Julie Sainz grew up with Girl Scouts, her own mom being her troop leader when she was younger. Involved for 21 years, she earned her Bronze, Silver, and Gold Awards. Additionally, she earned the Bronze Cross Lifesaving Award, which recognizes acts of heroism, for rescuing a friend from a strong current during a tubing trip!After … Continue reading Meet Our Volunteers – Julie Sainz
PRESIDENT’S VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD The President's Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) recognizes individuals, families and groups that have achieved the required number of hours of service over a 12-month time period, or, for the Lifetime Award, more than 4,000 cumulative service hours over a lifetime. All PVSA service hours must be verified by a Certifying Organization. … Continue reading President’s Volunteer Service Award & Prudential Spirit of Community Award
CELEBRATE LEADER APPRECIATION DAY ON APRIL 22! April is National Volunteer month! All month long, show your favorite Girl Scout volunteer how much they mean to you! PARENTS - PLAN AHEAD TO THANK YOUR LEADER on Sunday, April 22! On this day, girls and their families find special ways to thank Girl Scout … Continue reading Celebrate Leader Appreciation Day on April 22!
Girl Scouts in Thousand Oaks held their World Thinking Day event at St. Matthew's Church on Sunday. Troops performed songs, dances and recited fun facts about the countries they were representing. This year, girls represented the Philippines, Norway, Spain, Greece, Italy, Iceland, Japan, the U.S.A., Israel, and South Korea. Girl Scout Troop performing Spanish Flamenco! … Continue reading World Thinking Day in Thousand Oaks on Sunday!