2005 Medal of Honor Adventure

2005 Medal of Honor Adventure
Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

The three-day program emphasizes leadership, patriotism, and courage by impressing upon the minds of the nation's youth the tenets of responsible citizenship. Participants will perform service work in the foundation's 52-acre Medal of Honor Grove, attend workshops, organize council fires, and tour Valley Forge National Historical Park. The participants' knowledge and understanding of the Medal of Honor will be enhanced by opportunities to meet and talk with Medal of Honor recipients in various settings.

Tuition: $150; includes housing, meals, and tours
Registration deadline: Thursday, October 6, 2005
Application Forms: download for individual or group

Schedule

Thursday, October 20, 2005

3:00-6:00 P.M.

Arrival and check-in

6:00 P.M.

Dinner

7:00 P.M.

A Visit with a Colonial Soldier

8:00 P.M.

Orientation

 

Friday, October 21, 2005

7:00 A.M.

Flag ceremony

7:30 A.M.

Breakfast

8:30 A.M.

Leadership Skills Workshop

9:30 A.M.

Service project

12:00 noon

Picnic lunch

1:00 P.M.

Service project

5:00 P.M.

Free time

6:00 P.M.

Dinner

7:00 P.M.

Council fire

10:00 P.M.

"Ghost Tour" - Medal of Honor Grove

 

Saturday, October 22, 2005

7:00 A.M.

Flag ceremony

7:30 A.M.

Breakfast

8:00 A.M.

Service project

12:00 noon

Lunch

1:00 P.M.

Tour of Valley Forge National Historical Park

6:00 P.M.

Banquet

7:00 P.M.

Recall of Valor - Medal of Honor Recipients

8:00 P.M.

Signer ceremony

 

Sunday, October 23, 2005

7:00 A.M.

Wake up

8:00 A.M.

Breakfast

9:00 A.M.

Chapel service

9:30 A.M.

Departure

For more information, contact Youth Programs Office: 1-800-896-5488, ext. 292, or visit our Web site at www.freedomsfoundation.com.