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Volunteer Spotlight: Angela Bridges

Volunteer Spotlight: Angela Bridges

When she was first approached by her daughter’s Girl Scout troop leader about helping lead the troop, she initially demurred and turned it down. She was busy volunteering with a different organization for mothers of preschoolers and wasn’t sure she…

Financial lessons at the Federal Reserve

As part of a generous partnership between Comerica Bank, Ally Bank, and The BIG Institute, GSSEM co-hosted an informative and unique financial knowledge event for Girl Scouts. Held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago- Detroit branch, the nearly 30…

Building More than Bird Houses

Girl Scouts get a lesson on following a dream as well as how to use a palm screwdriver. While at Reclaimed Michigan in Waterford, 26 Girl Scouts learned about starting a business out of passion, slight history about barn wood…
Volunteer Spotlight: Jamie Stengel

Volunteer Spotlight: Jamie Stengel

Creating bonds through Girl Scouting It didn’t take long for Jamie Stengel to become deeply involved in her daughter’s Girl Scout troop in Shelby Township. After volunteering for several troop positions including treasurer, product program and service unit manager, Jamie…
Gold Award Girl Scout Kate Sorbie

Gold Award Girl Scout Kate Sorbie

Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan is pleased to honor Kate with the most prestigious award in the world for girls: the Girl Scout Gold Award. Kate is among 13 young women who have made a difference in each of their…
Volunteer Spotlight: Betsy Everett

Volunteer Spotlight: Betsy Everett

Betsy Everett is the ultimate “cookie mom.” She’s played an integral role for all three of her daughters’ troops during cookie season, and have lead them to success. According to Betsy, she has no plans on letting up and will…
Congrats to our 2020-2021 Honor Troops!

Congrats to our 2020-2021 Honor Troops!

Honor Troop is a Girl Scout initiative practiced by Girl Scouts across the country that recognizes troops that have gone above and beyond to ensure an exciting and fulfilling Girl Scout year. This year, we’re excited share that six exceptional…