Volunteer

There are many opportunities to share your experiences and gifts with the Trailmen of OR-1531 and the Oregon area.

Troop Outdoor/Activities Chair – Researches and secures permission to use camping sites or other outdoor locations for planned activities. Coordinates transportation and ensures a robust outdoor program for all levels.

Troop Fundraising Chair – Organizes and supervises fundraising events and ensures that every youth member has the opportunity and tools necessary to participate. Coordinates exciting kickoffs of our one or two focused fundraisers each year.

Troop Equipment Coordinator – Work with the youth Quartermaster. Responsible for the acquistion, inventory, storage, and maintenance of equipment.

Troop Membership Chair – Coordinates regular recruiting of new members, provides a smooth transition of new Trailmen into the Troop and orientation of new parents by walking them through the Troop Fast Start Checklist and making sure they understand the Welcome to Our Troop letter.

Ranger (RAN), Trailmaster (TRL), and Advisor (ADV) – Adults  who oversee the operation of specific age-levels (Woodland, Adventurers, or Navigators) within the Troop by providing direction, coaching, and support.

Registered Adult – This position is for registering parents or guardians who, while not serving in defined position listed above, may want to have a more active role with their boys in the program. They pay the regular member fee, agree with the Statement of Faith, submit to a background check, complete the Child Safety Youth Protection Training and are approved by the Charter Organization Representative.  This member is regularly involved and helps to meet the two-deep safety supervision requirement.

Registered Adults can help lead Trailmen in specific areas of expertise, including:

  • Sacred Scripture
  • Christian Faith Activities
  • The Creeds
  • Respect Life
  • Church History
  • RC Challenge
  • Hiking
  • Fitness
  • Cycling
  • Swimming
  • Baseball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skating Sports
  • Tennis
  • Basketball
  • Golf
  • Martial Arts
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Bowling
  • Gymnastics
  • Running Sports
  • Aviation
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Systems
  • Model Rocketry
  • Communications Technology
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Environmental Stewardship
  • Robotics
  • Computing
  • Engineering Structures
  • Inventing
  • Aquatics
  • Camping
  • Fire Ranger
  • Outdoor Cooking
  • Ropework
  • Wood tools
  • Outdoor Life Trails
  • Trail Skills
  • Kayaking
  • Survivalist
  • Backpacking
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Nature and Wildlife
  • Boating Safety
  • Climb On!
  • Horsemanship
  • Survival Skills
  • Airsoft
  • Archery
  • Hunting
  • Muzzle Loading
  • Paintball
  • Pistol
  • Rifle
  • Shotgun
  • Family Man
  • Personal Resources
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • First Aid
  • Camp Counselor
  • Electricity
  • Life Saving
  • Small Engine Mechanics
  • Driving Safety
  • Special Needs
  • Sewing for Adventure
  • Vehicle Care
  • Art History
  • Puppetry
  • Cinematography
  • Reading
  • Photography
  • Stamp Collecting
  • Citizenship
  • Our Flag
  • Blacksmithing
  • My State
  • World Heritage
  • Genealogy
  • Native Americans
  • Followers of Freedom
  • Military Heritage

Registered Adults can also help Trailmen with their Freedom Award and the following Freedom Experiences (Click Below):

Freedom Experiences Course Catalog (20180105)