Scouts braving elements in Newport all weekend to fight hunger

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - Be prepared!

That's the Boy Scout motto...

Here's hoping Troop 63 out of Newport heeded those words ahead of this weekend.

The scouts are camping out outside the Newport Hannaford.

It appeared they were in fact prepared to battle the elements and pass the time over the next few days...

The began Friday at 5 and will be there through Sunday morning collecting food and money donations to help feed the hungry...

The donations all go to the Newport Community Food Bank which serves 5 towns.