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Kernel Journal – October 2014

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October 02, 2014

In This Issue
Prizes! Prizes! Prizes!
Kick-Off Contest
More Prizes!
Military Thank You’s
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Does your Scout want to meet SmashMouth?!

What has your Scout sold?
We are offering our Scouts a new opportunity!  Email in the amount your Scout has sold so far and his name will be entered for the chance to win 2 backstage passes for the SmashMouth concert at Jubilee!

 

All names and amount need to be sent to 326popcorn@scouting.org by Noon on Wednesday, October 8th to be eligible for the drawing.  Scouts will need to be pre-registered for Jubilee and have a wrist band for this event.

Good Luck and we will see you at Jubilee! 

Weekly Prize Opportunities for all Scouts!
We hope sales are going great for all of our Scouts!  We have weekly prize drawings here at the Council office that all Scouts are eligible for!

Fill It-Up Contest- EVERY MONDAY DURING THE SALE!

During the popcorn sale Scouts will have the chance to enter a weekly drawing for great prizes!  To enter, make a copy of the Scout’s completely filled order form and either email a copy to 326popcorn@scouting.org, fax it (402-431-0444) or drop it off at the Scout Center (12401 West Maple Road).  The previous weeks order forms must be in the office by 9:00 a.m. Monday to qualify for that week’s drawing.

 

Online Order Contest- EVERY MONDAY DURING THE SALE!!

Scouts who sell $50 or more each week online will be entered into a weekly drawing.  To enter all a Scout needs to do is sell $50 or more in popcorn online.  For every additional $50 sold online, the Scout will get an additional name in the drawing.

 

  
Week 1 –
Fill it Up Prize goes to Ben M from Thundercloud Pack 123
Online prize goes to Jacob S from Ohwahnasee Pack 558
  
Week 2
You could win the below left – if you email (326popcorn), fax (402-431-0444) or drop off (12401 W Maple Dr.) your order sheet completely filled out!  This week’s drawing includes an orange Camelback and a compass!  Your filled up sheet needs to be at the council office by 9 a.m. Monday, October 6th.

You could win the above right – if you have at least $50 of online sales.  Be sure to talk to your Popcorn Kernel about your online key code to get started! This weeks drawing is a water bottle and very nice multi-tool.  This drawing will be on Monday, October 6th at 9 a.m.
     
Week 3
You could win the below left – if you email (326popcorn), fax (402-431-0444) or drop off (12401 W Maple Dr.) your order sheet completely filled out!  This week’s drawing includes black hiking back pack and head lamp!  Your filled up sheet needs to be at the council office by 9 a.m. Monday, October 13th.

  
You could win the above right – if you have at least $50 of online sales.  Be sure to talk to your Popcorn Kernel about your online key code to get started! This weeks drawing is a craft kit to make survival bracelets, and a carabineer mug.  This drawing will be on Monday, October 13th at 9 a.m.
  
Week 4
You could win the below right – if you email (326popcorn), fax (402-431-0444) or drop off (12401 W Maple Dr.) your order sheet completely filled out!  This week’s drawing includes tent, mallet, and fishing pole!  Your filled up sheet needs to be at the council office by 9 a.m. Monday, October 20th.
   

You could win the above right – if you have at least $50 of online sales.  Be sure to talk to your Popcorn Kernel about your online key code to get started! This weeks drawing is a camping package including a hat with a light, binoculars, lunch kit with utensils.  This drawing will be on Monday, October 20th at 9 a.m.

Week 5
You could win the below right – if you email (326popcorn), fax (402-431-0444) or drop off (12401 W Maple Dr.) your order sheet completely filled out!  This week’s drawing includes a red hiking back pack and carabineer mug.  Your filled up sheet needs to be at the council office by 9 a.m. Monday, October 27th.











You could win the above right – if you have at least $50 of online sales.  Be sure to talk to your Popcorn Kernel about your online key code to get started! This weeks drawing is a GPS, waist pack, and a head lamp.  This drawing will be on Monday, October 27th at 9 a.m.

It is Not to Late to Enter!!
2014 Kick off Party – there are prizes!     

We want to remind everyone of the extra commission opportunities through Camp Masters.  First prize in each category is $1000 in bonus commission!  Second prize in each category is $500 in bonus commission!  Plus, every selling Scout in the winning units will win a $25 Walmart Gift Card!

Kick up your popcorn sales and get your Scouts excited!  And possibly win extra commission and gift cards!  How does that sound?  Camp Masters is having 3 different contests this year the Scouts can enter with their Troops or Packs.

  • Kick up the Event – Show off your well prepared room!
  • Kick up the Training – Show off how you prepare your Scouts for sales!
  • Kick up the Fun – Show off how fun your party is!
You can click on UNIT KICK OFF CONTEST to get the rules for the contest.  You can also see how to get the app.  Good Luck! Go for it!  All entries need to be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. November 1, 2014.

A few more opportunities to keep in mind…

Mid-America Council Photo Contest
Show off your photography or video skill in the Popcorn Photo Contest!  You may win a $250 camping package!
Click on Popcorn Photo Contest for more information.

Popcorn Ball

If a Scout sells $1000 or more of popcorn, he and a parent will be able to attend one of the two popcorn balls.  Creighton Bluejays Basketball game on November 23rd or Sioux City Musketeers on December 13th.  Registration deadline on both of these events is November 6th so be sure to register right after sales are over!

*Omaha Game will start at 3 p.m. -Pre-Game activities time will be coming soon*

 

Nebraska Experience

If a Scout sells $1500 or more of popcorn, he and a parent will be able to attend the Nebraska Experience.  Game date and time TBA.

Military Thank You’s
If you are in need of Military Thank You cards, please click here to download.

 
 

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