By Emily Hill, Director of Individual Giving As our 2014 Campership fundraiser winds down, we send our thanks to the more than 95 individuals who made contributions to help send girls with financial need to our Girl Scout camps this summer. We raised $8,200 for the 2014 Campership Fund, just shy of our ambitious goal … Continue reading Two teenage Girl Scouts give girls experiences of a lifetime!
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive Have you ever imagined what life is like on an aircraft carrier? Did you know you can actually spend the night on one? You can if you visit the USS Yorktown – also known as “The Fighting Lady” - at the Patriot’s Point Naval & Maritime Museum in Charleston Harbor, … Continue reading The USS Yorktown: An Exciting Girl Scouts Camping Destination!
By Jenifer Bubenik, Community Cultivation Specialist Growing up, Girl Scout camp was always my favorite time of the year. I can still remember the excitement I felt before each camp season. Girl Scout camp is where I learned how to properly tie knots and identify poison ivy, paddle a canoe, ride a horse, and most … Continue reading S’more Adventure with Troop 2430
By Chelsey Winstead, Girl Scout Brownie Troop Leader What appeared to be a gloomy, rainy day turned in to a sparkling success at Camp Mary Atkinson for Fun in the Sun Day Camp. This six-hour mini-camp allowed Girl Scouts of all levels to canoe, swim, play games, learn about nature, make arts and crafts, and … Continue reading Fun in the Sun
By Cecily Timmons, Development Director As a child, I was so shy that making friends was difficult. However, the camp experience cracked my tough shell and helped me to blossom. Removed from my normal world of homework, school and stress, I felt freedom in being outside and exploring new (and foreign) things like climbing walls, … Continue reading Oh, a Camping She Will Go
By: Renee Pelletier, Camp Pathway and Outdoor Education Manager Want to tour our camp properties, see the insides of the cabins and tents, and find out more about the resident camp programs? If so, be sure to visit the Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines’ Resident Camps annual Open House events this March. This … Continue reading Discover S’more Adventure at our Camp Open Houses