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2010 Annual Report

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Girl Scout Mission Statement Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. The Girl Scout Promise On my honor, I will try: To serve God and my country, To help people at all times, And to live by the Girl Scout Law. The Girl Scout Law I will do my best to be honest and fair, friendly and helpful, considerate and caring, courageous and strong, and responsible for what I say and do, and to respect myself and others, respect authority, use resources wisely, make the world a better place, and be a sister to every Girl Scout.

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A year to remember

a century to celebrate! Dear Friends, Everyone thinks they know Girl Scouts. Since we’ve been around for almost 100 years they think they know what we do. They think they know the difference we make. But, if asked, they often find it very hard to put that knowledge into words. The reason is simple. Girl Scouts isn’t cookies or camp, crafts or badges. Those are a few examples of what we do, but it’s not who we are. What we are is something intangible. As we enter our second century, we’re the place for girls who want to change the world. Changing the world doesn’t mean being president. Although it could be. It doesn’t mean being a Fortune 500 CEO. Although it could be. It doesn’t mean shattering a glass ceiling. Or inventing something amazing. Or becoming famous. Although it could be. Changing the world has a different meaning for every person. Girl Scouts gives girls the power to define that phrase. That power comes from the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Younger girls develop their leadership skills; older girls use them. But, more importantly, all girls learn the true meaning of leadership. Leadership isn’t just standing in front of a group and taking charge. It’s also looking in the mirror and liking who you see. It’s choosing to do the right thing, despite peer pressure to take a different path. It’s a never-ending series of small decisions that monumentally change the rest of your life. Through Girl Scouts, girls who are timid become confident. Girls who are vocal learn introspection. Girls who feel powerless learn they have a voice and we teach them how to use it. That’s what Girl Scouts is all about and will continue to be about for the next 100 years. It’s about becoming a person who understands the world in which they live and who wants to make it better. It’s about becoming a person who faces challenges and doesn’t shy away from them. It’s about knowing who you are and feeling confident enough to be yourself. It’s about changing the world.

Dr. Grace Hickey President Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore

Susan H. McClure Chief Executive Officer Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore

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Girls earned parts of several Brownie Try-Its during a backyard camping activity.

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In August 2009, the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore began a strategic learning initiative to critically examine the council and develop winning strategies to overcome the obstacles to increased girl membership and participation. The board of directors created a strategic learning team – comprised of board members, volunteers and staff – to lead the process. The strategic learning team conducted research in five areas – customers, competitors, stakeholders, sector trends and our own realities. Once this research was complete, the strategic learning team recommended the establishment of three groups to focus on the key priorities that it identified – partnerships and collaborations, systems, and financial health. The guiding document for all decisions is the leadership message below.

Our Leadership Message The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore is different than other groups and organizations that provide services to girls. While those organizations focus on activities that last a season, Girl Scouting provides experience that lasts a lifetime. Through innovative, girl-led programs that engage girls’ curiosity, the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore encourages participation through continually revised programs that connect with girls using the technology they want and the methods they desire.

Competitive Focus The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore is dedicated to providing a complete Girl Scout experience to girls in kindergarten through third grade that grows along with them, encouraging girls to continue the Girl Scout program throughout

The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore engage girls and the community at every

their adolescent years because it

level. Through the continuous promotion of the Girl Scout message, civic

continually adapts to their needs

leaders also embrace Girl Scouts because of the positive benefit to the

as they become independent

community. By actively pursuing these associations, parents and adults

young women of courage,

choose to make a participation commitment to Girl Scouts, providing girls

confidence and character.

their best opportunity for success.

essential to the lives of all girls. Using the Girl Scout leadership message to

Winning Proposition

motivate girls in kindergarten through third grade is the council’s top priority.

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By doing so, these girls are excited and choose to remain in the Girl Scout

Shore is where girls want to be.

program for a lifetime.

