WHY WE NEED TO SUPPORT GIRL SCOUTS TODAY

By Lois “Lofi” Hirshman, alumna and volunteer Lofi celebrates her 77th year as a Girl Scout today, October 10th. Her Girl Scout career includes time as a girl in Pennsylvania, a leader in New York, and a beloved volunteer in Chapel Hill. In addition, Lofi makes a yearly contribution to Girl Scouts – NC Coastal … Continue reading WHY WE NEED TO SUPPORT GIRL SCOUTS TODAY

Generations of Impact: How 25 years of services led to $20,000 for girls

Emily Hill, Director of Individual Giving The day before Mothers’ Day had me driving up to Annapolis, Maryland for a very special reason. Friends of Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines, Bob Schmitz and Amy Csorba, had made a gift in honor or Amy’s 80-year-old mother, Sue, and we were about to surprise her … Continue reading Generations of Impact: How 25 years of services led to $20,000 for girls

Having It All

By Krista Park, Communications & Marketing Director Girls today reflect a new generation of financially empowered and independent citizens. An overwhelming majority of girls feel gender is not a barrier to what they can accomplish financially. But is the world ready to support today’s girls? As it now stands, students receive little financial education at … Continue reading Having It All

Celebrating our 101st Birthday with the NC General Assembly

By Lisa Jones, Chief Executive Officer When Girl Scout founder Juliette Gordon Low brought together 18 girls on March 12, 1912, she believed all girls should be given the opportunity to develop physically, mentally and spiritually.   For the past 101 years, Girl Scouting has helped that vision become reality.  Girl Scouts has not only helped … Continue reading Celebrating our 101st Birthday with the NC General Assembly

Troop 730 Tells Us Why It’s AWESOME To Be A Girl Scout!

In honor of National Girl Scout Week, Troop 730 is telling the world why it's AWESOME to be a Girl Scout! Tell us in the comments below why you think it's AWESOME to be a Girl Scout - we may even share your responses on our Facebook and Twitter accounts! Go Girl Scouts! It's awesome … Continue reading Troop 730 Tells Us Why It’s AWESOME To Be A Girl Scout!

Why It’s Awesome To Be a Girl Scout – Girl Scout Week 2013

By Meghan Gargan, Social Media and Web Marketing Manager Are YOU ready to show your Girl Scout Spirit? Girl Scout Week 2013 is almost here and Girl Scouts – NC Coastal Pines Council has some amazing activities lined up for girl and adult members. This year our Girl Scout Week theme is: Why It’s Awesome To … Continue reading Why It’s Awesome To Be a Girl Scout – Girl Scout Week 2013