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WREG-TV Memphis
‘HERo Day’ encourages young girls to aim for jobs in emergency servicesthat they can be heroes, too. Nearly 200 girls showed off their skills Saturda
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 hours ago
that they can be heroes, too. Nearly 200 girls showed off their skills Saturday as part of the Memphis Fire Department and Girl Scouts' annual "HERo Day" at the Chester Anderson Training Campus. "If she can see it, she can be it" – that’s the... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island Reporter obituaries: Butts, Wardmarried in 1960. After a short stay in Washington D. C. the couple moved to Br
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
married in 1960. After a short stay in Washington D. C. the couple moved to Brooklyn Heights where she was active with the Girl Scouts and the Junior League. She served for a number of years as the secretarial assistant to Msgr. Charles Diviney,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Study shows Florida girls behind peers on many markersas a gaming system or a new bike, and encourage her along the way as she learns
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
as a gaming system or a new bike, and encourage her along the way as she learns to save and spend in the right places. Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida is also doing its part to make sure every girl has the opportunity to succeed. In many... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Crews Work to Restore Angora Fire SiteParks Sugar Pine Foundation Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association Tahoe Reg
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
Parks Sugar Pine Foundation Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Tahoe Resources Conservation District Tahoe Rim Trail Association California Conservation Corps Girl Scouts of America South Lake Brewing Comp... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
9-old Girl Scout honored for saving mom from overturned carout, through glass and debris.” Melina, a Girl Scout from Pendleton, Indiana,
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
out, through glass and debris.” Melina, a Girl Scout from Pendleton, Indiana, was honored Thursday for her heroism by the Girl Scouts of the USA. TRENDING STORIES: She received the Medal of Honor, one of two Lifesaving Awards given by the Girl... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County girl scouts make pinewood derby carsAbout a dozen Boulder County girl scouts from Troop 3010 wore safety goggles an
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
About a dozen Boulder County girl scouts from Troop 3010 wore safety goggles and aprons on Thursday as they swung hammers and waited their turn for a Home Depot employee to take a band saw to a block of wood that would soon be a pinewood derby... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Items stolen from Girl Scout troop at Allegan County FairALLEGAN, MICH. - Who steals from Girl Scouts? One local troop leader wants to k
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
ALLEGAN, MICH. - Who steals from Girl Scouts? One local troop leader wants to know. Items were stolen from a local group's booth at the Allegan County Fair last week. Heather Bomgaars is the leader of a Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan troop. The group... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Doris West 192690 on June 30 of this year. Doris and Charles resided in Topeka, Kansas from 1
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
90 on June 30 of this year. Doris and Charles resided in Topeka, Kansas from 1952 to 1986. In Topeka she volunteered with Girl Scouts, Mental Health Association, League of Women Voters, and was recipient of Outstanding Community Volunteer award... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Students sews costumes for school’s Monk Dayat Westminster who remembers Monk Day from her time as a fourth grader, took on
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
at Westminster who remembers Monk Day from her time as a fourth grader, took on the project as part of her effort to earn a Girl Scouts Gold Award, the highest achievement within the organization. “I love the Lower School teachers,” Griffith said.... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Havre Day, Girl Scouts, Havre Academy of Dance and Arts win float awards September 22, 2017 Havre Girl Scouts' float won the Best Non-Commercial Floa
Havre Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
September 22, 2017 Havre Girl Scouts' float won the Best Non-Commercial Float Award Saturday in the Havre Festival Days Parade. Havre Daily News staff A major highlight each... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Good News: Local podiatrist wins Guardian Angel awardangel pin and a gift given in his honor to support the programs for children an
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
angel pin and a gift given in his honor to support the programs for children and families in the Jacksonville area. Girl Scouts of Gateway Council has recognized seven outstanding area women at its inaugural Women Who Make a Difference-St.... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi honors Women of DistinctionJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - It was all about girl power Thursday nigh
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - It was all about girl power Thursday night in Jackson. Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi is showing young girls they have strong, positive female role models in their own communities. Women of Distinction... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi honors Women of DistinctionJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - It was all about girl power Thursday nigh
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - It was all about girl power Thursday night in Jackson. Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi is showing young girls they have strong, positive female role models in their own communities. Women of Distinction... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
