Thursday, May 24, 2012

Girl Scouts Honors Volunteers

The Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama recently honored volunteers whose service and dedication went above and beyond in 2011.

Appreciation Pin: The service performed by the honoree(s) is outstanding, above and beyond the expectations for the position held, and is delivered to at least one geographic division or service unit within the Council jurisdiction, and contributes to the Council’s goals and objectives.
Tabitha Borden of Calera
Kristina Crump of Irondale
Kimberly Diano of Tuscaloosa
Wynda Owens of Birmingham
Carla Petty of Bessemer
DeLois Turner of Birmingham
Cassandra Ward of Birmingham

Honor Pin: Recognizes volunteers actively giving outstanding service by significantly contributing to membership growth and retention, resource development, or increased community visibility in more than two geographic areas within the Council’s jurisdiction.
Celia Ardis of Birmingham
Selah McBride of Jemison
Joan McLaughlin Page of Vestavia
Linda Richardson of Vestavia
Cynthia Smothers of Chelsea

President’s Award: Recognizes the efforts of a geographic area team or program delivery team in moving its assigned area or audience toward achievement of the Council’s goals during a fiscal or membership year. Points are awarded for achievements in membership, program, diversity, family giving, community involvement, unit administration and communications.
Ensley East Service Unit, Birmingham
Homewood Service Unit, Homewood
Madison County Service Unit, Huntsville *
Mountain Brook Service Unit, Birmingham
North Pelland Service Unit, Ashville *
Points East Service Unit, Trussville/Pinson/Chalkville/Centerpoint *
Rocky Heights Service Unit, Hoover/Vestavia
Shades Mountain Service Unit, Vestavia
Southwestern Service Unit, Birmingham

*Indicates service units that earned the award with laurels (100 points).  

Years of Service Recognition: This pin recognizes registered adult members for their years of active volunteer service at five year intervals.  
50-year Pin:
Peggie Myles of Birmingham

40-year Pin:
Queen Watts of Birmingham
Sally Barnett of Union Grove
Jane McWhorter of Huntsville

35-year Pin:
Carolyn Brouillette of Alexandria
Paul Brouillette of Alexandria
Barbara Barone of Fort Payne
Karen Cooper Carroll of Odenville
Karen Cooper of Dora
Sally Smith of Talladega

30-year Pin:
Janell Alexander of Montevallo
Tommy McCarty of Dora
Christina Ross of Cordova
Nettie Robinson of Anniston
Jimmie Robinson of Anniston

25-year Pin:
Marcie Kilborn of Harvest
Frances Faulks of Birmingham
Barbara Wilson of Brighton
Dionne H. Edison of Eutaw
Eleanor Park of Demopolis
Andrea Wilson of Brighton
Brenda Oswalt of Hamilton
Lynda Fann of Ashville

20-year Pin:
Rhonda Carter of Hamilton
Joanne Pearson of Huntsville
Jeanette Humes of Birmingham
Lonnie I. Jones, Jr. of Birmingham
Wynda Owens of Birmingham
Dorothy Ray of Anniston
Sheryl Shelton of Huntsville