Related Events

Feb 23 - Mar 2, 2019
2019 Scouting For Food Drive 2/23-3/2

2019 Scouting For Food in McHenry County

Since 1910, the ideals of Scouting have guided our youth to perform "service to others and to the community." Responding to the plight of America's poor and hungry is a traditional Scouting "good turn." through Scouting for Food.

The SFF coordinator for Sycamore District is Susan Kelly or (847) 219 0882

Event Organization
Cub Scout, Scout and Venturing units will distribute Scouting for Food bags to neighborhoods on one day then will return to collect canned food contributions about one week later (on a pre-arranged day). Contributions to the Scouting for Food campaign will be distributed to the food banks, pantries, and kitchens in communities of the Scout units where the collections are made to help these providers meet the needs of our hungry neighbors.

·         Distribute flyers/bags on Saturday February 23th 2019.

·         Collect Donations Saturday March 2rd 2019.

Units can signup online at Link

Please do NOT call the food pantry


  • your local Food Pantry opening times and

  • your specific collection area.

Area coordinators list link to (PDF)

Area coordinators are still needed for the following areas:

  • Algonquin/LITH,

  • Spring Grove,

  • Hebron,

  • McHenry,

  • Richmond and Spring Grove.  

As an area coordinator, you work with the units in your town to coordinate collection areas and arrange an opening time with your local food pantry.  

for more information, Contact Susan Kelly at or (847) 219 0882 

Is your unit participating? Unit Participation information booklet (link to PDF)

Contact Susan Kelly at or (847) 219 0882 for more information