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
By Amanda Nunn, Co-Leader Troop 1381 Diane Pomper was a woman of quiet courage, advocate for young girls and women, infectious love, steadfast resilience, and teacher of many. Diane had a calmness all the days that I knew her. I did not say years, but days. The reason for this statement, Diane did not sway … Continue reading Remembering a Champion for Girls: Diane Pomper
Submitted by Jennifer Hartsfield, Girl Scout Troop Leader My best friend's daughter wanted to join a troop; however, no troops in the area had openings. So, as many leaders have done, she started one. One day she was telling me about how she started a troop and needed a co-leader. Knowing absolutely nothing about Girl … Continue reading Why I Lead
By Brooke Banson, Recruitment Director Happiness, fun, friends and confidence. You’ll find this and more with Girl Scouts. Imagine the smiles, the excitement, the memories made – those the moments are endless here at Girl Scouts – NC Coastal Pines. Whether you are a troop co-leader planning meetings or working behind-the-scenes to provide awesome experiences … Continue reading Lead the Change. Volunteer with Girl Scouts today!
By Kenna C., Girl Scout Volunteer Troop Leader When my friend, Rachel, wanted to start her own troop she asked me if I would be her co-leader. My split decision answer was, “Heck no!” I remembered when my mom lead our troop, how busy she was, how she always thought about the troop. I didn’t have time … Continue reading My Return on Investment When It Comes to Girl Scouts
By Peggy Anglin, Leader of Troop #1034 The perfect NC summer get away for some would certainly be the beach- but not me. My favorite summer retreat (since my first experience in 1997) is Camp Graham surrounded by giggling girls, enthusiastic camp staff and other Girl Scout leaders and moms who volunteer to trade their … Continue reading How Many Tie Dye T-Shirts Does a Girl Scout Volunteer Need?