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Cub Scout Pack 9
(Lumberton, Texas)
 
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Popcorn Dates:

Popcorn Sales are from the beginning of October through November 7th ONLY!
Sales can be either face-to-face or online.

***Please, Make sure the Scout is registered in the Trails End system, either through their website or the app and their full name and den number on the paper order form!***
Checks should be payable to PACK 9.

You can only have one login on Trails End per scout. The login information can be shared among parents to take orders through the app. Please do not register more than once for each scout. 

All money will be due to the Popcorn Kernel, Eric Rascoe, by November 7, 2020. Den Leaders should check all forms for proper ID information and verify correct money amounts.

ALL MONEY AND COMPLETED ORDER FORMS - must be turned in to the Popcorn Kernel no later than November 7th for verification and order entry and comparison to the app.  This is the first Pack Meeting in November. 

Parents will need to verify their final orders at the November 7, 2020 Pack Meeting and sign off for verification.

Final Pack Popcorn orders will be submitted to Trails End as soon as they can be verified. 

No forms/money/orders can be accepted after November 12, 2020, at 6pm.



Pick up Popcorn from Take Order sales
- Saturday, December 7, 2020

Location - Crestwood Baptist Church around 9 am.


We will need helpers for pickup and distribution.  Please call or email to help (or you can just show up once a location is determined). If you have a covered/enclosed trailer for use, please let me know.

The PACK popcorn order will be picked up and then taken back to the church for distribution.  Anticipated time for this is approx. 9 a.m.  This time depends on warehouse pickup and travel.

Please make arrangements to pick up your order as quickly as possible. If you or a family member cannot make it, please make arrangements through your den leader. Original Scout Order Forms will be returned, and order information can also be found in the app. 

Thank you.



If anyone has any questions about anything to do with popcorn,
please contact Eric Rascoe at (409) 656-7288 or email pack9popcorn@ymail.com



SELLING TIPS
  • ALWAYS wear your uniform
  • ALWAYS smile and introduce yourself
  • ALWAYS tell your customers why you are selling popcorn
  • KNOW the different kinds of popcorn you are selling
  • ALWAYS say "Thank You"
  • ALWAYS make a copy of your order form
  • ALWAYS have a clean order form with a pen
  • BE SURE to get customer email addresses to send them a "Thank You" email after the sale, reminding them they can re-order online.

 SAFETY TIPS

  • NEVER enter anyone's home
  • NEVER sell after dark unless you are with an adult
  • DON'T carry large amounts of cash with you
  • ALWAYS walk on the sidewalk and driveway
  • ALWAYS sell with another scout or with an adult

 

Scouts can become a member of the $650 Club! Just sell $650 inpopcorn, earn a  Special Bonus Award!!! This year it is a free ticket to a special screening of the new Wreck It Ralph movie, adrink, popcorn, and a t-shirt. The Pack also has something special for the Scouts if at least 10 scouts hit the $650 club!


- $2,500 College Scholarship Club: 6% of retail sales will be put in aninterst bearing account at Trails End on the year you qualify. Scoutwill earn 6% of any dollar amount sold each year after the qualifyingyear.   

                      

What is expected of me as a parent?
The parent's role in the sale is extremely important. You shouldhelp your Scout in every way possible. For a few short weeks of work -you can have an entire year of Scouting paid for!!!

- Help your Scout set his goal to improve their chance to succeed

- Take an order form to work with you

- Help your Scout understand that they are making a contribution to their pack!

- Make this a chance for your scout to improve his communication skills and gain self confidence!

- Encourage your son to contact neighbors, friends, and grandparents and ask them to purchase popcorn

- Out of town family and friends can be sold "online" 
Click here for Trails End Popcorn Web site!

Pack 9 Popcorn Email for Questions/Comments or to join the POPCORN TEAM!