ABR8 Guest Editorial: Hope WeekPantry and vying for a traveling trophy; others will collect soccer balls for M
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
Pantry and vying for a traveling trophy; others will collect soccer balls for Miracle League, or wear jeans for St. Jude. Girl Scouts are making and delivering cards to hospitals and planting flowers for the Center for Good Grief. Events will... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Cleaning up the coast: A local look at a problem that unites the worldof all ages,” said Ms. Belt who estimates around 130 pounds of garbage was coll
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
of all ages,” said Ms. Belt who estimates around 130 pounds of garbage was collected. “We had good representation from the Girl Scouts’ middle school troop, and a couple of Cub Scouts. We also had three or four different families, and a few high... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Peetz celebrating Centennialband. We're also going to have some classic cars riding in the parade," Davenpo
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
band. We're also going to have some classic cars riding in the parade," Davenport said. "We're going to have boy scouts, girl scouts, hopefully some alumni, and we have businesses coming." The celebration concludes with a street dance, featuring... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Elizabeth Trimble Gets Surprise 90th Birthday PartyHoward Junior High School. While her children were of school age, she served as
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
Howard Junior High School. While her children were of school age, she served as a homeroom mother and as a leader of the Girl Scouts, and she worked with the Boy Scouts of America where she was a Den Mother. She has worked with the Red Circle,... Read more
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Bay Weekly
50 Ways to Leave Your SummerSept. 23, 10am-7pm, Susan Campbell Park, City Dock, Annapolis, free: www.kuntak
Bay Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Sept. 23, 10am-7pm, Susan Campbell Park, City Dock, Annapolis, free: www.kuntakinte.org. 4 S’mores with Scouts Join the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland for a fall celebration with games, crafts, a 25-foot rock wall, candy apples and our favorite... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Hey There, Autumnplaces throughout Chesapeake Country. American Chestnut Land Trust, Calvert Mar
Bay Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
places throughout Chesapeake Country. American Chestnut Land Trust, Calvert Marine Museum, Camp Whippoorwill (with the Girl Scouts), Goshen Farm, Historic Sotterley Plantation, Kinder Farm Park, Patuxent River Park and Quiet Waters Park are... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
9-old Girl Scout saves mother's life after car accidentbut she never lost her cool. Even I was taken aback by the blood on the phone,”
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
but she never lost her cool. Even I was taken aback by the blood on the phone,” said Ashley. For her heroic act, Lakey will receive the Girl Scouts Medal Of Honor. "I'm really proud. I stayed strong and brave,” said Lakey. Top Trendi... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Pendleton Girl Scout to be honored for saving mom’s life in car wreckbe honored Thursday after she rescued her mom from an overturned vehicle. Meli
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
be honored Thursday after she rescued her mom from an overturned vehicle. Melina Lakey used safety lessons gained from Girl Scouts to help her bleeding and injured mother, Ashley McCollum-Lakey. “I used what I learned in Girl Scouts. It was... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Lynne Robinson for Bellevue City Council, Position 6the city before taking a seat on the council. She has a long volunteer résumé,
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
the city before taking a seat on the council. She has a long volunteer résumé, including work at her church, in public schools, with Girl Scouts, Little League and youth theater. She is clearly the right choice for Bellevue and should be reele... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Victor schools cutting ribbon on new concession standSociety on trail projects throughout the town, sponsoring local sporting events
MPNnow.com / Posted 4 days ago
Society on trail projects throughout the town, sponsoring local sporting events such as LaxFest or assisting Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts with their projects, we are always glad to participate in what makes Victor a community,” Colucci said. “The... Read more
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Times News
Saturday is Girl Scouts Day at Joann storesFabric and craft retailer Joann has teamed up with the Girl Scouts to inspire t
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
Fabric and craft retailer Joann has teamed up with the Girl Scouts to inspire the next generation of female leaders. Girl Scout troops, volunteers, families and interested members will join in stores across the nation to kick off the fall 2017... Read more
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Times News
Groups invited to veterans paradep.m. on Nov. 5 in Nesquehoning. The rain date is Nov. 12. Any group that would
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
p.m. on Nov. 5 in Nesquehoning. The rain date is Nov. 12. Any group that would like to participate, including Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts or any other organization, can contact the Carbon County Veterans Affairs office at 570-325-3986 Monday through... Read more
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New Kerala
New Jersey Girl Scouts Earn Cooking Badge Thanks to Local McDonald's Owner - newkerala news #273470ISELIN, N.J., Sept. 20, 2017 : Local McDonald's owner and good neighbor, Jessic
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
ISELIN, N.J., Sept. 20, 2017 : Local McDonald's owner and good neighbor, Jessica Quintana, helped scouts from the Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey earn the Simple Meals cooking badge on September 14 at her Newark restaurant. The event allowed leaders... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte facing 'Hunger Games' protestsknown as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writi
