Girl Scout Camp, the Buddy System and One Bolt of Lightning

Two former Camp Pisgah campers reunite after 51 years In the summer of 1967, Linda Walker had just moved to a new town. Beginning the summer in Murphy, NC was not high on her list and her mom quickly realized this and began seeking out opportunities for her and her brothers to get to know … Continue reading Girl Scout Camp, the Buddy System and One Bolt of Lightning

Local Engineer Gives Back to Girl Scouts with Her Time and Talents

When it comes to being a Girl Scout volunteer, there are so many ways you can do it! From troop leader and cookie mom to snack provider and program facilitator, working with our girls and learning from them is so inspiring, no matter how many hours (or minutes) you can give. Lori Stroud of Oak … Continue reading Local Engineer Gives Back to Girl Scouts with Her Time and Talents

Making the World a Better Place

Girl Scout Ambassador Kathryn Thomas reflects on how Girl Scouting and her experiences have shaped her future thinking.  Every other Wednesday for the past 11 years at approximately 6:15 p.m.,  I have recited the  Girl Scout Promise and Law. I have promised to live by this collection of character traits and actions. We all know how it … Continue reading Making the World a Better Place