Category Volunteer

Volunteer Recognition | Media G.I.R.L. Coverage

By Alyssa J. On April 3, 2019 the most formidable group of people came together, Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey volunteers. The 10th Anniversary of the Volunteer Recognition Dinner was held at the Ukrainian Cultural Center in Somerset, NJ. The entire night was being covered by GSHNJ’s very own Media G.I.R.L.s.

Join Our Speakers Bureau!

GSHNJ is excited to announce a new initiative to broaden girls’ exposure to experts in many and varied fields, and to afford leaders the opportunity to bring in an outside resource! You may already have valuable resources within the community who have come to do presentations, Q & A’s, and interactive sessions during the course […]

Outdoor Training: Go Outside and Play!

You’re looking forward to your first camporee – that’s great! And maybe, just maybe, you’re a little anxious about taking the girls camping. Help is at hand with our council Outdoors and Overnights trainings.  If your camporee is coming up this fall or spring of 2017, these are the trainings for you. The prerequisite is […]

Somerset Girl Scout Troop Travels to Costa Rica for International Experience

This summer, eighteen girls and 11 adults from GSHNJ Troop #66339 traveled to Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. The trip was the culmination of 12 years of service, sisterhood and growth for the girls and their families.

Luke Parker Bowles is THE Cookie Dad

Photo: Luke Parker Bowles Luke Parker Bowles is many things. He is a London native who is the President of Production at Story Mining & Supply Company, a Los Angeles-based production company. He serves as the Chairman of BAFTA New York and is also a board member of the Montclair Film Festival and The Queen […]

Happy Girl Scout Leader’s Day!

April marks National Volunteer Month, but today, we are celebrating Girl Scout Leader’s Day! Girl Scout Leader’s Day honors all the volunteers who work as leaders and mentors in partnership with girls. On this day, girls, their families, and communities find special ways to thank their adult Girl Scout volunteers. Today, we thank you for […]

Happy National Volunteer Month!

You’re a cheerleader, a guide, a mentor—and so much more. Every little bit of what you do makes such a huge difference to the girls you help shape, inspire, and fill with confidence every day as a Girl Scout volunteer.As a volunteer, you introduce girls to new experiences that show them they’re capable of more […]