Katherine, a freshman at Hoover High School and member of Girl Scout Troop 468, earned the Girl Scout Silver Award for her project to renovate the community/youth center at her church. She was able to organize supplies and labor. The room has new carpet and paint, better electrical, a food prep area, storage and divided areas for meetings, meals, etc. She learned about team work and encouragement throughout the project.
The Girl Scout Silver Award is the highest award a Girl Scout Cadette can earn. This award symbolizes a Girl Scout Cadette's accomplishments in Girl Scouting and community activities as she matures and works to better her life and the lives of others.