Who: Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc.
What: Young Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony
This annual event honors Girl Scouts from the council’s ten-county service area who have earned official awards and recognitions. Twenty girls from Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte, Lee, and Collier Counties are receiving the Girl Scout Gold Award. This prestigious award represents the highest achievement in Girl Scouting, recognizing girls who demonstrate extraordinary leadership through remarkable take-action projects with sustainable impact in their communities.
Other recognitions include the Girl Scout Silver and Bronze Awards, the Dr. Elinor Crawford Girl Scout College Scholarship, Lyndi Cyphers Memorial College Scholarship, religious recognitions, program awards, and Girl Scout Cookie Entrepreneurs (those selling 1,000+ packages in 2022). A total of 625 awards and recognitions will be presented to more than 450 girls.
Where: Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center
75 Taylor Street – Punta Gorda, FL 33950
When: Sunday, May 15, 2022, 2:00–5:00 p.m.
Contact: Dani McDaniels, Communications and Marketing Associate
941-921-5358 ext. 310; firstname.lastname@example.org
About Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc.: Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. is chartered by Girl Scouts of the USA and serves 6,000 girls in ten counties including Manatee, Hardee, Highlands, Sarasota, DeSoto, Charlotte, Glades, Lee, Hendry, and Collier. For more information about Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, visit www.gsgcf.org.