Annual Popcorn Fundraising Sale
Golden Spread Council Cub Master, Scoutmasters, Crew Advisors, and Explorer Post Advisors….
It’s time to sign your Scout Unit up to sell delicious Trails End Popcorn this fall (2018!) This is your Scout Unit’s chance to earn their share of $195,000 that Golden Spread Council Scout Units earned in 2017!
Sign your Scout Unit to sell Popcorn before September 5, 2018 (NEW DATE) and your unit will receive a Cool Magic Kit that contains 150 cool tricks!
Please go to the Trails End “Sign Up My Unit to Sell in 2018” link below:
2018 Popcorn Sale Reminders NEW as of 8/16/2018
Prize order sheet (Xcel Spreadsheet) NEW as of 9/7/2018
Trails-End College Scholarship Enrollment Form NEW as of 9/7/2018
Path to Advancement NEW as of 9/7/2018
Military Receipt Cards NEW as of 9/7/2018
Popcorn System Hands-on Workshop NEW as of 9/7/2018
2018 Door Hanger New as of 9/11/2018
Top Sellers Listing Form New as of 9/11/2018
Popcorn Delivery Location choice New as of 10/9/2018
Popcorn Commission Choice Sheet New as of 9/11/2018
Unit Kernel – Important Popcorn Sale Information and Sale Dates—New as of 10/9/2018
- Fill it Up” Drawings September 21, 28, October 5,12, 19
- Show & Sale- Final Product Return Date Show N Sale Money Due October 19
- Sales Forms Due into the Scout Office by Wednesday, October 24
- All Take Order Sales must be placed through the Trails End Popcorn System by Oct 24. Please watch the Popcorn ordering tutorial video (link below) ASAP! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D58_lVHpmjg
- Take Order Sale Pick Up and Distribution Saturday, November 10
- All money owed the Council due Friday, December 7, 5:00 pm
Unit Kernels, this is a reminder to submit the following popcorn forms to Donna in the Council Office by Wednesday, October 24.
- Unit Commission Plan Choice form
- Unit Prize Order form
- Unit’s Top Sellers form
- Delivery location form.
Forms can be emailed, faxed or delivered in person to her, Fax 806- 358-7470, or email to Donna.Haley@scouting.org Leaders, please go to the council website, www.goldenspread.org and click on the Support Scouting/ Popcorn Sale information link for all of the above 2018 Popcorn Sale Forms and for much more popcorn sales information.
Scout leaders don’t forget to have your scouts bring in or fax (358-7470) to the scout office copies of their full-sheet popcorn order sheets so they will be entered in to the Council’s weekly Friday drawing to win 1 of 5 $100 Academy Sports and Outdoor Gift Cards. Please encourage your scouts to become members of the $1000 Sales Club. Leaders, also remind your Scouts to knock on more neighborhood doors this year! The Trails-End Popcorn Company has done extensive research that shows that less than 20% of all US households have ever been asked to buy Scout Popcorn and that when asked to buy, 80% of consumers will buy popcorn from a Scout.
Please note that the Amarillo Popcorn Distribution site for Saturday, November 10 has changed to:
Document Shredding & Storage
2727 SW 45th Ave.
Amarillo, TX 79110
Please call Donna or Bob 806-358-6500 if you have any 2018 Popcorn Sale questions!
Popcorn Seller News– New as of 9/27/2018
There is great news for the 75 Packs, Troops, Crews and Posts that just sold Trails End Popcorn this fall! These units have just earned over $172,000 in sales commissions to help fund their “Ideal Year of Scouting!”
Congratulations to these District Top Selling units:
Adobe Walls District Pack 480 $14,060.00
Adobe Walls District Troop 41 $5,675.00
Golden Eagle District Pack 21 $21,415.00
Golden Eagle District Troop 87 $31,345.00
Lone Wolf District Pack 163 $20,180.00
Lone Wolf District Troop 142 $11,450.00
Unit Popcorn Kernels please remember that 100% of the Popcorn sales money your unit owes the Council is due into the Council office on: Friday, December 7! Please write one check payable to the Golden Spread Council. If You have any questions on what your unit owes the office, please contact Donna Haley Donna.Haley@Scouting.org, or 806-358-6500.
The following Popcorn items are also due into the office on December 7:
Your Units Top Sellers List…Prize Order Sheet…Scholarship Forms