Category Archives: Alumnae

Denver Metro Volunteer Spotlight: Jody Allen Smith


Congratulations to August’s Volunteer of the month: Jody Allen Smith of the Apollo Service Unit in Denver. Jody has a long resume of accomplishments.  Ranging from wife, mother, career woman, having an MBA from Denver University, and a candidate for … Continue reading

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Former Sky High counselor celebrates return of resident camp


My name is Laura, but in the Girl Scout community many of you know me as my camp name, Cappy, which is short for Cappuccino. I have been involved in Girl Scouts since kindergarten when my mom became a troop … Continue reading

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Face to Face with Girl Scout History


On Tuesday, May 22, nearly 100 Girl Scouts (and Boy Scouts), alumnae and friends gathered at Twisted Pine to welcome Gillian Clay, granddaughter of Lord Robert and Lady Olave Baden-Powell, to Colorado. Gill, as she wished to be called, gave … Continue reading

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4th Annual Cocktails & Cookie Creations held in Grand Junction


From Cindi Graves, Fund Development Manager, Girl Scouts of Colorado More than 150 attended another successful Girl Scouts of Colorado Cocktails & Cookie Creations fundraising event in Grand Junction on May 2 at Allen Unique Autos. The event was presented by … Continue reading

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Meet Granddaughter of Baden-Powells, friend of founder of Girl Scouts


From Rae Ann Dougherty, GSCO alum and Board Member  Walking history… it is always fascinating to me to be able to have a link from the past to the present. Although young at the time, today I realize the significance of … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts announces 2014 Pikes Peak Women of Distinction


Girl Scouts of Colorado is announcing the 2014 inductees into the esteemed Women of Distinction program in the Pikes Peak area at a private reception in June (location TBD). This year’s seven honorees were selected by a committee of their … Continue reading

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A fresh highway sign to remember 1959 Roundup


A new eye-catching sign marks the site of the 1959 Girl Scout Senior Roundup just north of Colorado Springs to pay tribute to the site of this historical international gathering. The 55-year-old sign was showing its age and the Roundup … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts announces 2014 Denver metro-area Women of Distinction


Girl Scouts of Colorado is announcing the 2014 inductees into the esteemed Women of Distinction program in the Denver metro-area at a private reception on June 18 at the home of Greg Movesian and Jack Finlaw. This year’s ten Denver … Continue reading

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2014 Convention Volunteer Opportunities with Global Girl Scouting


Does the international world of Girl Scouting and Girl Guiding interest you? Would you like to take part of the development of global education component? Do you like leading a project (work) team? If you answered yes to the questions, do … Continue reading

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Butterflies, Pyramids, Festivals and Service highlight “Milkweeds” Sojourn to Our Cabana


From Penny Roberts, Colorado Girl Scout alumna and volunteer A year or so ago, the Girl Scouts of Colorado Promise Partners adult alumnae group decided it wanted to go to the International Festival & Butterfly Event at Our Cabana, the Girl … Continue reading

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