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.  It was a great spot located above some of the old buildings that are remnants to the past history of the island.  The Scouts enjoyed Continue reading

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Community Leadership Reception

The Community Leadership Reception is a yearly event held by the Tres Ranchos District of the 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’s Good Scout Award was presented to Continue reading

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Castro Valley Welcomes Home USAF Sgt Sean Pellaton

Saturday, July 11, 2009, Castro Valley welcomed home United States Air Force Sergeant Sean Pellaton.  Sgt. Pellaton was returning home from his second tour of duty in Afghanistan where he was a member of a medical evacuation helicopter crew charged with rescuing injured soldiers and civilians and also performing search and rescue missions. Continue reading

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