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Ways to Donate

At the Great Southwest Council, Boy Scouts of America, we're proud to serve over 9,000 kids throughout our communities. We have thousands of volunteers providing our Scouts with an active, healthy, and safe program that introduces them to a variety of interests -- all made possible through your financial supportThank you! 

There are a number of ways that you can support Scouting:

Donate Money to the Great Southwest Campaign through our annual giving campaign, FRIENDS OF SCOUTING!  The national online donation center is convenient & secure. 

Make a Memorial or Tribute Gift - A donation to the Great Southwest Council endowment fund is a thoughtful way to remember a loved one or celebrate a special occasion. The endowment is designed to build a stable funding base for the next 100 years of Scouting in our community. The council recognizes significant gifts to the endowment fund with the James E. West Fellowship, 1910 Society, and Founders Circle recognitions. 

Donate through Planned Giving - The Great Southwest Council's Development Department will work closely and confidentially with you and your financial advisers to ensure that your gift achieves your individual goals and expresses your personal vision for the Boy Scouts of America. For more details contact Council Scout Executive Chris Shelby at 505.503.2384 or  

Donate Equipment - Gorham Scout Ranch is continually in need of equipment and supplies to keep the property operational. Please contact Council Scout Executive Chris Shelby at 505.503.2384 or  for a list of needed supplies.

Great Southwest Council Sources of Funding

Financial Overview

Planned Giving

Donation Recognition