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Buffalo Trail Council Kicks Off "Friends of Scouting" Campaign

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The Buffalo Trail Council of the Boy Scouts of America is trying to raise money for their annual fund drive.

The "Friends of Scouting" campaign kicked off on Thursday.         

This year, they're trying to raise $365,000 in less than three months.

In the past four years, the local Boy Scout membership has grown by 60 percent.

The "Friends of Scouting" campaign accounts for 16 percent of the council's annual budget.