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Jakob Coonen; Nevada County a great place to be a scout

Nevada County is a great place to be a Boy Scout, and an even better place to be an Eagle Scout.

As I recently found out while working on my Eagle Scout project, the people and businesses here are incredibly generous. I would like to thank the following organizations and businesses for their gracious donations of time, money, and resources. Grass Valley Host Lions, Madison Masonic Lodge, Gold Country Lions, Don Ryberg, Grayson Coney of the Tsi-Akim Maidu, The Food Bank of Nevada County, Chicago Park Store, Hanson Brothers, B&C Hardware, Weiss Brothers Nursery, Prospectors Nursery, Garden Gals Landscaping and the Master Gardeners of Nevada County.

Without their help, my project would not have become a reality.

Jakob Coonen, 17, BSA Troop 232

Chicago Park

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