The advent calendar of the Guides and Scouts of Finland

By buying the Advent Calendar of the Guides and Scouts of Finland you are supporting local children and youth.

The Scouts’ Advent Calendar 2019

The Advent Calendar of the Guides and Scouts of Finland is the most important funding source for Finland’s more than 750 scout groups. The sales income of the calendars goes fully in the scouts’ activities, and the majority is received by the local scout groups. Buy your calendar online or from a young guide or scout in shopping centers or events.

With the proceeds of the Advent Calendars, local scout groups are able to, for example, purchase camping equipment for their camps and excursions, offer lower camp fees or renovate their sailing boat.

This year’s calendar is illustrated by Christel Rönns.

Buy online

Buy the advent calendar directly from our online store and get it delivered directly to your home!

Find your local seller

If you’d like to buy calendar directly from a scout or guide, you’ll find your local seller from our list.

How are the proceeds used?

The proceeds of the advent calendars are used in whole to support scouting activities in Finland. There are a few examples below.

Camps and trips

For most guides and scouts, camps and trips are their favourite and most memorable activities. With the help of the calendar proceeds, the scout groups are able to keep the camp fees at a reasonable level.

Equipment

Equipment that are used a lot also wear. With the proceeds of the advent calendar, the scout group is able to purchase, for example, a new tent or stove.

Den

The guides and scouts meet weekly at the den. With the calendar proceeds, the scout group is able to renovate the den to meet the needs of the guides and scouts.

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