Welcome to One Grand Troop of Plano, Texas!

On behalf of the Scouts and Scouters (Scoutmaster, Assistant Scoutmasters and Troop Committee) of Troop 1000, we welcome your family to our organization, and will do all that we can to help make your son’s Scouting experience the best that it can be. Prospective families: The Troop Family Guide has most …

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Family Campout and Picnic – May 21 – 23, 2021

Bob Woodruff Park, South Join us Saturday May 22 at Bob Woodruff South – 3840 E Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75074 Map Picnic style dinner with Hamburgers, Hotdogs, and Vegetarian options. Please follow the link below for permission form and PayPal information. We will have out 2nd Quarter Court of Honor with merit badges, …

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2021 NYLT & ILST

There are highly recommended training courses for any and all PLC members. National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed 6-Day program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. The NYLT course centers …

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Scoutmaster Minute – April 2021 (2)

Fish Stories Last year, while I was fishing, I fell in the water, but it really wasn’t my fault. A smallsunfish hit my chartreuse wooly-bugger fly and I was fighting it. Then, a largemouthbass swallowed the sunfish. Then, a northern pike swallowed the bass. Then an 8-footlong musky exploded out of the water, swallowing the …

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Scouting For Food 2021

Chisholm Trail completed the Scouting for Food 2021 Challenge on April 17 Troop 1000 joined in sorting canned goods and non-perishables at the Tom Thumb on Independence and Parker. Thank you to all the Scouts and adults who collected over 1500 food items for Plano Food Pantry. Thanks to all who volunteered last month for …

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Scoutmaster Minute – April 2021

Leave a TraceWe spend quite a bit of time learning how to ‘Leave No Trace’ on our camping trips. We take extra care to ensure that we leave as little impact as possible and let others enjoy the unspoiled outdoors. However … you all know that no matter how hard we try, we do leave …

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New Unit patches!

Troop 1000 is pleased to announce new 50Year anniversary patches for our unit. These will be available in our Clothes Closet for $6 apiece. Show you are a part of the long history of One Grand Troop.

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T1000 earns JTE Gold Award

In addition to our Rank advancements and Merit Badges at Court of Honor, Troop 1000 was awarded the Journey to Excellence Gold Award for 2020. Scouting’s Journey to Excellence (JTE) is the BSA aspirational planning, performance and recognition program designed to encourage and reward success of our units, districts, and councils. It is meant to encourage excellence …

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Court of Honor: March 2021

Rank Advancements StarHaroon TondaladinneEagleAndrew HoangEagle PalmsAndrew Hoang Brennan Shipley Becky Smith Chiefs Terry Caskey Becky Smith

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WITWIT1000

When last we left our intrepid Scouts… Troop 1000 participated in the Chisholm Trail District Camporee at Camp Trevor-Rees Jones for the last weekend in April, 2021. The theme was Dinosaurs so activities reflected “Hunting and Gathering” “Mammoth Hunt” “The Floor is Lava” and “The Quest for Fire”. Troop 1000 did not win any events …

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Clothes Closet

T1000 Clothes Closet is open every month on Money Monday to sell new items, as well as accept and distribute gently used Scout uniforms and equipment. Make checks out to Troop 1000.

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