Charles L. Sommers Alumni Association
George D. Hedrick Volunteer Service Award
Created in 1995 and awarded by the Charles L. Sommers Alumni Association, Inc.
(SAA)'s Board of Directors, the George D. Hedrick Volunteer Service Award recognizes
individuals whose service and dedication to the Northern Tier National High Adventure
Program is noteworthy in terms of both its impact and/or duration. The award honors
former Region Ten Executive and ardent Canoe Base supporter, George Hedrick.
Recipients are presented with a plaque, as well as having their names inscribed
on a permanent plaque, which hangs in the Charles L. Sommers Lodge.
Those recipients who are registered BSA members are entitled to wear the Community
Organization Award (COA) square knot on their Scout uniform.
Nominations may be submitted to the SAA Board of Directors using the
Hedrick Volunteer Service Award Nomination Form
Page updated on:
September 12, 2023