​Upcoming Events



 14 Friday - 16 Sunday Whitewater Rafting, Ohiopyle 

 22 Saturday Ernie Heegard Celebration at Camp Horseshoe 1:30PM

 23 to 29- Horseshoe Summer Camp WEEK ONE 

 30 to 7/6- Horseshoe Summer Camp WEEK TWO

Joe Cady

Camp Horseshoe wish list!

Consider donating a needed item to a program area at camp Horseshoe. 

Click here for the list.  

Ernie Heegard

This has been a very difficult time for the Troop 78 family,

with the passing of Ernie, Bob Matje Sr., and Joe Cady.

        The families have asked that if you wish,

please make a donation to the Friend's of Troop 78. 

If you wish to make a donation to the Friends online,

​please select the name of the person you would like

to give on behalf of and click the donate button.

        Alternatively, you may also make a check out to:

"Friends of Troop 78" and send it to the 

Friends treasurer:

Brian Miller, 139 Lisa Drive, Paoli, PA 19301.

        All donations to the Friends are used for the

furtherance of the scouting program to which

these gentlemen were so dedicated.

Thank you


Make a Donation to Willistown Troop 78

  Make a  Donation to Camp Horseshoe  

Boy Scouts of America

 The Troop 78 Family honors the passing Ernie Heegard, Bob Matje Sr., and Joe Cady. 

"Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people & his country, he can rest in peace." - Nelson Mandela

      "In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years." - Abraham Lincoln

      "Analysis of death is not for the sake of becoming fearful but to appreciate this precious lifetime.” - Dalai Lama

      "A great soul serves everyone all the time. A great soul never dies. It brings us together again and again." - Maya Angelou 

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Bob Matje

​​​Over 90 years of service to the youth of Chester County Pennsylvania

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