Welcome to Boy Scout Troop 1001, Richardson, Texas!

This is the official website of Troop 1001 of Richardson, Texas.  It is designed to help you learn more about our troop, its activities and programs, and see where we have been and where we are headed.  The troop meets Mondays from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. (except summer months and Mondays following a campout), at Trinity Bible Church, 400 West Campbell Road, across from Richardson Regional Hospital.

Visitors please read the About Us page to learn more about Troop 1001.  Questions?  Fill out the Contact Us form.

Troop members may log in to view the calendar, see important announcements, and retrieve activity forms, among other services.

Troop 1001 members: you must log in to see most of the information here.  A message with your user ID and password was sent to your email address when your account was created.  When you receive it, please log in right away and change your password to one you will remember by clicking on the My Profile link at top left.  Still having trouble?  Read Can't log in? for next steps.

Luke Weigel’s Eagle Scout Project - Volunteers Needed

Posted on Sep 16 2019 - 6:23pm

Luke Weigel’s Eagle Scout project work days will be on October 12th and 13th at the Weigel’s house. We will be building a Little Free Library to be installed at Dartmouth Elementary in Richardson, TX. Tools will be provided, but please bring your own gloves and safety goggles if possible. Also, unless severe inclement weather occurs, we will still work since we will be in the garage. Lunch/snacks and water will also be provided. Please note: Because this work involves power tools, we are asking that volunteers be at least 13 years old or First Class rank. Please click here to volunteer. Thank you for your support!

September Campout Update

Posted on Sep 15 2019 - 10:58pm

Don’t forget to sign up for the September campout at Kerr Scout Ranch where we will hike, fish, kayak and canoe.

Registration update: We are adding rigor around outdoor programing in order to smooth out process. Parents and scouts attending the campout need to register by 6 p.m. on Money Monday. This allows us to check money, permission slips and driver capacity during the meeting. After 6 p.m., you will be waitlisted until we determine driver capacity.

Cottonwood Art Festival

Posted on Sep 15 2019 - 10:57pm

The Signupgenius is now up for the fall Cottonwood Arts Festival.  The City of Richardson's Cottonwood Art Festival is celebrating it's 50th anniversary this year! Through our volunteer activity, this festival becomes Troop 1001's primary fundraising activity. The volunteer dates for the Spring show are are October 2-6, 2019.  For additional information and to sign up for service opportunities, please see the Sign Up Genius: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e4dacab2ca20-cottonwood11

Service Hours @ Arapaho United Methodist - Pumpkin Unloading!

Posted on Sep 15 2019 - 10:57pm
Pumpkin Truck Unloading!
Service hours for scouts, parents welcome!  Lots of fun and donuts! 
  • Saturday September 28th 9am-12pm
  • Saturday Oct 12th 9am- 12pm
Arapaho United Methodist Church
1400 W Arapaho Rd
Richardson, Tx 75080

Also, sign up below to work a 2 hour shift with a parent and scout throughout the patch.  The patch is open Sept 28th- Oct 31st from 11am-7pm

Flags In - This Saturday

Posted on Sep 13 2019 - 7:22am

If you haven't signed up already, please do.  Flags in this Saturday morning.  Details on the Signup Genius:


Merit Badge Counselor Training - 9/30 @7pm @ TBC

Posted on Sep 10 2019 - 6:22pm

Learn how to be a Merit Badge Counselor and file the application required.  Provided by Troop 1001 at Trinity Bible Church, September 30, 7pm – 8pm.   Will be offered again in January. No registration or fee.  Instructor: Michael Reisinger.   This training is also available online by Scouting BSA, no fee. www.my.scouting.org