Yorktown, N.Y. – 4/28/2012- Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) joined five Yorktown girl scouts from Girl Scout Troop 1386 during their Gold Award ceremony on Saturday. From Left to right: Yorktown Councilman Vishnu Patel, Girl Scout Leader Susan Somner, Nina Wahl, Julia Gonfiantini, Anna Sommer, Senator Greg Ball, Emily Monigan and Laura Leddy.
In order to earn this award, the scouts completed hundreds of hours of community service, leadership and participation in regional Girl Scout programs. Finally, each young woman designed, planned, promoted, and implemented a meaningful individual project, including a plan for continuity that demonstrated their special skills and passion to change her world.
For more information, or to speak with Senator Ball please contact Joe Bachmeier at (845) 200-9716.