first meeting date TBD
Chartered by the
Hope St, San Jose, California, U.S.A.
Welcome to Sea Scout Ship
#300 - S.S.S. Spartan
BSA Silicon Valley Monterey
District, Alviso / San Jose / Santa
Clara County, California
Ship 300 Sea
Scouts vote to name
the ship "SPARTAN"
Pending charter approval,
Sea Scout Ship 300,
SVMBC Council, Pioneer
District will be known as:
The Ship’s name "Spartan"
has emerged as the
defining character of ship
300. Undaunted, each crew
member learns courage and
self discipline to
accomplish anything they
set their minds to.
Through dedication to each
other, family, reverence
and country The Spartan
Crews success is certain.
Also drawing from San Jose
influence on the Silicon
Valley region, the ship's
name "Spartan" is an ideal
the crew wishes to
institutions have been as
crucial to Silicon
Valley's success as San
Jose State University,
which trains many of the
designers and tech savvy
business people who keep
the Valley's technology
machine rolling." -- San Jose
to the crew of the
S.S.S. Spartan on the
new ship name!
300"? Ship 300
is a Boy Scouts of America (BSA) Sea Scout
unit (aka "Ship") operating in Alviso,
We are chartered by the South
Bay Yacht Club, Alviso (San Jose),
California, in October 2016.
Bay Yacht Club SBYC, 1491 Hope
Street, Alviso, Ca. 95002
Message from Skipper Mark Anderson
- In the heart of the most
influential region on earth, the Sea Scouts,
are building a vessel designed to carry a
ship load of opportunity. 14 to 20 year old
young men and women crew members are guided
by experienced adults while leading each
other through the Boy Scouts of America’s
Sea Scout program. The Ships Mission is to
leverage the incredible resources available
to the Scouts in the Silicon Valley Monterey
Bay Council and beyond to offer the highest
level of fun and life skills training in the
area. Confidence built on successes and
lessons learned from working with each other
is fundamental to accomplishing the Ships
mission. Investing in our future leader’s
good character and skills ensures a better
world for the Scouts and the world
historic South Bay Yacht Club, SBYC, is at
the center of this effort. Recognizing the
influence this region has had on the
world, the desire to provide a safe place
for our emerging leaders to become the
best they can be, the SBYC is making their
facility available to them by becoming
Ship 300’s Chartered Organization.
service to the community, the environment,
veterans and the charter, Sea Scouts of
Ship 300 gain even more confidence while
serving others and networking with
opportunity for this Scouting Unit to be
part of the re-vitalization of the Alviso
area is important to help preserve the
cities maritime history and make some
history of their own.
skilled, optimistic, fun loving servant
leaders is the life for me. Join us for
the fun of it if nothing else.
Yours in Scouting!
South Bay Yacht Club in
1916. The guy front-and-center is THE
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