Rose Hodgson Memorial Award

Steve Locke

Steve Locke
has been involved with Scouting since 1976 where he began as a Cub and Scout leader in Sarnia. Steve also was a part of the 1st Corunna Troop in 1977 as well as helped new scout leaders in their own troops throughout Sarnia. Steve held many administrative roles with Scouting including Assistant District Commissioner in 1984 and Great Lakes Region Assistant Commissioner.

Steve continued his involvement in Scouting in the 90ís by taking the role of Regional Commissioner for the Great Lakes Region from 1993 to 1996, and then became the St. Clair District P.R. chair till 1998 and President of the St. Clair district until 1999. He also held Commissioner roles for Camlachie and Point Edward from 2003 to today.

Steve has also been involved in many camps for training other leaders, as well as involved in child abuse programs throughout his Scouting career.

Steve has been involved as chair and on staff for many youth camps throughout the years.
He was the Team Leader for the Welsh Jamboree where he took 24 Scouts to Wales and England for 21 days.   He has been involved with Canadian Jamborees and In 1994 he headed the Great Lakes Jamboree which is held every 2 years and continues today. 

In 1995 he Chair DIBC World Brotherhood auction. Held yearly in May this event has raised $30,000 for Scouting youth in disadvantaged countries. Projects have included paying for translating books for Scouting in the Ukraine to supporting projects in Kenya, Belize and Rwanda.

Steve has been the recipient of the Certificate of Merit in 1988, the Silver Acorn for distinguished service to Scouting in 1996, and has also received the Queens Golden Jubilee Medal and Scouts Canada 100th Anniversary Medal.   

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