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Owen's Eagle Project

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Allow me to share a bit more about my personal journey and the inspiration behind my Eagle project. My name is Owen Brough, and I proudly wear the title of Life Scout within the ranks of Troop 194 in the vibrant community of Bedford. Becoming a Life Scout has been a journey filled with challenges, growth, and a deepening sense of responsibility, leading me to a project that I'm truly passionate about.

As I stand at the threshold of the Eagle Scout rank, I find myself drawn to a project that goes beyond personal achievement—a project that embodies the values of scouting and the spirit of service. My Eagle project is centered around a cause that resonates deeply with me—the power of education and the simple joys that a good book or a cherished toy can bring.

In essence, my project comprises two integral components: the acquisition of books and the orchestration of a book and toy drive. The goal is not just to check off the requirements for advancement but to make a tangible and positive impact on the lives of others. Your support in this endeavor will play a pivotal role in realizing my vision.

Why books? I believe that knowledge is a transformative force, and access to literature is a gateway to empowerment. By purchasing books, I aspire to contribute to the educational journey of refugees, offering them not just words on paper but a world of possibilities and dreams. Education has the power to break barriers and build bridges, and I want to be a part of providing that opportunity.

The book and toy drive, on the other hand, is a celebration of childhood and the universal language of play. Refugees, often having faced unimaginable challenges, deserve moments of joy and normalcy. Through the generosity of those who support my project, we aim to provide not only educational resources but also a bit of happiness and comfort to individuals who may be navigating unfamiliar territories.

Your funds will be instrumental in realizing these goals. They will not just contribute to the purchase of books and toys but will symbolize a collective effort to make a positive difference in the lives of those who need it most. Every dollar raised is a step closer to creating a library of possibilities and a haven of joy for refugees seeking solace and a fresh start.

My journey towards Eagle Scout has been shaped by the values instilled in me through scouting—service, leadership, and a commitment to making the world a better place. I invite you to join me on this meaningful expedition, where your support becomes an integral part of a story that extends far beyond the pages of my scouting journey. Together, we can create a narrative of hope, empowerment, and the transformative power of community service.


  • Katie McGrath
    • $25 
    • 2 mos
  • Betsey Anderson
    • $25 
    • 3 mos
  • Erin Campbell
    • $20 
    • 3 mos
  • cindy haynes
    • $20 
    • 3 mos
  • Matthew Stevens Jr
    • $15 
    • 4 mos

Organizer and beneficiary

Owen Brough
Bedford, MA
Alexander Brough

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