Boy Scouts to host Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award Banquet

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Boy Scouts of America is holding a banquet Thursday night to honor community members for helping the organization.

The event is also a fundraiser, with plates costing $75. The Whitney M. Young Junior Service Award will also be presented.

"They're being recognized for their outstanding services and offering scouting opportunities to youth from rural or low income urban backgrounds," said Phaedra Childers with the Chattahoochee Council BSA Advisory Board.

Boy Scouts help thousands of youths in our area, and you can help them by attending the banquet this Thursday.

For tickets, call 706-327-2634.

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