2024 Friends of Scouting Matching Gift

Effective February 1, 2024

The Atlanta Area Council, Boy Scouts of America is pleased to announce the H. Bruce McEver Challenge Match for the 2024 Friends of Scouting Campaign that could DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT!

New and increased Friends of Scouting donations that reach the levels of $2,500+, $5,000+, $10,000+, and $25,000+ qualify for the match. New gifts at these levels are matched 100% while upgraded gifts are matched 100% of the additional gift amount. Gifts must increase by at least $1,500 for the Council to receive the match.

  • A new $2,500 donation generates a $2,500 match
  • A donation increased from $1,500 to $2,500 generates a $1,000 match 
  • A new $10,000 donation generates at $10,000 match

Each donor will receive a “thank you” and be listed on the H. Bruce McEver Match Honor Roll and receive a commemorative patch and a magnetic decal. Donors at the $10,000 level and above who pledge their support before April 1 will be invited to attend the exclusive President’s Circle Dinner.

If you have already pledged your Friends of Scouting support for 2024, we invite you to increase your annual donation to participate in the Challenge Match. All new gifts starting at $2,500+ will automatically be matched until the entirety of the Challenge Match is exhausted. When making a donation online, please include CHALLENGE MATCH in the notes section. Thank you for your support of our programs!

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Why should you give?
  • Increase Outreach and Recruitment: Implement innovative recruitment strategies and extend our reach into underserved communities, serving more young people.
  • Enhance Program Development, Delivery, and Camp: Provide safe, simple, attractive, and impactful experiences delivered with a family-first approach.  Compliment unit programming leading to an increase in family engagement, retention, and advancement.  Serve more families at camp with first-class facilities.
  • Elevate Volunteer and Unit Support:  Make volunteer roles simple and attractive by aligning goals and providing training, accessible resources, and high-quality experiences.
  • Upgrade Infrastructure and Technology: Invest in staff development and training, technology, and infrastructure to align goals across all sectors, create a more sustainable model of unit service, and streamline administrative processes.

Giving Levels

Golden Eagle Level
  • Receive Golden Eagle Yeti Water Bottle
Benefactor Level
  • New and upgrade gifts at this level matched 100%
  • Invitation to the McEver Match Reception
President's Circle Level
  • New and upgrade gifts at this level matched 100%
  • Invitation to the President's Circle Dinner
  • Recognition at Board of Directors Meeting
  • Invitation to the McEver Match Reception
Founder's Circle Level
  • New and upgrade gifts at this level matched 100%
  • Invitation to the Philmont VIP Trip
  • Invitation to the President's Circle Dinner
  • Recognition at Board of Directors Meeting
  • Invitation to the McEver Match Reception

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