Troop 1030 is located in Historic Punta Gorda, Florida chartered by American Legion Post 103.
Our meetings are every Monday evening from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at the American Legion Post 103.
Troop 1030 is Scout led to prepare our scouts to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law.
Our fun and exciting program and outdoor adventures prepare the youth in our community for a lifetime of character, independence, citizenship, leadership, camaraderie, team work and outdoor skills all in accordance with the principles of Scouting, focusing on traditional skills, 1st aid, orienteering, emergency preparedness, survival skills and the values of pioneering and frontiersman-ship.
About BSA Scout Troop 1030
Scoutmaster Chris is an Eagle Scout. He also served in the Army and was deployed to Desert Storm. After the military, he joined the Police Dept. and volunteered his time in EMS and as a firefighter. Chris went to paramedic school, became a paramedic and joined the Philadelphia Fire Department and worked there for over 15 years. After injuring his shoulder, he was medically retired and moved to Port Charlotte Florida couple years later. Chris is also a Mason, Shriner and a member of the American Legion.
Assistant Scoutmaster John is a retired Fire Chief recently moved to North Port Florida from Ohio with his family. John dedicated over 20 years to the Greenfield Township Fire Dept. in Carroll, Ohio.
John is a Paramedic