On Monday March 12, 2018, Mayor Maturo invited local Girls Scout Troops and their leaders to his office to present them with a proclamation marking the 106th anniversary of Girls Scouts of America. The girls recited the Girls Scout pledge and shared stories of what they aspire to be when they grow up.
Office of the Mayor
East Haven, Connecticut
Whereas, Girl Scouts of America was founded March 12, 1912 by Juliette “Daisy” Gordon Low in Savannah, Georgia. She formed the first troop with 18 girls and provided them with the opportunity to develop physically, mentally, and spiritually; and,