By Lee O'Connell, Fund Development Manager at Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines A photo of me making s’mores at a camp friend’s wedding while 3 months pregnant with my first son. This may be the understatement of the year, but it is not easy being a parent right now. On a normal day, … Continue reading Give Our Girls the Tools to Rise Above
At Girl Scouts - North Carolina Coastal Pines, our Media Girlz team serves as the face of our council, sharing their love of Girl Scouts with others through a variety of awesome opportunities. They are our go-to girls for television and radio interviews, social media features, blog posts, and more and we couldn't be more … Continue reading Challenge Yourself as a Media Girl
It’s Financial Literacy Month! How knowledgeable do you consider yourself when it comes to knowing what girls really want to know about being financially savvy? Did you know that research shows that nine in ten girls (90 percent) say it is important for them to learn how to manage money and 87 percent say that … Continue reading Let it Grow! for Financial Literacy Month
March is Women's History Month and we are so excited to be celebrating all the accomplishments of women of courage, confidence, and character throughout history! March is the perfect month to celebrate women in history since its also the anniversary of our founding. Since our founding, Girl Scouts has been supporting female leaders by encouraging … Continue reading Girl Scouts Boost Women’s Contributions to History
Did you know that female-founded start-ups generate more revenue over time and more revenue per dollar invested than male-founded start-ups? This is one of the many reasons why GSUSA teamed up with American City Business Journals to connect girls with female business leaders for a Mentoring Monday event. Thousands of female leaders attended events in … Continue reading What We Learned on Mentoring Monday
Join us in celebrating the world’s largest leadership organization for girls during Girl Scout Week 2020! Girl Scout Week will take place Sunday, March 8th through Saturday, March 14th, and our theme is Rally the Vote in recognition of the Centennial of Suffrage. In Girl Scouts, girls are growing in their civic awareness and are learning … Continue reading Girl Scout Week: Rally the Vote!