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Giving back to Riverside Elementary through my Gold Award project

I knew that I wanted to give back  to the community that helped shaped the young woman I am today. I simply wanted to say “thank you” to whoever had helped ME get this far in life.
Posted: 4/22/2014 11:03:23 AM by Lauren Sieben | with 0 comments

The power of progression at Girl Scout camp

Summer camp is all about trying something different, learning new skills and making new friends.
Posted: 4/2/2014 10:24:23 AM by Lauren Sieben | with 0 comments

Girl Scout camp: How one mom overcame her day camp jitters

Last summer, my now fourth grade twin daughters went to Silverbrook Day Camp for the first time. I am not a helicopter mom, yet for some reason I kept holding them back saying, “Next summer you can go.” I kept waiting for them to be old enough. 
Posted: 3/3/2014 2:35:31 PM by Lauren Sieben | with 1 comments

Top 5 Ways for Adult Volunteers to Support PAs and CITs at Day Camp

Program Aides (PAs) and Counselors-In-Training (CITs) are girls entering eighth grade through graduating seniors who lead and plan camp activities. They are nervous and excited to be role models at camp as they teach outdoor skills and recreate all the fun memories that they experienced back when they were campers. 
Posted: 2/12/2014 9:30:30 AM by Lauren Sieben | with 0 comments

Girl Scout troop in Whitefish Bay donates cookie proceeds for cancer care

Girl Scouts make a difference in southeast Wisconsin in myriad ways. This holiday season, we're especially inspired by the story of Brownie Troop 3522: The troop's 26 members decided to donate their 2012 cookie money to the Aurora Cancer Center in Grafton, inspired by their troop leader who is a cancer survivor.
Posted: 12/9/2013 1:47:17 PM by Lauren Sieben | with 0 comments