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Volunteer Opportunities with Girl Scouts Available
Girl Scouts of Central Texas Welcomes Volunteers to Help Serve Local Girls
Wednesday, August 13, 2008 • Posted August 13, 2008

Austin, Texas, August 5—The Girl Scouts of Central Texas has opportunities for volunteers who are committed to helping girls develop courage, confidence and character.

Adult volunteers are a vital component to Girl Scouting as they act as role models, leaders and mentors to girls. Without passionate volunteers, Girl Scout programs cannot reach their full potential.

Volunteer opportunities are available in great variety. For those who wish to work directly with girls, troop leader and co-leader positions exist. These volunteers lead a troop of girls in regular activities, encouraging the girls to play an age-appropriate role in planning and ensuring that the troop benefits from Girl Scout programming. Other volunteer opportunities, including those with flexible schedules and indirect service to girls, are available at the service unit or council level.

For more information contact Tricia Thomas at (325) 347-5274 or visit www.gsctx.org.

About Girl Scouts of Central Texas:

Girl Scouts of Central Texas serves nearly 20,000 girls in grades K-12 and more than 12,000 adult volunteers in 46 Central Texas counties. Headquartered in Austin, Girl Scouts of Central Texas has program centers in Brownwood, Bryan, Killeen, San Angelo and Waco. Through outcomes-based leadership opportunities, girls discover their own potential, connect with others and take action to improve their communities. Girl Scouting offers an array of fun, educational programs focusing on fine arts, science and technology, math, the environment, community service and life skills. Girl Scouts lead with courage, confidence and character, to make the world a better place. For more information, visit www.gsctx.org.

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