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.

October Campout - Cedar Hill State Park - SIGN UP NOW!

Posted on Oct 19 2017 - 9:21am

October 20-22, Troop 1001 will be camping at Cedar Hill State Park which sits on the shore of Joe Pool Lake. Scouts will be able to go hiking and geocaching as well as visit an old Texas farm and historical center. Pack your hiking shoes and look out for muggles! Money Monday will be October 16th. $15 per scout for food. More info at upcoming meetings.

Winter Camp Merit Badges – help needed!

Posted on Oct 19 2017 - 9:21am

Winter Camp is 1/12 – 1/14.  Our scouts have expressed an interest in working on the following Merit Badges at Winter Camp, and we need Merit Badge Counselors to be available for instruction or assistance.  If you have an interest and are willing, please contact Leslie Hassler (leslie@yourbizrules.com), or Nick Sulkowski (nick.sulkowski@kimley-horn.com).  There will be a future sign-up genius sent to facilitate this as well.

October Campout, Geocaching Merit Badge - help needed!

Posted on Oct 19 2017 - 9:20am

We are looking for an adult to teach the Geocaching Merit Badge at the October Cedar Hill State Park Campout.  If you have geocaching experience or are willing to learn and teach this badge at camp, please contact Nick Sulkowski (nick.sulkowski@kimley-horn.com).  Larry Chrisman has taught this merit badge in the past, and has some instructional materials that can be used and is willing to provide guidance to the new instructor.

Cottonwood - Adult help desperately needed! ALL Scout Families NEED TO SIGN UP!!!

Posted on Oct 5 2017 - 5:18pm

We are still in great need of adult volunteers during load-in hours on Thursday afternoon and all day Friday and throughout the event.  Please read the details below and use the SignUpGenius.  WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Service Hours Opportunity - Arapaho United Methodist - 9/30 and 10/14

Posted on Sep 24 2017 - 8:21pm

The infamous Arapaho United Methodist Pumpkin Patch takes place every year at southeast corner of Coit and Arapaho from October 1 through October 31.  The proceeds of each pumpkin purchase supports the farmers of the Navajo Nation of New Mexico, Kids Against Hunger and Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON).

Court of Honor - 10/2 @ TBC

Posted on Sep 24 2017 - 8:21pm

The next Court of Honor will take place on October 2 at 7pm at TBC.  More details to follow when the date is closer.

To be included in the 10/2 Court of Honor, scouts must have all merit badge and rank advancements submitted/complete by September 25.