Pittsburgh, PA - The 2010 Awards of Distinction Dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 6 p.m. at the Omni William Penn Hotel in Pittsburgh, PA.
Troops 44003 from Mans Choice, 40078 from Johnstown, 30715 from Tionesta, 10301 from New Castle, 53548 from Washington, 50999 from Cheswick and 30200 and 30353, both from Erie, were identified by Secret Shoppers for holding a successful booth sales during the 2010 Girl Scout Cookie Sale program.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania’s Alumnae Association host a Cookies & Cocktails Happy Hour for adult alumnae, business professionals and other friends on Wednesday, April 21 from 5 – 7 p.m. at the OTB Bicycle Café located at 2518 E. Carson Street on Pittsburgh’s Southside.
Greensburg, PA – Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) has been awarded a grant from The Greensburg Foundation Fund of the Community Foundation of Westmoreland County.
Pittsburgh, PA – Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) has received a $500 grant through the Disney Friends for Change Program. Funds from this grant will be used to purchase two rain barrels and one large capacity composter for environmental action projects at Camp Redwing in Butler County.
This year’s Annual Meeting will be conducted at nine (9) locations, running simultaneously and connected via web-based technology on Saturday, April 17, 2010. Registration is from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.; the meeting begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m.
Pittsburgh, PA - Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) has received $3,780 in funding through Operation Weed and Seed to deliver its “Healthy Living Sampler” program to 100 girls in West Pittsburgh (Chartiers City, Crafton Heights, Elliott, Esplen, Fairywood, Sheraden, West End and Windgap). Operation Weed and Seed is a partnership of Mayor Luke Ravenstahl, the U.S. Attorney for Western Pennsylvania and community stakeholders in federally-designated Weed and Seed sites.
Warren, PA – Citing health and safety issues uncovered in a recent property assessment, Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania has terminated its lease of property at Camp Birdsall Edey in the Allegheny National Forest in Warren County effective January, 2010. This joint decision was made in conjunction with representatives from the U.S. Forest Service.
Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania joins Girl Scouts around the country to make the world a better place as we celebrate Girl Scout Week and the 98th anniversary of Girl Scouts from March 7-13. More than three million girls in the United States and more than 35,000 girls in Western Pennsylvania are discovering their path to leadership through Girl Scouts.