Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Girl Scouts of Troop 10236 Earn Bronze Award

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.March 31, 2015–Girl Scout Troop 10236 members Sophia Hughes, Crescencia R. Bevill, Bailey Shelton, Kaitlyn Scott and Kelsea LeDesma, students at Weatherly Heights Elementary School, recently earned the Girl Scout Bronze Award for their project Stop Bullying, Start Helping. Their objective was to develop an understanding of bullying and how to deal with it constructively through prevention. The girls developed a website, produced a video and wrote a pledge – all in support of the project.

The Girl Scout Bronze Award is the highest award a Girl Scout Junior (fourth and fifth grades) can earn. This award recognizes that a Girl Scout Junior has gained the leadership and planning skills required to follow through with a project that makes a positive difference in her community.

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Girl Scouting gives every girl access to life-changing experiences that inspire her to do something BIG! Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama is a United Way community partner and serves over 15,000 girl members grades K-12 and 5,000 volunteers in programs across 36 counties. For more information, call 800-734-4541 or visit girlscoutsnca.org.