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2013 Flower Sale

2013 Boy Scout Troop 200 Flower Sale

March 12th – April 9th

2013 T200 Flower Sale Scout Order Form Final

Instructions & Important Information

  1. Wear your Scout uniform.
  2. Present yourself, including your name and the fact that you are from Boy Scout Troop 200, to your potential customer.
  3. Ask your potential customer if they would like to support you and Troop 200 by purchasing flower annuals.
  4. Discuss options and colors.
  5. Collect their money before you leave. Say THANK YOU!
  6. No ½ flats – we will sell only full flats.
  7. Give Order Form and money for the orders to Mrs. Tawnya Lewis, Flower Sale Coordinator-in-training, aka Pansy Pusher, by 4/9/13.
    *New Consolidated Order Form similar to Popcorn Sales*
  8. Checks payable to “BSA Troop 200”.
  9. YOU must pick up your orders on May 10th ! and deliver the flowers to your customers. Customers should not go to the church to get their flowers.
  10. Questions? Contact: Mrs. Leaver 614-761-0075 or
    Mrs. Lewis 614-448-7087

REMEMBER – Flower Sale Turn-in Day April 9th
Flower Pick-Up Day – May 10th – 4pm to 7pm
Northwest United Methodist Church
The profit from the sale of the flowers will be distributed as follows:

  • Your Scout account: Approximately 75%
  • The Troop General Fund: Approximately 25%
  • The Top seller (total sales volume) will receive $40 in Dick’s Sporting Goods gift card.
  • The Scout with the second highest total sales volume will receive a $20 Dick’s Sporting Goods gift card.

Remember, the money to the general fund goes to pay for campouts, troop camping equipment, Courts of Honor, advancements, awards, and various Troop necessities.


Here are links to photo pages for the flowers we offer:

Flower Sale 2013 – Potted Plants
Flower Sale 2013 – Hanging Baskets
Flower Sale 2013 – Flats

2013 Spring Court of Honor


Northwest United Methodist Church
Chapel in the Woods (Indoors if Raining)
Sunday, April 14, 2013
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

All family members are welcome to come and celebrate their Scout’s hard work!

Refreshments will be served at the end of the program.
All Scouts need to wear their full Class “A” uniform.
The cut-off date to turn-in merit badge blue cards to Mr. Vidosh or
Mrs. Pitzer is TUESDAY, April 2nd.

Please contact either of them if you have specific questions.
If you have other questions contact
Eric or Kim DeWeese at
Ph: (614) 527-0937

Kroger Community Rewards Program

Due to the implementation of Kroger’s new privacy policy to NOT share personal customer information, we will no longer be able to allocate the amount of money based on what you spend to your scout’s account.  The money received from Kroger will all go to the Troop general fund, just like the Spaghetti dinner proceeds do.  There are still other opportunities to earn money for your scout account like the fall popcorn sale and spring flower sale.

Troop 200 participates in the Kroger Community Rewards Program. This program is used to help our scouting families earn money that will go into the Troop 200 Fund.


The Kroger Community Rewards Program is a yearly program where they pay money to the participating groups. The groups receive quarterly payments for cycles ending in January, April, July and October. The amount Kroger pays out is a share of the total spent by ALL participating groups during that quarter. As such, we never know how much will be received each time. If you want more specific information on the program, go to

When we do receive a payment from Kroger, it includes a detailed report showing the Kroger card number, name and amount earned for each person from our single group. We then add this money to the Troop 200 Account.  To participate, you must have a Kroger Rewards Card AND register that card at

EACH YEAR you must select Troop 200 as the group you want to earn funds for. You can make this selection starting April 1st of each year. If you don’t choose by May 1st, your purchases won’t count until you do make a selection. If you aren’t sure, check your online account with Kroger.

You can only change your group every 6 months. Friends, family, and/or coworkers can register to help earn extra funds for the Troop.   The group you have selected should show on the bottom of the Kroger receipt.

Per Kroger guidelines, the following purchases are NOT counted towards you quarterly spending total: alcohol, tobacco, government‐assisted pharmacy expenses, postage stamps, Kroger gift cards, Green Dot Prepaid Cards, gift certificates, bottle deposits, lottery and promotional tickets, fuel, fuel center purchases, office services and Sales Tax. It DOES include out‐of‐pocket co‐pays for non‐government‐assisted pharmacy programs.


Go to the Kroger website:  Log-in to your account (set up new account if you haven’t registered before)Select COMMUNITY REWARDS
Select Edit Community Rewards Program Information

  1. Enter # 82001; Select SEARCH
  2. Select the Radio Button for: BOY SCOUT TROOP 200 (You will see the address listed is my home address since that is where Kroger sends the quarterly earnings check.)
  3. SAVE the changes


Karen Klosterman
Troop 200
(614) 562-7547

Going Bald for Eagles

Going Bald for Eagles

You’re invited!  March 2nd, 9am to 10:30am

Troop 200 12 in ’12: Going Bald for Eagles

(free) Pancake Breakfast at NWUMC

The Troop 200 celebration of ranking 12 scouts to Eagle rank in 2012… Holding true to his commitment if the troop every achieved 10 Eagle scouts in one year, retired Scoutmaster Mr. Kirk Riley will allow our 12 recent Eagles to shave his head. Ceremony to begin promptly at 9am with a free pancake and sausage breakfast for all immediately following. Please RSVP with your name and number attending by Feb. 28 to Jill,

Volunteer Dinner

NW United Methodist Church is once again the location for the Buckeye District Adult Volunteer Celebration Dinner this year on March 9th, 5:30 – 9:00pm. The Committee has graciously agreed to reimburse via scout account the $12 cost for any of our Volunteers that will be receiving an award this year. Those being honored with an award, as decided by the district, will be receiving an email very soon, however all adult volunteers are welcome to attend. Adult guests must pay the $12. See a Committee member for details. Anyone wishing to attend must register and pay for the dinner at this link.