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The Silver Beaver Award was introduced in 1931 and is a Council level Distinguished Service Award recognizing significant service to Scouting by a volunteer. 

We would like to congratulate the 2020 recipients:

John Sangiorgio

Heather Cullaton

Robert Gieselman

Louis Evans McBride

Donald Roberts

Peter Collins

Michael Eldert

Roger Kline

Benson Porter

Jeffery Renker

Adam Caskie

David Gaul


This year’s Silver Beaver Recognition Banquet will be held at the Tampa Garden Club on July 16, 2020. 

Tickets and more information can be found here.

The Greater Tampa Bay Area Council wants to thank everyone for participating in our “Souper Bowl of Caring”. Here is a video of the photos you shared with us. #ascoutishelpful

The NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award (NOESA) is a prestigious recognition granted by The Greater Tampa Bay Area Council NESA committee to Eagle Scouts who have demonstrated outstanding achievement at the

local, state, or regional level. The NOESA recognizes Eagle Scouts whose efforts have made a positive impact in the community.


The Greater Tampa Bay Area Council is now accepting nominations for this prestigious recognition.  Applications are due by April 30th, 2020.  Recipients will be

recognized at the Annual Eagle Scout Banquet held at the end of summer. 


Please send completed applications along with a Letter of Recommendation that shares why the applicant is worthy of the recognition to: 


NOESA Committee

13228 N. Central Ave.

Tampa, FL  33612


Fax:  813-875-5890