Grand Prize drawing for a Samsung TV will also be held on November 4.