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WHY WE NEED TO SUPPORT GIRL SCOUTS TODAY

By Lois “Lofi” Hirshman, alumna and volunteer

Lofi celebrates her 77th year as a Girl Scout today, October 10th. Her Girl Scout career includes time as a girl in Pennsylvania, a leader in New York, and a beloved volunteer in Chapel Hill. 482 more words

Girl Scouts

GRATITUDE.

One day – ½ hour apart – I had one of those opportunities – twice – to reflect on strength of character and “gratitude-attitude”. Coming out of a grocery store I noticed an older woman bent with osteoporosis and unable to lift her head up beyond a perpetual stare at the ground. 297 more words

Fund Development

Go to the Source

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The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.” Thomas Berger

“Go to the source” is a mantra I heard over and over during my college years. 323 more words

Fundraising

Views from the Cube: Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey Intern Sandie Xu

I had been involved in Girl Scouts since third grade, earning different badges, selling Thin Mint cookies, camping and traveling, and participating in service projects. I had even earned my Girl Scouts Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout can earn. 476 more words

Internship

Gratitude

Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life.”

—Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson

Be Thankful – 331 more words

Fundraising