Name: Debbie McGahan Camp Position: Director at The OVAL Tell us a little about yourself: Hi, I’m Debbie. I’m the parent of three children, who all spent their summers at camp. I have been involved in Girl Scouts as a Scout, Leader, and Outdoor Consultant over the years. I have a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. […]

Name: Liz Nason Camp Position: Camp Director Tell us a little about yourself:  I recently relocated to NJ after living in the DC area for almost 20 years. I’m a Mom to 3 kids: ages 7, 3 and 1! How long have you been involved with GSHNJ camps?  I’ve been involved with GSHNJ camps since the […]

Name: Deb Hooker Camp Position: Camp Director and Property Manger – Camp Hoover Tell us a little about yourself:  In addition to being involved with Camp Hoover, I am a 6th grade math teacher in Byram, NJ. I have been teaching for 25 years and love working with middle school students. Math is my favorite […]

Name: Kate Grenci Camp Position: Assistant Director, Camp Lou Henry Hoover Tell us a little about yourself:  I was born and raised in New Jersey and grew up in Washington Rock Girl Scout Council. I consider myself a lifelong Scout and camp is most definitely in my blood. I started working at Hoover as soon […]

On April 1st, girls from GSHNJ joined their sister Girl Scouts from the three other New Jersey councils for an all-day program presented by the Center for American Women and Politics.

Every year, Junior Troop #40136 and Cadette Troop #40538 run an event in town called the Mitten Tree, where the scouts bring ornaments they make and hang on trees.

GSHNJ is partnering with Hofstra University to support the creation of this year’s City of Dreams Pavilion on Governors Island. This summer’s pavilion is being designed and created by innovators at New Jersey’s Grounds for Sculpture, and is to be made from aluminum — 300,000 aluminum beverage cans, to be exact.