Finance Summary Reminder
Deadline is June 30
Your Troop/Group and Service Unit finance summaries must be submitted by June 30 to remain in good standing. When completing the form, make sure to check that your account has at least two volunteer signers with current volunteer applications and background checks on file.
If you have question or concerns about a checking account, please check with your regional office.
Keep things simple by also submitting your Early Bird registrations for 2014 membership by June 30! Girls who register online for the 2014 Girl Scout year by June 30 will receive $10 in cookie credits and an Early Bird patch! Girls who register via paper forms will receive a $1 discount off their membership registration fee and an Early Bird patch!
Healthy Volunteers, Healthy Girls
Check out this program
Volunteer Shannon Welch, leader of Troop 40182 in Wichita, has been working with her troop on a program called Healthy Kids Out of School, designed to connect out-of-school-time programs with healthy resources.
Shannon was recently featured in an online article, which begins: Shannon is a champion. She is a mom, a Girl Scout Troop leader, and an advocate for children whose passion for living a healthy, active lifestyle has influenced her work as a Girl Scout Troop leader. "When I think of children, I think of them playing and being active. At Girl Scout summer camp, I would see that some kids couldn't perform all of the activities," Shannon said. "I realized I had to do something to help..."
Click here to keep reading.
Click here to join Troop 40182 and take the Healthy Kids Pledge!
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