Lofi Hirschman was a lifelong Girl Scout and difference-maker that embodied the Girl Scout Promise and all the overall ideas of our Movement. She was everything a Girl Scout should be - courageous, confident, and strong with a spark of energy, advocacy and passion for helping others. Lofi joined Girl Scouts when she was just … Continue reading Remembering our Green Angel: Lofi Hirschman
Calling all graduating Girl Scouts! CONGRATS on reaching this important milestone in your life. High school can be challenging, and we are so glad that Girl Scouts was part of your incredible journey. As you prepare for your next chapter, now is a great time to think about how Girl Scouts can continue to provide … Continue reading Why a Young Alum Should Become a Lifetime Member
Lifetime membership as a Girl Scout adult is available to any individual who believes in the Girl Scout movement and wants to stay connected to the largest leadership development organization for girls in the world! By making a lifelong commitment to Girl Scouts, you support the Lifetime Membership Endowment Fund, which helps make Girl … Continue reading How Lifetime Members Can Support Girl Scouts!
In 1937, Lois “Lofi” Hirschman joined Girl Scouts when she was just 10 years old. Growing up with a learning disability, Lofi found it difficult to fit in during sports, dance, and school. But after joining Girl Scouts, she found her “safe place,” a judgement-free zone where she has continued to fully embrace the Girl … Continue reading Lifelong Girl Scout Celebrates 80 Years of Building Confidence, Courage, And Character
By Marsha Kitter, Lifetime Member, Alumnae, Juliette Low Planned Giving Society member In 1969 when I was 15 years old, I had my choice of going to Europe or going to Girl Scout camp. I choose Girl Scout camp. Camp was the most fantastic experience I had ever had. We slept on army cots in … Continue reading Why I Can’t Wait to be a Volunteer at Camp Graham this summer!