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
known as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writing in a Facebook post they were like "girl scouts." Hand signs are powerful political symbols in the Philippines, a riotous democracy with a bloodstained history... Read more
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Nevada Daily Mail
Lura Jean (Wilson) ZinnDC for the National Girl Scout Center. In 1980 she retired from active scouting
Nevada Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
DC for the National Girl Scout Center. In 1980 she retired from active scouting and became a Lifetime Member of the Girl Scouts. At this point, she and Willis began their retirement careers as �gypsies.� Jean celebrated her 60th birthday in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Remembering Miriam: Poe seeks highest national award for late senatorHall of Fame in 2015; outstanding alumna of the University of the Philippines A
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Hall of Fame in 2015; outstanding alumna of the University of the Philippines Alumni Association (Iloilo Chapter) in 2015; Girl Scouts of the Philippines Golden Jubilee Achievement Award for Public Service in 1990; YMCA Philippines Gold Vision... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra: Author brings inspirational message to Topekahave sold. Q: When did you decide to become a speaker? O’Leary: After they wr
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
have sold. Q: When did you decide to become a speaker? O’Leary: After they wrote their book. … It started with three Girl Scouts, then Rotary, then Kiwanis … I was always saying yes to the next opportunity. Since then, I’ve spoken to 1,500... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcpoming meetings and events, Sept. 20-26, 2017at Mulvane Art Museum, 1700 S.W. College. Free. Information: 670-1124 or www.wa
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
at Mulvane Art Museum, 1700 S.W. College. Free. Information: 670-1124 or www.washburn.edu/mulvane. Have S’more Fun with Girl Scouts, 2 to 5 p.m., Topeka Girl Scout Office, 2919 S.W. Wanamaker Road (west of Topeka Hy-Vee). Recruitment and family... Read more
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New Kerala
Marisol Deluna Presents NYFW S/S 2018 Collection - newkerala news #273112Century Lilly Pulitzer" due to her distinctive signature prints. Also in atten
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Century Lilly Pulitzer" due to her distinctive signature prints. Also in attendance, milliner Rod Keenan said, "From the Girl Scouts of the USA to the City of New York, to a scarf presented to HM Queen Elizabeth II and now this runway collection-... Read more
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dna
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte adopts 'Hunger Games' salute to resist drug warsknown as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writi
dna / Posted 5 days ago
known as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writing in a Facebook post they were like "girl scouts". Hand signs are powerful political symbols in the Philippines, a riotous democracy with a bloodstained history... Read more
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Daily Mail
Charlotte's Web to Pet Sematary: Homes that inspired booksSociety. The group has reconstructed the home to look as it did when she was al
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Society. The group has reconstructed the home to look as it did when she was alive, and is a popular tourist spot among Girl Scouts who can earn a badge for demonstrating their knowledge about the famous female author. Both homes are open for... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Allstate Kid of the Week: Radka P.her senior year at Riverside-Brookfiled high School. She is very active in her
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
her senior year at Riverside-Brookfiled high School. She is very active in her Girl Scout troop. As her Gold Project for Girl Scouts, she worked all summer at our school, completely transforming a messy, ignored space into a library for our... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte facing 'Hunger Games' protestsknown as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writi
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
known as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writing in a Facebook post they were like "girl scouts." Hand signs are powerful political symbols in the Philippines, a riotous democracy with a bloodstained history... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippines' Duterte facing 'Hunger Games' protestsknown as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
known as "Thinking Pinoy" ridiculed the opposition's Hunger Games salute, writing in a Facebook post they were like "girl scouts". Hand signs are powerful political symbols in the Philippines, a riotous democracy with a bloodstained history... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SWLA Girl Scout troops in search of new recruitsFrom Tagalongs to Do-si-dos and the popular Thin Mints – Girl Scouts are known
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
From Tagalongs to Do-si-dos and the popular Thin Mints – Girl Scouts are known for their cookies, but don't be fooled: troops do more than sell cookies. This month, local troops across Southwest Louisiana are looking for girls, parents and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Health and Wellness briefs: Sept. 19, 2017are Drug Threat Oversight Committee: Share and Care Family Support; Girls on th
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
are Drug Threat Oversight Committee: Share and Care Family Support; Girls on the Run: Heart and Soul for Middle Schools; Girl Scouts: Girls are Great; Grand Valley Catholic Outreach-La Mariposa; Marillac Clinic-AcuDetox; Mesa County Partners:... Read more
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BBC News
The world's least likely Girl Guidesare being granted full membership of the movement's worldwide body this week.
