Gold Award Spotlight: Caroline McGraw
Girl Scouts of the USA named Niskayuna resident Caroline McGraw (Troop 2383) a 2018 National Gold Award Girl Scout, the organization’s most prestigious honor. GSUSA selects 10 National Gold Award Girl Scouts (formerly known as the National Young Women of Distinction) annually among candidates who have earned their Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout can earn, and one that is only available to Girl Scouts. By designing and implementing extraordinary projects of measurable, sustainable, and far-reaching impact, these girls demonstrate a steadfast commitment, as well as a stunning ability, to create true change.
For her Gold Award project, McGraw focused on combating the problem of food insecurity by working to promote the health of pollinators, critical to local ecosystems and food sources.
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