By Lee O'Connell, Fund Development Manager at Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines When I wrote a blog post this time last year, the world was in a much darker place than it is now. We were months into pandemic restrictions and cancelations; the promised summer lull was instead a summer peak. The summer … Continue reading CHOOSING EMPOWERMENT OVER…
We are so excited to announce the completion of updates to the Holly Hill Unit at Camp Graham! These renovations were made possible by the Margaret Pickard Sirvis Fund. Girl Scouts, volunteers, donors, board members and staff members gathered on Thursday, July 1, 2021, to celebrate with a ribbon cutting and dedication. The event featured speakers … Continue reading Celebrating Camp Graham Enhancements
On Wednesday, June 23, Girl Scouts, board members, donors, volunteers, and staff gathered at Camp Mary Atkinson to celebrate the opening of our newly renovated program building! The project was made possible by 14 generous donors who believe in empowering girls through outdoor experiences. Being at Girl Scout camp inspires curiosity, discovery, and problem solving … Continue reading Camp Mary Atkinson Program Building Ribbon Cutting and Dedication
April is Month of the Military Child and May is Military Appreciation Month, and we can't wait to celebrate all of our incredible military families! Girl Scouts honors the sacrifices made by military families worldwide, and we are so grateful for their service to our country... whether it is a troop leader serving or a … Continue reading We Love Our Military Families!
Who is ready to celebrate the largest girl-led organization in the world?! Girl Scout Week will take place Sunday, March 7, through Saturday, March 13, and our 109th birthday is on March 12! This year, our theme is commUNITY, and our festivities will be centered around what makes our Girl Scout family one, and we … Continue reading Girl Scout Week 2021: commUNITY
Today is World Thinking Day, an annual celebration of global sisterhood among Girl Guides and Girl Scouts. The theme this year is peacebuilding, and we though it would be the perfect time to highlight our 2021 Prudential Spirit of Community Award honorees, a group of Girl Scouts who have shown their commitment to making the … Continue reading 2021 Prudential Spirit of Community Honorees