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
are being granted full membership of the movement's worldwide body this week. The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (Wagggs) praised the Syria groups' "incredible work" at giving their more than 1,000 members "a sense of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Du30, to the contraryDir. Gen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa, Lions Clubs International, Kiwanis Internati
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Dir. Gen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa, Lions Clubs International, Kiwanis International, JCIP, Boy Scouts of the Philippines, Girl Scouts of the Philippines, YMCA Manila, YWCA, DILG, DepEd, PIA, PLPI, PARCNET, REACT-NCR, NYC, Delfin Go, Bel Zalameda,... Read more
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First Coast News
After Irma: Middleburg woman dealing with horse carcass near propertyShe said the property owners where the horse currently is won't take any action
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
She said the property owners where the horse currently is won't take any action at the moment. The horse currently sits on Girl Scouts property. A Girl Scouts spokesperson said they do not own the animal and have reached out to the county for help... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Big Country Politics for Sunday, September 17, 2017from… After 8 nursing home deaths, Florida issues emergency rules to protect e
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
from… After 8 nursing home deaths, Florida issues emergency rules to protect elderly Florida (NBC News) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott… Girl Scouts build 3D-printed prosthetic hands for disabled children AUSTIN, Texas (KXAN) — A group of Girl Sc... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Girl Scouts build 3D-printed prosthetic hands for disabled childrenGirl Scouts in Austin built prosthetic 3D-printed hands for disabled children a
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
Girl Scouts in Austin built prosthetic 3D-printed hands for disabled children as their service project Saturday. Girl Scouts in Austin built prosthetic 3D-printed hands for disabled children as their service project Saturday. AUSTIN, Texas (KXAN) —... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Girl Scouts honor leadership at Sept. 19 Women of Distinction galaleadership development. Moore, chief of staff and executive vice president at
The Charlotte Post / Posted 7 days ago
leadership development. Moore, chief of staff and executive vice president at Carolinas HealthCare System, has been named Girl Scouts Hornets’ Nest Council’s Lifetime Achievement award at the Sept. 19 Women of Distinction gala. She joined the... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Girl Scouts win float award in Popcorn Festival ParadeVALPARAISO — The Valparaiso Area Girl Scouts were awarded the “Best Little Kern
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 7 days ago
VALPARAISO — The Valparaiso Area Girl Scouts were awarded the “Best Little Kernel Award” for their float entry in the Popcorn Festival Parade on Sept. 9. With the theme “Faces of Girl Scouting,” the float depicted four life-sized Girl Scouts... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Candidate profiles for Assembly, School Board electionI’ve worked for Juneau’s state legislators. Before that, I worked in tourism an
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
I’ve worked for Juneau’s state legislators. Before that, I worked in tourism and commercial fishing. I also volunteer for Girl Scouts of Alaska, KTOO, and teach Outdoor Skills in middle schools. In addition to six years on my synagogue board, I... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Inspired by her brother to help special education studentshome with them once they left the high school.” Ms. Spear said she was inspire
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
home with them once they left the high school.” Ms. Spear said she was inspired to create the hygiene packets, part of her Girl Scouts Gold Award project, by her older brother, John, a former student in the special education program at Riverhead... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sisters hope to be adopted by an active and energetic familyShe wants a family that will support her desires to be involved in various acti
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
She wants a family that will support her desires to be involved in various activities. She would love to participate in Girl Scouts. When asked what she would like to do when she grows up, Brianna replies, “I would like to play softball and... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Girl Scouts recognize women“Girl Scouts is the premiere leadership development program for girls, and the
Rapid City Journal / Posted 8 days ago
“Girl Scouts is the premiere leadership development program for girls, and the recipients of these awards are true role models,” said Marla Meyer, Girl Scouts—Dakota Horizons CEO. “Congratulations to all of the recipients for becoming the kind of... Read more
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