Lodge Vision

Vision Statement

Our vision is that Tatanka Lodge will be the PREMIER lodge in the nation, cheerfully providing supreme PROGRAM for its members, as well as meaningful and valuable SERVICE to its council and surrounding community.

“Premier” means…
  • Journey To Excellence
  • Section Recognition
  • National Awards
“Program” means…
  • Ceremonies
  • Dance and Drum
  • Fellowship
    • Games, movies and other activities
    • Outdoor adventures
  • Participation and active membership
    • Strong attendance at national and section events
    • Have strong membership retention
  • Communication
    • Chapter Chiefs to their Chapters
    • Within the Lodge Executive Committee
    • Spreading ideas and learning
    • OA Troop Reps (connection chapters to troops, promoting OA events, and setting the OA example)
    • Brotherhood and the Nimat program
“Service” means…
  • Quality Elangomats
  • Service projects
  • Encouraging Arrowmen to staff Council programs
    • Summer Camps
    • NYLT
    • Teaching in council and scout settings
    • Spreading ideas
    • Being astute learners
  • Promoting camping(especially at Council Camps)
  • Setting the example to the community of what Scouts are