Popcorn Kernel

Preferred Tenure:

1+ Years

Typical Months of Activity:

June through December

Time Commitment:

  • 1-5 hours per month - peaking in September and October

Requirements:

  • Scout Leader Uniform - No
  • Attend Monthly Pack Leader Meetings - one or two
  • Training - Youth Protection
  • Ideal Characteristics - proficient at spreadsheets and handling money and inventory.

Description:

Responsible for managing the Pack’s annual Popcorn sales fundraiser by booking storefront location, ordering and managing popcorn inventory, managing orders and awarding prizes.  Specific responsibilities include:

  • Manage the annual Popcorn Fundraiser
  • Provide scouts with materials to perform their sales activities
  • Attend Popcorn training kickoff meeting for Council.
  • Coordinate popcorn distribution to the scouts, and storing and providing a pickup location.
  • Keep track of the sales, funds, and prizes as well as history of those sales so that trends and long-term trends can be tracked. 
  • Work with the Treasurer to ensure proper review, reconciliation, and disposition of the collected funds.
  • Place popcorn orders