May 1, 2015
On May 1, 2015, the Overland Trails Council, BSA will be participating in GoBigGIVE. Go Big Give is a community wide, 24-hour giving event created to educate the community about different charities and connect donors to 82 charities in Hall, Howard, Howard, Merrick and Hamilton counties.
As part of Go Big Give we will have several events happening at the Grand Island Service Center located at 2808 O'Flannagan.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm AMERICAN FLAG EXCHANGE - Bring in your old, faded and worn American flag and receive a new 3x5, American Flag. (limit one per household and to the first 200 people)
4:30pm - 7:30pm DICKEY'S BARBEQUE PIT - Dickey's Barbeque Pit will be at the Grand Island office with a $5.00 meal deal!
8:00pm - FLAG RETIREMENT CEREMONY - Local Boy Scouts will host a flag retirement ceremony. The ceremony is meant to honor the American flag, promote flag etiquette and re-emphasize its importance and symbolism. (weather permitting)
HOW TO GIVE:
- Online at GoBigGIVE.org
- Go to the Center Court at the Conestoga Mall from 9am to 9pm
- Computers will be available for you to use at the Scout Service Center throughout the day!