St. George's Trek Application Deadline:
August 1, 2014


The deadline to apply for the St. George's Trek is August 1st.  Scouts must submit an application and a letter of recommendation from his/her pastor, parochial vicar, or youth director.  All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.  The Diocese of Charleston Catholic Committee on Scouting will pay for the course fee and the scout is responsible for their personal gear and transportation to and from Albuquerque, NM. 


Find more information on the Trek and a link to a testimonial by a recent St. George's Trek participant.

The Diocese of Charleston Catholic Committee on Scouting
Welcomes donations in support of the following works and activities:

  • Promotes the Religious Emblems programs and the presentation of Boy Scout, Girl Scout, and American Heritage Girls Catholic Awards for all ages.

  • Promotes Adult Religious Awards and recognition.

  • Provide information materials and medals display (by request) for most Religious Emblems of other faith, we provide this service because a "Scout is Reverent" regardless of what faith he/she is.

  • Promote all of the NCCS programs.

  • Provide scholarships to the St. George Trek at Philmont, NM.

  • Scouting in the Catholic Church at Philmont, NM.

  • Rosary Patch program.

  • Trail of American Saints patch program.

  • Pope Paul VI (National Catholic Quality Unit Award).

  • National Gold Medallion Award (Unit Award).

  • The Golden Bow Recognition. -- extinct

  • Third Milennium Program.

  • Pope John Paul II, Patch program.

  • Annual Religious Emblems Retreat .

  • Annual Scout Convocation

  • Adult leadership development training program each year.

  • Train and approve all Religious Emblem Counselors for the Religious Emblems program.

"Your generous donation will help fund all of these programs"

Donate -- online or -- by check.

Make checks payable to DoCCCS
Please note in Memo section if the check is for the St. George Trek.

Bishop England Trek

2016 Application

Religious Emblems Retreat
January 11-12, 2019

St. Joseph Church, Columbia