Volunteer coordinator: Julia Erikson, CEO.
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Contact information:586-1710, email@example.com.
Web site: www.tongassgirlscouts.org/.
Program description: The Girl Scout mission is to build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Council provides scouting opportunities to girls in 14 Southeast Alaska Communities. Girls ages 5 to 17 participate in troop, group and individual activities. Girl Scouts is open to all girls regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, socio-economic status or disability. Girl Scouts provides training for volunteers and works to empower leadership.
Volunteer positions available: A resident camp counselor is needed for a week at Camp Feather Winds, Aug. 12-17 in Haines. Are you a responsible adult who enjoys working with Girl Scouts? Make a difference by doing something you enjoy. Volunteers must complete a background check and health screening.
Neighbors Helping Neighbors is a weekly feature on the Neighbors page and is in collaboration with the United Way of Southeast Alaska. More volunteer opportunities can be found online at the Volunteer Center of Southeast Alaska, www.unitedwayseak.org.