Today I walked into the office with phone calls to make and meetings to set up. My name is Jill La Fountain, I am the Director of Advancement here at GSNI-M and I have the pleasure of seeking investors, people like you, to help support the mission of Girl Scouts.
Every day I receive mail but the most wonderful mail we receive here at the Council is from the girls who are impacted by our donors. This morning, I had the pleasure of opening a very large thank you note from Dakota, a girl who was able to experience camp because of some financial assistance available through the council, made possible by donors. This note was large, colorful, and a work of art! It made my heart swell looking at each piece of her handmade mosaic glued on the paper to form the words “thank you!” Dakota clearly took a long time to make this and think about how special her time was at camp. Her handwritten note, pictures of friends, and the incredibly decorated envelop reminded me of why it is so important to keep reaching out to people and share with them why Girl Scouts continues to have a positive impact in our community. Dakota knows!
There is not much more that makes a donor happy than to see the impact of their investment so I wanted to make sure to share this with you and join Dakota in saying thank you for making girls dreams come true!
Our donors are people, like you, who believe that every girl should have the opportunity to be a Girl Scout. Our donors are Girl S...