Welcome to the internet home of Boy Scout Troop 520. Be sure to check out our Events Calendar to the left for up to date information on meetings and other special events and keep you informed of any News or Announcements for the upcoming weeks and months. As always, if you have any questions or comments do not hesitate to contact the Scoutmaster. We hope you find our layout appealing and easy to navigate. Come back often as site content is being updated daily. If you have any suggestions for our website please contact the Webmaster.
Boy Scout Troop 520 of Hinckley, Ohio has been in operation since being re-chartered at Our Lady of Grace on April 1st, 1994 after several years of dormancy. Prior to Troop 520’s dormancy, the unit was chartered through the Hinckley Grange and had been active from the 1950’s through the mid 80’s. Today Troop 520 is proud to serve over 30 young men from in and around Hinckley, Ohio
Troop 520 has been awarded the Centennial Quality Unit Awards for 2007, 2008 and 2009, The troop has twice earned the designation of Great Trails Council Honor Unit and has earned the National BSA Quality Unit Award ten years in a row prior to its being replaced by the Centennial Quality Unit Award. Nine Scouts have earned the rank of Eagle Scout as of March 1, 2010.
Current Scouters' News from Great Trail Council.
Looking for All Alumni
Are you an alumnus of Troop 520? If so, the Troop 520 Alumni Association would like to hear from you. The purpose of the association is to re-kindle and maintain the friendships developed through Troop 520 and to help support Scouting in Hinckley. For information please E-mail Chuck Newhauser. Chuck's E-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org
BSA Mission & Vision Statement
The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
The Boy Scouts of America will prepare every eligible youth in America to become a responsible, participating citizen and leader who is guided by the Scout Oath and Law.