Author Archives: Jeff Lambert, Scoutmaster Emeritus

About Jeff Lambert, Scoutmaster Emeritus

Jeff Lambert is a former Scoutmaster of Troop 708, Castro Valley, California. Jeff is an Eagle Scout with over 16 years in Scouting. In his spare time Jeff runs his software development firm, JVHM, Inc.

Troop 708 Eagle Scout Saves Life

Edward “Eddie” Loss, the 82nd Eagle Scout to come out of Troop 708 in Castro Valley, California, was presented with the Lifesaving Award by the Brentwood City Council this¬†January, 2016. ¬†Eddie resusitated a 53 year old man who had

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Campaign Sign Removal Fundraiser

Boy Scout Troop 708 of Castro Valley took on the removal of Campaign Signs after the November 2010 elections. It was a great fundraiser supported by past Scoutmaster Mellon.

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2010 Summer Camp – Camp Chawanakee

The Scouts of Troop 708 made their way to Shaver Lake this past August to spend a week at Camp Chawanakee. The camp was fantastic and everyone had a great time earning merit badges, fishing, boating, swimming, shooting and just kicking around.

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June and July 2010 Camp Outs

Troop 708 had some great camping trips the last couple of months. The first trip was in June and consisted of a short ferry ride and hike to arrive at our campsite on Angel Island. The second was a backpacking trip to Camp Lake, located in the Emigrant Wilderness.

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Community Leadership Reception

The Community Leadership Reception is a yearly event held by the Tres Ranchos District of the Boy Scouts of America San Francisco Bay Area Council. The main purpose is twofold, to raise funds for the Council and District and to honor a leader with the “Good Scout Award”. This year Gordon Galvan was honored with the “Good Scout Award”. California Treasurer, Bill Lockyer, was the keynote speaker and our Troop’s very own Harrison Lambert also was asked to share his thought on Scouting.

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