Girl Scout 13084 of Statesville collected over six shopping carts full of donations. They also visited Statesville’s Goodwill Retail Store to learn about Goodwill’s mission to help people and communities. They weren’t the only ones who used this project as an opportunity to see how Goodwill operates. Girl Scout Troop 13282 of Forest City, Girl … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Troops Participate in Good Turn for Goodwill
Troop 13148 of Clemmons joined in welcoming a family at their Habitat for Humanity Home Dedication. The Girl Scouts put together "Stock the Pantry" themed baskets for the new family as they celebrated their milestone of home ownership. Thank you, Troop 13148, for making a difference in your community!
This week's #TroopTuesday is a shout out to the Cadette's of Troop 13042. These Girl Scouts have been working hard on their Breathe Journey, which encourages girls to explore the air all around them, learn air-clearing strategies and improve their personal air space. The goal of this Journey is to help girls find the breathing … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Girl Scouts Improve Air Quality for Veterans
Troop 42504 entered the child division and placed in the top 10 for their entry at the National Gingerbread House Competition at Asheville's The Omni Grove Park Inn. The winners were selected by a panel of judges including celebrity chef Carla Hall (pictured with Troop 42504), James Beard Award-winning chef Cheryl Forberg, and Mark Seaman, … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Success at the National Gingerbread House Competition
Once a Girl Scout, always a Girl Scout. These five women showed Henderson, NC that you never lose that Girl Scout courage, confidence or character- even more than 60 years later! Members of Girl Scout Troop 143 reunited in Henderson the weekend of October 18 to reminisce about “sleep-away camp,” selling cookies, visiting the Juliette … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Girl Scout Troop 143 Reunites in Henderson
Troop 2498 of Black Mountain, NC traveled to New York City August 1-5, 2019. These Girl Scouts had a busy trip! They visited Time Square, became pros at riding the subway, saw a Broadway play and did a Broadway workshop, took the ferry to the Statue of Liberty and toured Ellis Island, explored the Museum … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: A Visit to the Big Apple!
In the fall of 1993, Kim Baker started a Girl Scout troop, a troop that would serve girls with special needs. Kim started Troop 10742 in Burke County 27 years ago because the girls had no other organizations to join and she wanted them to be a part of something. Kim's daughter was in Girl … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: A Trip of a Lifetime