Order of the Arrow Announcements
This page contains announcements made in 2006. The announcements exist
solely for the purpose of historical archive and may not be current.
Please see the OA Announcements section for the
most recent announcements.
2006 National Planning Meeting
New National Officers Elected, Conference Vice Chiefs, 2007 OA Service Grant
Recipients Announced, and more.
Quality Lodge Pin
The National Order of the Arrow Committee authorized the creation of a pin to be worn on the lodge flap for lodges certified as a Quality Lodge.
ArrowCorps5 Staff Application
Interested in being on ArrowCorps5 Staff during the summer of 2008? Learn more about this exciting opportunity of how you can be part of a once-in-a-lifetime experice!
High Adventure Promotions Contest
The Order of the Arrow High Adventure Promotions Team will award
iPod Nanos to four lodge chiefs, one from each region, whose lodges register
the most Arrowmen for the 2007 Sea Base Ocean Adventure, Philmont Trail
Crew, and Northern Tier Wilderness Voyage. Be sure to read about the complete
details for this contest and sign up for a High Adventure program today!
Silver Buffalo and Silver Antelope Recipients
Congratulations to Brad Haddock, National Order of the Arrow Chairman,
recent recipient of the Silver Buffalo. Congratulations also go out to
Mike Bliss, Jim Barbieri, Ray Capp, Brian Hashiro, and Kevin Moshier,
recipients of the
Silver Antelope. Thank you for your long standing commitment to the
Boy Scouts of America and to the Order of the Arrow.
Quality Lodge Recipients for 2005
Every OA lodge has the opportunity to achieve the status of
Quality Lodge. The requirements provide a guide
for a successful lodge, addressing inductions, service,
camp promotion, membership, events, and other aspects of
lodge operation. The Quality Lodge program
recognizes a level of excellence in lodge program and operation.
Congratulations to the lodges that received this honor.
Distinguished Service Award Recipients for 2006
The Order of the Arrow Distinguished Service Award honors those
who give great service to the Order beyond the lodge level.
See the outstanding Arrowmen who will be presented the DSA
at NOAC 2006.
Red Arrow Award recipients for 2006
The Red Arrow Award is presented for distinguished service to the
Order of the Arrow by either non-Scouters or Scouters who are not
members of the Order of the Arrow.