Skip to main content

Eagle Scout honored

08/06/2014 01:32PM, Published by Lev, Categories: Schools


Leonard Johnson III



Leonard Johnson III, son of Sylvia and Robert Amis and the late Leonard Johnson, Jr., has earned the rank of Eagle Scout.

He is a graduate of Unionville High School and participated in SHOC (Students Helping Other Classmates) and UNITY (as a mentor for new students). He had been a member of the high school football team since ninth grade, playing varsity during his junior and senior years. He also played and coached in the URA basketball league. He will attend Millersville University in the fall.

Johnson began scouting at age 7 as a Cub Scout with St. Cornelius Pack 916. After earning the Arrow of Light Award, Lenny crossed over into Boy Scout Troop 22 in 2007, led by scoutmaster John McCabe. He earned 44 merit badges, and his community service includes Pocopson Founders Day, Red Clay Cleanup, and the Unionville Community Fair. His favorite service was the Kennett Food Cupboard, where he volunteered with both his troop and school history class.

For his Eagle project, Johnson constructed a lakeside public bird blind for the benefit of Locust Lake Village in the Pocono Mountains. This allows members of the community to have a protected view and photograph the numerous species of birds in the area. Lenny planned, solicited donations, secured materials, and coordinated the building and placement of the bird blind. The project included 318 volunteer hours.



Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Chester County's free newsletter to catch every headline



unionville high school boy scout


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

  • Clutterers Anonymous

    08/24/2017
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    Clutterers Anonymous℠ (CLA℠) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strengt...


  • RTC Broadway in the Borough

    08/24/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00AM

    Broadway in your Backyard! You don't have to drive to The City to hear professional voices and ...


  • Trivia Nights at Kennett Square Applebee's

    08/24/2017
    09:00PM — 11:00PM

    Start your studying for trivia nights at the Kennett Square Applebee’s! Trivia nights will be hel...


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

  • Bird Walk

    08/26/2017
    09:00AM — 11:00AM

    Newlin Grist Mill and Wild Birds Unlimited-Concordville are teaming up to explore the wonderful w...


  • Pop-Up Naturalist: "Water, Water Everywhere"

    08/26/2017
    01:00PM — 05:00PM

    Join Newlin's staff naturalist for an afternoon of exciting environmental activities. Look for th...


Chester County High School Sports