TechnoQuest Delivers Day of STEM Learning and Fun for Girl Scouts

This November 5th, over 200 Girl Scouts gathered at NC State’s Centennial Campus for our annual TechnoQuest event. This day of STEM skill-building and exploration has become a much-anticipated tradition for Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines. From the STEM career panel to hands-on sessions on alternative energy, mechanical engineering, thinking like a citizen … Continue reading TechnoQuest Delivers Day of STEM Learning and Fun for Girl Scouts

To the Moon and Back!

The "Girl Scouts to the Moon and Back" essay contest was promoted in early 2022 as a way to get Girl Scouts excited about and interested in space exploration and STEM. The contest, implemented by Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) provided an opportunity for Girl Scouts to submit an essay and have the chance … Continue reading To the Moon and Back!

New Program Year, New Look for our Mobile Program Vehicles!

As we roll into the new membership year, we’re so excited to unveil our newly transformed “Daisy” and “SaVannah” vehicles. Both vans received a bumper-to-bumper makeover, and the new looks embody the fun spirit of Girl Scouts. Launched in 2015 and 2017, respectively, “Daisy” and “SaVannah” have become an integral part of how we bring … Continue reading New Program Year, New Look for our Mobile Program Vehicles!

Donor Appreciation Week 2022 : Girl Scouts Just want to have fun!

Every October, we celebrate a vital group of people who make everything we do at Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines possible: our donors. These champions of girl ambition generously give back to ensure all Girl Scouts can grow, explore, and lead. This year, we are celebrating donors who empower Girl Scouts to explore, … Continue reading Donor Appreciation Week 2022 : Girl Scouts Just want to have fun!

Summer Leadership Camp 2022

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

Who Runs the World?

The past two years have been hard for everyone, but women have had it especially rough. Women were more likely than men to stop working during the pandemic and are still more likely to consider quitting or downgrading their work.[i] And recent product shortages like baby formula and sanitary products have been especially challenging for … Continue reading Who Runs the World?