Girl Scouts of Northern California (GSNorCal) invites Bay Area philanthropists and people who believe in the power of Girl Scouts to join us on Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 4:30–6 PM for our “Honoring Girl Scout Heroes: A Celebration of Courageous Leadership” virtual fundraising event. This is a free event to attend and perfect for families, girls, and the community at large who care about girl programs. You can register for this event at https://norcal.gs/heroes by September 10.
The Honoring Girl Scout Heroes event is a fast-paced, highly interactive, online experience featuring inspiring girl stories, special guest appearances, giveaways, an online auction, and an opportunity to support girls and troops who live in low-income communities and/or have been impacted by natural disasters including fires and loss of jobs due to Covid-19. Celebrate with us as we honor Girl Scout alums who have stepped up as superheroes in their communities including:
Dr. Renel Brooks-Moon, Public Address Announcer, San Francisco Giants and Racial Justice Advocate
Dr. Sara Cody, Santa Clara County Public Health Officer
Ann Gabrys, PhD, Captain of Kings Mountain Fire Department & Senior Staff Engineer and Process Engineering at Pacific Biosciences
Stephanie Hannon, Senior Director of Product Management at Google
Kelly Steckelberg, CFO, Zoom Video Communications
Sponsors for this event include: Salesforce.com (Presenting); Heritage Bank, Qatalyst Partners (Senior Star); First Republic Bank and Randy Peterson (Cadette Champion); Diana L. Bell, Mary B. Cranston, Karen Derr Gilbert/FTV Capital, RINA Accountancy, Sares Regis (Junior Justice); Polly S. Cortez, USI Insurance Services (Brownie Backer); Brakeley Briscoe Fundraising/Brakeley Search; Charmaine Clay and Scott Willis; KnowBe4; Edgar and Talia Pierluissi (Daisy Defender).
Sponsorship opportunities are still available; the deadline is August 31. Come see how Girl Scouts are making an impact in the local community and making the world a better place, one girl at a time.