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The Giving Machine – online fundraising

1 Sep 2020

The Giving Machine – Raising Money for the 1st Cuffley
Since the start of 2020 we have earned more than £250 through The Giving Machine, the online national charity that interacts with more than 2000 online retailers such as Argos, E Bay and John Lewis. 
You don’t even have to spend anything to generate us a free donation!  All you have to …

Clothes Bank

9 Jul 2020

We’ve installed a Clothes Bank recycling facility in the grounds of our headquarters.
Through this we are now collecting donations of:
CLOTHES including HATS and TIES
GLOVES (in pairs)
TOWELS
SHEETS
BLANKETS
CURTAINS
SHOES (in pairs)
BELTS
… ALL OF WHICH SHOULD BE IN GOOD CONDITION AS THEY ARE BEING SOLD ON AND RECYCLED AS A FUNDRAISER.
Please do not include: clothing with school logo or work logos, footwear or accessories …

Environmental Fundraising

4 Jul 2020

Clothes bank
We’ve installed a clothes bank as a environmental fundraising initiative.
Through this we are collecting:

CLOTHES;
TOWELS;
SHEETS;
BLANKETS;
CURTAINS;
SHOES (IN PAIRS)
SLEEPING BAGS

… all of which must be in good condition as they’re being sold on and recycled as a fundraiser.
We’ll be:

Opening our grounds on Saturday mornings between 10 am and 12 noon to receive ‘socially distanced’ drive-by drop-off member and community donations;
Requesting member donations …

Triathlon (Scouts)

1 Feb 2020

Triathlon challenge

Cuffley Scouts – so you can handle a challenge but can you handle three?

Run: 2 laps of Lees Wood – 2 kms
Cycle: 2 laps of Whippendel Wood – 5 kms
Shoot: Rifle shooting – 5 shots each

Affiliate post

26 Oct 2019

This is our first product link. 
Affliate link for Amazon.
Authored by PDC.

Family Quiz Night (Group)

18 Oct 2019

A Christmas Quiz
WITH A SEASONAL MIX OF QUESTIONS
Saturday 23rd November at our Scout HQ
Arrive from 6.30pm;
Table rounds distributed 6.45pm;
Round One starts at 7pm.

£18.00 – Family 2 Adults & 2 Children*
£6.00 – Adults
£3.00 – additional Children*
*up to 16yrs – must be accompanied by an Adult.
Take part as a team of up to 8 or join a community table;
Cakes & hot …

Support us financially

29 Sep 2019

Donate

Please help us to continue to deliver traditional and innovative Scouting to our local community.
Donate to the First Cuffley Scout Group using the PayPal Giving Fund.
PayPal Giving helps your gifts do more good. Your donation will be made to PayPal Giving Fund UK, a registered charity (No. 1110538).  PayPal Giving Fund will email you a donation receipt with a link …

Cuffley Explorers attended the 24th World Scout Jamboree

20 Jul 2019

 

Cuffley Explorer Unit Jamboree Visit
Three Cuffley Explorers attended the 24th World Scout Jamboree hosted by Scouts Canada, Asociación de Scouts de México, and the Boy Scouts of America. They are joined Scouts from around the globe to gather at the Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve, West Virginia, USA. 
Our Explorers were members two Hertfordshire Scout County Units. 
Antares (Unit 14)

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Psychedelic Squirrels (Unit …

Enhance your CV – join us as a Leader!

9 May 2019

Learn more
Be more
Our highly successful Scout Group is currently full and places for our meetings and other activities are frequently over-subscribed. So, we’re looking for new volunteers to join our experienced team and enhance the programme for our members.
Contribute to an amazing life experience for both you and our local community and enhance your CV by becoming one of our …

Robert (Bob) Jack

10 Apr 2019

Bob Jack
A First Cuffley Scout and Venture Scout leader

Robert Jack, also known as “Robin” or “Bob.” was brought up in Prestonpans, East Lothian. He initially joined scouting as a Wolf Cub and in his early years progressed through Scouts, Rover Scouts and served as a Wolf Cub leader.
Through this experience he developed and told a variety of stories that were …