The week of August 1st was an exciting one at Camp Mary Atkinson, as we hosted our Summer Leadership Camp. Coming from across central and eastern North Carolina, 47 Girl Scouts participated in the week-long resident camp focused on self-esteem, communication, leadership, project planning, and relationship-building. Campers completed hands-on activities and games to spark conversation … Continue reading Summer Leadership Camp 2022
Each year, we celebrate Volunteer Appreciation Month during the month of April in honor of all of the hard work, dedication, and heart that our Girl Scout volunteers display every day. Volunteering truly is a work of heART, and Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines is more than thankful for each and every one … Continue reading Volunteering is a Work of HeART!
Our Building Beyond Tomorrow campaign was a huge success thanks to 23 dedicated fundraisers. Collectively, these individuals raised over $42,000 from 191 donors. Kristen Hess led the pack, raising over $5,000 for this initiative. Kristen is the founding Principal and CEO of HH Architecture, which she launched in Raleigh in 2005. These days, Kristen’s primary role is leading … Continue reading Meet Kristen Hess: a Girl Scout Entrepreneur Building Beyond Tomorrow
When Juliette (Daisy) Gordon Lowe began our Movement almost 110 years ago, she had a vision of creating a space where girls could be themselves, learn positive values, and have fun! Today, our council honors her vision through the Daisy's Dozen Troop Assessment Program. Through this program, we ensure that Girl Scouts are receiving an … Continue reading 2020-21 Daisy’s Dozen Troops
We are excited to release 28 new badges and two new awards that prepare today's Girl Scouts to be successful leaders! With a focus on entrepreneurship, math in nature, and digital leadership, these badges embolden girls to navigate a changing society and build the futures they want for themselves and the world. Girl Scouts of … Continue reading New Badges and Awards for 2021-22
We're ready to press play on endless adventures with Girl Scouts! As we prepare for a year filled with new opportunities for girls to grow and thrive, we are looking for awesome adults to join us as their cheerleaders and mentors along the way! Are you a passionate advocate for girls, looking to empower them … Continue reading How to Start a Girl Scout Troop