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Scouting makes a direct and positive impact on your community by teaching positive values and leadership skills to youth. Join the individuals, corporations, and foundations who support Scouting's mission.

Donate Now!
The best way to support the Boy Scouts of America financially is by making a contribution directly to the local council that serves your community. Either over the phone, or through the mail, donations can be made directly to the Lincoln Heritage Council office at 502-361-2625 or through mail at Lincoln Heritage Council c/o FOS, 12001 Sycamore Station Place, Louisville, KY 40299. The Web site enables you to make a contribution online via major credit card, check, or PayPal, or you can print a form to send a contribution by mail.

Planned Gifts
Local council endowment ensures that Scouting will continue building character, fitness, and citizenship for years to come. Find out about ways to plan a gift to your local council and the additional personal income and tax benefits your gift can create.

Help grow big things with the Boy Scouts of America! Whether you donate to your local council or help build the next great high adventure camp, you give young people the chance to have fun, gain confidence, and become leaders who live the Scout Oath and the Scout Law.

Boy Scouts of America is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Your donations are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

Friends of Scouting


Unit fund-raising projects play an important role in enabling units to obtain new equipment, go on camping trips, and participate in other activities and events. More important, the way a unit earns money is of great importance in the education of youth members in basic values. The Lincoln Heritage Council annualy offers the following two fundraisers:  

Patriot Ride

The Patriot Ride is a charity ride through scenic Jefferson and surrounding counties. The 2017 Patriot Ride again promises to be a fun and safe event while benefiting nearly 26,000 Scouts in Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois and Tennessee.

Special Events

Support Scouting

Help ensure that Scouting will be here to build character, fitness, and citizenship for years to come.