Girl Scouts of Connecticut
AmeriCorps National Fixed Amount Grants FY 2011 (New)
Girl Scouts of Connecticut, in partnership with Girl Scouts of Central and Western Massachusetts, will address AmeriCorps' focus area of Healthy Futures through the Live Healthy, Lead Healthy program, which targets risk factors for childhood obesity. The initiative will recruit and train 21 full-time AmeriCorps members. These members will recruit volunteers, lead health education workshops, and develop community partnerships that will help support the associated community events.