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Scouting for Food

On Saturday Feb. 11, 2017 Troop 79 along with cub scout pack 373 participated in the scouting for food program which is a food collection drive to benefit needy families in Fayette county.

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Troop 79 Merit Badge Day

Troop 79 held our very own merit badge day on Dec 3, 2016 at Hopewell United Methodist Church. Merit badge classes offered included Automotive Maintenance, Citizenship in the Nation, Engineering, Personal Fitness, Personal Management & Programming.

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Troop 79 has been proudly chartered by Hopewell United Methodist Church of Tyrone, Georgia since 1974. We provide a strong year-round Scouting program utilizing the ideals and methods of the Boy Scouts of America. As we “Do Our Duty” to God, our Country, and to our Community, we cheerfully give back what we have received in scouting… one scout at a time. Become a member of the Troop 79 online family by creating an account. Members share in our event calendar, Photo Gallery and other Troop 79 exclusive items. Please enjoy your visit and come back often.