“I Camp too!”

By Margaret Hartzell, Individual Giving Director “You camp?! You don’t look like you camp.” said a former coworker to me once when I mentioned an upcoming camping adventure. At first it surprised me. Does someone who camps look a certain way? Was it because I was a woman? Couldn’t I wear dresses and love the … Continue reading “I Camp too!”

Meet Our New Fund Development Team Members!

By the Fund Development Team We're excited to welcome to our Girl Scout family Margaret Hartzell and Shinica Thomas, who will be serving as Individual Giving Directors on the Fund Development Team. Since highlighting diversification of funding in our Strategic Learning process, we have seen growth in the fund development arena. We are eager to … Continue reading Meet Our New Fund Development Team Members!

I Can’t Wait to…Invest in Girls

By Addie Moody, Fund Development Coordinator   It’s “Back to Troop” time, and that means thousands of girls and their leaders across eastern and central North Carolina are in the process of planning a year of fun, adventure, and service. As a former membership director, I know how exciting this time of year is for … Continue reading I Can’t Wait to…Invest in Girls

April Travels brings May Flowers – and More!

By Lisa Jones, Chief Executive Officer It’s beginning to look and feel like Spring around our Council.  That yellow pine pollen, which we never have a shortage of, is covering everything in our eastern counties.  Azaleas are displaying brilliant colors around our three service centers.  The colorful cabins of Camp Hardee and platform tents at … Continue reading April Travels brings May Flowers – and More!

Partnering With Our Families

By: Laurel DeLuca, Fund Development/Family Partnership Specialist Family Partnership is the way our Council raises critical funds to provide the Girl Scout Experience to all girls throughout our 41 counties.  Just a gift of $100 provides Girl Scout memberships to eight girls in our Girl Scout Community Outreach Program.  We need your help in giving … Continue reading Partnering With Our Families