Unit and Adult Leader Area
Welcome to our unit and adult leader area. Your unit has chosen the Trail's End popcorn sale as its major fundraising activity for the year. By selling Trail's End popcorn not only will your unit be able to raise all the money it needs so that you can have a great, fun year but your Scouts can also earn awesome prizes just by selling!
Spend some time looking through this site. You will find all kinds of great information. Contact us if you need more information.
Key Dates for 2014:
| July 30 || Popcorn Orientation #1 (See the Above Map for Locations) |
| August 12 || Popcorn Orientation #2 (See the Above Map for Locations) |
| August 18 || Deadline for Units to place first order (Show and Sell) |
| September 5 & 6 || Popcorn Distribution at District Sites |
| September 12 || Friday Drawings Begin |
| October 6 || Units can start entering their second order (Door to Door) |
| October 16 & 17 || Popcorn returns to Graebel |
| October 20 || Deadline for Units to place second order (Door to Door) |
| Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 || Popcorn Distribution at Graebel |
| December 3 || All money needs to be into the Denver Area Council (Paid in Full) Prize order Deadline |
Sign your unit up for this year's popcorn sale by using completing the online form or by printing and faxing to 303.433.9978 or emailing the Popcorn Commitment form.
Trail's End Popcorn Information
The online popcorn system allows your unit to order its popcorn and prizes online. You also have the opportunity to set up this system for each of your Scouts so that they can order their popcorn and prizes online and submit them to you for approval. Your unit's popcorn Kernel should have received a login and password sheet from the Council Office. If you are the unit's popcorn Kernel and have not received this information, please contact Scot Fuller at 720.266.2126.
Weekly email updates are sent to anyone listed on the Trail's End popcorn database. If you are not getting these emails, you can view the updates on the popcorn news page, or you can call Scot Fuller at 720.266.2126 to update your contact information so that you will be sure to get the most recent updates.
Sample Order Calculator - Help plan your popcorn order for show and sell with this order calculator. You only need to enter your Unit # and how much you are planning in selling and it will give you the by national averages what you need to order.
Selling Tips and Tricks - Trail's End Popcorns best proven Tips and Tricks for your Popcorn Sale.
Friday Frenzy Flyer - Motivate your boys for the Popcorn Sale with the Denver Area Council Friday Frenzy Give-away!
2014 Future Champions Popcorn Kick-Off Powerpoint - Presentation given to our Future Champion Units to train on what makes a succesful popcorn sale.
How-to for Online Sales - A quick how-to postcard to share with your families on setting up your online sales.
Trails-End Popcorn College Scholarship - Learn more about the Trail's End Scholarship available to your youth along with all the other popcorn prizes.
Virtual Popcorn Sale Planner - A Step-by-Step plan to ensure success at your Popcorn Sale.
Sample Unit Popcorn Sales Packet #1 - Sample Unit Popcorn Sales Documents and plans from a high selling pack.
Sample Unit Popcorn Sales Packet #2 - Sample Unit Popcorn Sales Documents from a high selling pack.
Sample Letter to Give to Parent's At Popcorn Kick-off - A letter to help explain to parents the importance of the popcorn sale as your one fundraiser for the year.
How to Increase Your Popcorn Sale per Boy (Dollar Goal) - Worksheet to help you build a per boy dollar goal.
How to Increase your Popcorn Sale per Boy (Container Goal) - Worksheet to help you build a per boy container goal.
Unit Popcorn Kick-Off Powerpoint - A sample popcorn Kick-off Powerpoint to help you have a fun, effective kick-off.
Popcorn Parent Handout - Give your parents the key program and sale information by customizing this parent handout for your popcorn kickoff.
Trail's End Sale Poster 1
Trail's End Sale Poster 2
Youth Popcorn Sales Tracker
Trails End Training Videos - Watch clips on how to train your leaders, teach your kids on how to sell popcorn, how to have an effective kick-off, and how to use the Trail's End System.
Sample Scout Check-Out Form - Use this form to check-out popcorn to your scouting families for their use of show and sell and show and deliver.
Square.com - Set up an account through Square to allow your unit to accent Credit Cards.
ACH Authorization Form - Fill out this form to have your Popcorn Payment withdrawn directly from your Unit Bank Account.