#TroopTuesday Silver Award: Foster to Friendship Improvement

Congratulations to Alice Berry from Girl Scout Troop 2024 of Caldwell County for earning her Girl Scout Silver Award! She worked with Wittenburg Elementary School and made a Buddy Bench to help others feel less alone. From personal experience, she knows foster care can make children feel isolated and different from their friends. This project … Continue reading #TroopTuesday Silver Award: Foster to Friendship Improvement

#TroopTuesday Disaster Planning

Congratulations to Laurel Hamm, Holly Porter and Jasmine Porter of Girl Scout Troop 30032 in Haywood County for completing their Girl Scout Silver Award! The girls chose to do a seminar on disaster planning for the upcoming hurricane season. Each girl took on a different aspect of the planning to talk about and educated those … Continue reading #TroopTuesday Disaster Planning

#TroopTuesday Home For Birds

Congratulations to Michaela Staudinger of Girl Scout Troop 2326 in Forsyth County for completing her Girl Scout Silver Award! She successfully built 10 birdhouses by hand for a Salvation Army event and painted each one a different theme. She was able to showcase her creativity while learning some new time management skills along the way. … Continue reading #TroopTuesday Home For Birds

#TroopTuesday: Operation Christmas Child

Congratulations to Rylee Cocker of Girl Scout Troop 20024 in Gaston County for earning her Girl Scout Silver Award! With the help of her leadership and planning skills, Rylee was able to send off 75 shoeboxes to children who weren't guaranteed a Christmas at all. She collaborated with her community and other donors to help … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Operation Christmas Child

#TroopTuesday Silver Award: Foster to Friendship

A congratulations is in order for Alice Berry from Girl Scout Troop 2024 in Caldwell County for earning her Girl Scout Silver Award earlier this year! Alice took it upon herself to use her leadership skills, research and communication skills to establish a "Buddy Bench" at Wittenburg Elementary. With a background in foster care, Alice … Continue reading #TroopTuesday Silver Award: Foster to Friendship

#TroopTuesday: Megan’s Portable Music Stand

Congratulations to Megan Carroll of Girl Scout Troop 2305 in Lincolnton County for earning her Girl Scout Silver Award! Megan partnered with her church and Lincolnton Middle School to make her idea come to life. While on a trip with her troop, Megan got inspired. With her love of music, she had the idea to … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Megan’s Portable Music Stand

#TroopTuesday: Dog Adoption Goodie Bags

Congratulations to Mahlia of Troop 2997 of Henderson County on recently earning her Girl Scout Silver Award! For her project, Mahlia partnered with the Blue Ridge Humane Society. Mahlia’s focus was helping rescued animals acclimate to their new environments in a positive way by providing goodie bags when they were adopted. She provided the animal’s new family with … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Dog Adoption Goodie Bags

#TroopTuesday: Fairies and Food

Congratulations to Ali and Meredith From Troop 2040 of Guilford County on earning their Girl Scout Silver Award earlier this year! For their project “Fairies and Food,” Ali and Meredith worked closely with the Kids Path Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro to update a part of their outdoor space that was in desperate need of … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Fairies and Food

#TroopTuesday: Beautification of Local Greenway

Congratulations to Kylie, Katherine, Allie, Betsy, Kalleigh, Caleigh, Mackenzie, Mahala from Troop 2739 of Avery County for recently earning the Girl Scout Bronze Award! To start off their project the troop made a presentation to the Crossnore Community Enhancement Board about beautifying an area of their local greenway. After receiving approval, the girls got to work planning and designing two … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Beautification of Local Greenway

#TroopTuesday: Helping the Humane Society

Congratulations to Madison and Selena from Troop 12331 of Forsyth County on recently earning their Silver Award! The girls chose to work with the Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach when they noticed that the organization significantly lacked community support. Madison and Selena made posters informing the community on ways to help the shelter, and integrated … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Helping the Humane Society