Girl Scouts to Honor Mary Adams As A Woman of Distinction
Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia is proud to announce that Mary Adams has been selected as the 2013 Athens Woman of Distinction honoree. The luncheon event in her honor will be held Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at the Athens Country Club. Tickets will be available for individual purchase for $50.
The Girl Scouts Woman of Distinction award honors a woman who reflects the values in the Girl Scout Promise and Law and who serves as an excellent role model for girls. Mary Adams is a lifetime member of Girl Scouts earning her Curve Bar Award, now known as the Gold Award, and is the Chairperson of the Girls Scouts of Historic Georgia Legacy Circle. She has served as the assistant to the director of grants and contracts of the National Science Foundation in Washington, D.C., and most recently she serves as the honorary chair for Champaign for Charities. She has continued her involvement in the Athens community by serving on the Board of the Athens Clarke Heritage Foundation, the Lamar Dodd School of Art Board of Visitors, and the Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia.
Proceeds from the event will benefit Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia. Sponsorships are available at the following levels: Gold $2,000; Silver $1,000; and Bronze $500. To find out more about becoming a sponsor or to purchase tickets, please contact Teresa Laird, Fund Development Manager, in the Athens office at 706-548-7297.
Girl Scouts is the preeminent leadership development organization for girls in the world. Through Girl Scouting, girls discover more about themselves, connect with others and take action about things that are important to them. The exciting Girl Scout leadership experience builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.