Our best and brightest girls honored on Sunday’s Gold & Silver Awards Gala!

Nearly 600 people gathered at the Riverside Auditorium and Event Center on Sunday afternoon, April 27, to honor our girls who have earned one of Girl Scouting’s highest awards: the Silver or Gold Award. This year, 137 girls earned the Silver Award and 20 girls took home Gold. All the recipients honored were from San Bernardino and Riverside counties. Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council CEO Cynthia Breunig; … Continue reading Our best and brightest girls honored on Sunday’s Gold & Silver Awards Gala!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Kayley’s cards reconnect seniors with family and friends!

Congratulations to Kayley Headley, of John F. Kennedy Middle College High School, on earning her Girl Scout Gold Award on April 27, 2014! Kayley, a Norco Girl Scout, chose to assist senior citizens for her project. She wanted to help her elders, who, because of various health complications, found it difficult to stay in touch with family and friends. With the assistance of volunteers from … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Kayley’s cards reconnect seniors with family and friends!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Amanda’s project demonstrates Native American culture!

The Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio would like to congratulate Amanda Smith on earning her Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting! The seemingly unrelated things of being musically inclined and attending programs at the Hidden Valley Nature Center in Riverside, California, formed the basis for Amanda’s Gold Project.  She handcrafted Native American musical instruments with her team of volunteers to educate the public … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Amanda’s project demonstrates Native American culture!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Rebecca cheers and comforts senior citizens for her Gold Award!

The Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council congratulates Rebecca on earning her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. Rebecca, along with the girls of the Young Women’s Group, made blankets for warmth and comfort for the elderly in the High Desert. She asked for, and received, donations of fabric from members of the community.  She presented 59 fleece blankets to the … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Rebecca cheers and comforts senior citizens for her Gold Award!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Hannah returns special needs choir to Redlands High School!

“These are great kids, they can really do this!” – Hannah The Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council would like to extend their congratulations to Hannah Rowley, senior at Redlands High School, on completing her Gold Award! For her Gold Award project, “Return of the Notebusters,” Hannah engaged special needs students at her high school. Passionate about music, Hannah organized, financed and trained the “Notebusters” … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Hannah returns special needs choir to Redlands High School!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Brooke’s “Girls 4 Girls” club!

The Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council would like to congratulate Brooke Howay, of Great Oak High School, on completing her Gold Award project! Her project, the Girls 4 Girls (G4G) Clothing Club in Temecula, was founded in September 2012 at start of her junior year at Great Oak High. Her club’s mission was a self-esteem-building experience for girls to help other teenage girls feel beautiful in … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Brooke’s “Girls 4 Girls” club!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Natalie’s “Pause 4 Paws” unites caring people with pets!

“I am now officially a Girl Scout Gold Award Recipient! Nothing makes me happier than seeing all the months of hard work play out in this way.” – Natalie The Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council would like to congratulate Natalie Jarmon on earning her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest, most prestigious award in Girl Scouting. Natalie’s love for animals was demonstrated by the … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Natalie’s “Pause 4 Paws” unites caring people with pets!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Cristina supports our veterans by honoring them with Gold!

“My long term goal is to host a luncheon every year, to honor our veterans as well as to encourage more interaction between teens and our senior citizens which would be both educational, entertaining and create caring and compassion.” – Cristina As president of the Senior Pals Club, it has become Cristina Madalo’s passion to create more interaction between local teenagers and senior citizens. As … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Cristina supports our veterans by honoring them with Gold!