Boy Scout Troop 202
Carmel, IN


Mentor to Service Coordinator   

Incumbent:  Mr. Elshire

  • promote commitment to service in Troop 202 as an important part of the troop's identity
  • meet with the Service Coordinator to set appropriate goals for his term, consistent with his job description and the troop goals
  • work with the youth Service Coordinator to lead troop-wide service activities performed by Scouts and adults
  • identify adult and youth leaders who will manage individual service activities and events
  • recruit participants for service events, or delegate to the leaders of that activity
  • anticipate and plan ahead to ensure adequate manpower and supervision is available for recurrent troop-wide service events
  • ensure that Youth Protection guidelines are followed during execution of service projects
  • understand and communicate client needs when service is performed for an outside organization
  • work with the youth Service Coordinator to document projects and hours completed so that hours can be properly reported to the troop records and to the national BSA database