TSBSG Thinking Day,World Brotherhood/ Sisterhood Day Celebrations on 22/2/2016Bharat Scouts & Guides Telanganan State Association has issued Instructions for Celebration of Thinking Day and World Brotherhood / Sisterhood Day on 22-02-2016. Greetings & Best wishes for Scouts and Guides for the year 2016. You are aware that we are celebrating the Joint Birthday of Lord & Lady Baden Powell on 22nd February 2016 as "Thinking Day" which is a regular feature of Scout and Guide Movement. This year also let us celebrate the Day with more commitment and in joyful manner. This day of thought, action and sharing coming closer like every year.
"Thinking Day" is an important way for boys and girls and dropouts to learn about our Global Action Theme through fun activities in their communities. The efforts of boys and girls around the world raising money for World Thinking Day also provides an essential source of funding for the gigantic work of the World Association in support.
Therefore, a small token of appreciation of our support will be highly appreciated. The fund collected will be sent to "World Association of Girl Guide and Girl Scouts" (WAGGS). All the Scouters / Guiders / Rover Leaders / Ranger Leaders / Flock Leaders / Cub Masters along with Bulbuls / Cubs / scouts / Guides / Rovers / Rangers to make the celebration enjoyable and memorable by organizing various competitions. The highlight of this event may be based on mainly oft three issues like: competition on Essay Writing (Life history of B.P.& Lady B.P. and the theme of importance of poor countries), Painting, Drawing Competitions and quiz for Scouts and Guides. Handicrafts and Skills competition preparation of useful articles.
After celebration on the above theme, Districts will be requested to send the reports with Photographs and 50% of funds collected to State Headquarters on or before 10th March 2016. Thinking Day Fund should be raised by the Districts on 22nd February 2016, by meeting high level Dignitaries, VIPs, Business people etc., visualizing Scouting in society. Out of the total fund collected 50 % of the amount may be retained by the District and balance fund be sent to State Headquarters in the name of "State Treasurer, Bharat Scouts and Guides, State Headquarters, Domalguda Hyderabad".
For further information on "World Thinking Day (WTD) 2016", you may contact State Headquarters.