By Krista Park, Communications & PR Director How do we keep up with girls today? We ask girls what they want to do – and they tell us! Girl Scouts is where girls decide what adventure to go on next! Girls choose anything and everything in Girl Scouts from their next meeting topic, community service … Continue reading Vote for the Next Girl Scout Badge!
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive “There was nobody like her.” - Rudyard Kipling, author of The Jungle Book On the last day of October, 155 years ago, a girl was born who would change the world. Juliette Magill Kinzie Gordon came into the world amid the turmoil and strife of the Civil War. And little … Continue reading On Daisy’s Birthday, Five Girl Scout Accomplishments to Make Her Proud
By Sarah Williams, Community Engagement Fellow, United Way of the Greater Triangle Mentor is defined as: a wise and trusted counselor or teacher; an influential senior sponsor or supporter. At this year’s “Discover the Leader in You” camp at Girl Scouts – NC Coastal Pines, I had the chance to mentor and be mentored and … Continue reading Summer Leadership Camp: Why Being a Mentor Matters
By Katie Hug, Community Impact Intern at the United Way of the Greater Triangle For the past six years, Girl Scouts - NC Coastal Pines has partnered with the United Way of the Greater Triangle to host Summer Leadership Camp where under-resourced girls spend a week of resident camp at Camp Mary Atkinson at no … Continue reading Finding Inspiration through Girl’s Leadership
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive What do you remember about your last visit to a Girl Scout camp? Whether you splashed in the waterfront, had a sock hop in the dining hall, or sang songs around a campfire, there was someone who worked behind the scenes to make all those adventures possible for Girl Scouts … Continue reading Meet the Rangers: Larry Ludwick, Camp Graham
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive Your camp experience is made up of so many different things. Maybe you hiked the trails, made s’mores over a campfire or enjoyed a meal or activity in the dining hall. In all those experiences, there is someone behind the scenes who makes adventures possible for Girl Scouts by ensuring … Continue reading Meet the Rangers: Don Perry, Camp Mary Atkinson