Recording Service Hours on JTE/Good Turn for America Website
Please make sure you are recording all Service Hours on the JTE/Good Turn for America Website, including all Scouting for Food hours over the next couple of weekends. Recording these numbers is vital in helping the Council, District and your Unit achieve a GOLD Journey to Excellence rating.
You will need your unit ID and your unit number. You can get this information by calling the Tecumseh Council Service Center at 937-325-6449.
Unit ID: (five to 11 digits – get from service center)
Unit Type: (choose: Pack, Troop, Crew, Team, Post)
Unit Number: 0000 (always 4 digits – Troop 123 enter 0123)
Go to our website at http://www.scouting.org/JTE.aspx. Look for the “Service Project” area of the screen. Click on “Service hours website.” Or go directly to https://servicehours.scouting.org/UI/Security/Login.aspx.
Select “New Users Click Here” to register. Complete your information and create a user name and password. The user name must be unique (you may have to try again). Your e-mail address will be used only if you forget your password.
Enter your user name and password, then click “Login.” Select an option.
View All Previously Recorded Projects
To select the project you want to view or edit, click on the project name. To edit the project, click on the field, type in the correct information, and press “Update.” To print a certificate, press “Print Certificate.”
Report a Service Project
Select one service project type that best describes your project. Input the data requested:
- Date of the project
- Number of registered Scouts participating
- Number of non-Scouts (brothers, sisters, friends)
- Number of adult leaders participating
- Number of other adults participating
- Total hours worked (number of people times the length of time they worked)
- Organizations that joined you on the project
- Who or what organization benefited from the project
- Number of items collected (if applicable)
Click on “Submit.” When you submit your information, you will be asked whether you have any additional projects to record. To print a certificate, press “Print Certificate.”