Tony noted that he still had money on hand from badge sales. The
committee agreed that he should hold that money for the use and benefit
of the Niagara Scouting Museum. Ted gave Tony the remaining 250 crests.
The committee members agreed that the proceeds of sale of those badges
should be applied to the needs of the Niagara Scouting Museum.
Ted will order 500 more crests, bringing the total ordered to 1800.
The crests are now available via the web site. About $200 worth have
been sold already.
Due to a delay, the crests are not ready, but are expected soon.
Ted has ordered 300 badges. They should be ready in about two weeks.
Liam showed a design for the commemoration crest. The proposed crest is
identical to the WJ'55 crest except that the words "New Horizons
Nouveaux" have been replaced with "Celebrating 50 Years / September
16-18, 2005". Liam also showed a design for a poster advertising the
commemoration event based on the design of a poster used for WJ'55. The
new poster is on the web site.
- Motion: Bill C. / Tony; Carried.
- That the proposed crest design be approved as the official crest for
the WJ'55 commemoration.
Peter Miller of the KW Scout Shop has much experience in arranging the
manufacture of crests. Ted undertook to see Peter about having the crest
It was agreed that the crests will be sold for $5 each with proceeds
supporting the commemoration.
There has been some email discussion about the design for the
commemoration crest. Ted showed a draft design.
Ted and Tony reported on the progress with the Badge created by Harry Niezen. We will leave the approval until the next meeting.