Community Service Organization of the Year

The San Antonio Elks Lodge 216 recognized Helotes Boy Scout Troop 888 as their 2014-2015 Community Service Organization of the Year!  A few adult leaders and scouts were on hand to accept this wonderful award.  In addition, Elmer Tablizo, the Committee Chairman, was also awarded the Elks Distinguished Citizenship Award.

  • OA Spring Gathering - Induction & Fellowship Weekend Troop 888's first inductees, 5 scouts and 2 adult leaders, attended the Spring Gathering and completed their Ordeal at Bear Creek Scout Ranch.  The attendees were able to survive ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2015, 4:52 PM by Elmer Tablizo
  • March Advancements and Recognition This has been a big month for growth for the Troop!  We held our Q1 Court of Honor and advanced several scouts to their next rank.  We also had our ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2015, 10:00 PM by Elmer Tablizo
  • February Transitions It was a big month of transition for the Troop.  We attended two Blue-to-Gold / Crossover ceremonies and welcomed eight Webelos into our Troop this month.  We also held ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2015, 9:33 PM by Elmer Tablizo
  • January - Pinewood Derby The Troop once again assisted our Pack 888 with their annual Pinewood Derby. We loved watching the Cub Scouts race their cars!  We assisted with the weigh in, checked in ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2015, 9:23 PM by Elmer Tablizo
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The mission of the Boy Scouts of America...
to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

        Boy Scouting Means "Doing"

Upcoming volunteer events
“The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others.” - Sir Robert Baden-Powell
  • March 7:  San Antonio Elks Lodge 216 Chuck Wagon Cook Off
  • March 21:  Los Reyes Carnival Carnival