WHO: All girls in 6th-12th grade (including girls who are or are not Girl Scouts); parents, volunteers, and local community members are all welcome.
WHAT: Surviving Bullies - Hear an emotional story of intense bullying and resilience. Fifteen-year-old Jamie Isaacs and her mother speak in person about their bullying experiences and how it has motivated them to take action. Their presentation will be followed by a panel discussion about bullying.
WHERE: Freeport Recreation Center, 130 East Merrick Rd., Freeport, NY.
WHEN: Friday, October 19th from 6:45 p.m to 9:00 p.m.
WHY: Learn about Jamie’s story, local Girl Scouts who are taking action against bullying, and how Girl Scouting helps girls build stronger relationships.
COST: $25 per person for non registered girl and adult Girl Scouts (includes cost of membership) and $10 per person for registered girl and adult Girl Scouts.
TO REGISTER OR FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please contact Eliza Zipper, Girl Scouts of Nassau County Critical Issues Coordinator at 516-741-2550 ext. 254 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Girl Scouts of Nassau County builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. Girl Scouting in Nassau County creates an accepting and nurturing environment, which gives girls a chance to build character and develops leadership skills for success in the real world. In partnership with committed adult volunteers, girls develop qualities that will serve them throughout their lives, like strong values, social conscience, and conviction about their own potential and self-worth. With almost 21,000 girl and 7,000 adult members, Girl Scouts of Nassau County has become the preeminent organization and leading authority for girls. The organization, now in its 100th year, continues to make the world a better place one girl at a time.
For more information on the Girl Scouts of Nassau County call Donna Rivera Downey 516 741-2550 at ext. 260, or visit www.gsnc.org.
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