Girls choose from a variety of

These actions are critical to achieving the Girl Scout mission and maintaining its vision. Membership can only grow if the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore is

We are encouraged by those who already embrace Girl Scouts; challenged by those who have not yet joined, and inspired by those who make the most of every opportunity presented. They are our future leaders. They motivate us to continually reassess the Girl Scout experience we provide. Our economic survival is directly tied to the success our girls find through the programs and activities we provide. You can only reach new heights if you want to go beyond where you already

fun, playful learning-adventures and make long-term friendships. With welcoming adult mentors in a girl-centric environment, girls from all our communities easily participate in the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and celebrate the leader within.

are. The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore is the place girls want to be, not only because of the opportunities provided, but because every employee, volunteer and girl feels an undying passion to be there themselves.

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At A Glance

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A copy of the 2009-2010 audit is available for inspection at:

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore Monmouth Service Center 242 Adelphia Road Farmingdale, New Jersey 07727

Statement of Activities For the Year Ended September 30, 2010

Operational Financial Breakdown Revenue    

    

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Donors

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BayShore Community Hospital 8XaV[`Te^HX b_gf\baXeh\VX BB9 8XffXe>bg X^XXc\aZ[bcbYHXW Bank Bey Lea Village Care Center Birdsall Services Group Cheryl-Anne Bliss Boy Scouts of America, Monmouth Council Brinkerhoff Environmental Svc., Inc. Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home Jenny Cody Suzanne Crosby Burton and Lynn Davis Patricia Downs Barbara Dunzelman Bryan Ehret Kristin Farfalla Anita M. Fedorcik First Adventure Preschool & Child Care LLC HbU\a <\f`Tge\VX Food Circus Super Markets, Inc. <eXX[b_WHTVXiTCT__

Courage

Every donation helps a girl discover her sense of empowerment

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Donors

Our Girl Scout Product Sale programs underwrites some expenses, but not all. We cannot do it alone.

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Diane Friel-Padlo G.B., Ltd. Wendy Galloway John A Gatta GSJS Alumnae - Monmouth Chapter Joan Hart HealthSouth Hospital Annette Hillary Holman & Frenia, P.C. John C. Huss Iorio Construction Co. Joe Leoneâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s 8TeeTaW9Teb_H$@b[a ba Dave & Sandra Johnson Christopher G. Kelly Kiwanis Club of LBI Kokes Organization ;WTaWHXaXXAb_bW\X] Helene Koseff Byron and Mary Kotzas Patricia Kurz Lakewood BlueClaws Lakewood Cogeneration LP Leisure Park Linda Lennon BXbaX:TgZ[fXe HXT_fCTaTZX`Xaf Corp.

Lois Leymann Links Insurance Services, LLC Lotano Development, Inc. Marie Lucier-Woodruff Eileen Maier Janet Malkemes Manahawkin Magic Wash Anthony Martino Michelle Masarik Maser Consulting Doris B. McCluskey Kathy McGrorry Merck Employee Giving Campaign CXfebhTf\ba%8ebb^)+F_TT CXfebhTf\ba%I[X =ebhX Tf Shrewsbury Morgan Stanley Smith Barney 7aaXC$DTV[`Ta ATeXaDXXW[T` CTef[TEšHbge^X:KC Outreach Greenbriar Woodlands FTg_H[\aX9F7"BB9 Gina Petillo FeXhXaf\ba%<\e f Harriet Primack GgT_9TeX?aV$%V\UT_7 bV\TfX QualCare, Inc.

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Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home H$9$[XT7 bV$ HTfX_?`TZ\aZDXfibe^ HXW8Ta^HbfTe9_gU 9Tf[=eXZbeH[XWe\V^ B\aWTTaWHbUXefH\XV[X Hbf[Hbf["F$7$ T^Xe[bcH\fX "?aV$ Sambol Construction Scire Family Foundation Inc.;The Xeh\VXJa\f´8_gXcegVX Xeh\VXJa\f´:bZibbW Xeh\VXJa\f´;hXeZeXXa Xeh\VXJa\f´T TYeT Southern Ocean Chamber of Commerce bebcf\`\ f?afXeaTf\baT_bYI$H$ St. Francis Center State Farm Insurance Lawrence S Stephens Evelyn Platt Strain gaDTf\baT_8Ta^ Superior Mortgage Dick Swandby Jolie Tanyeri Kathleen Thulin I\`bf[;$HTa<gaXeT_>b`X Township of Long Beach Walters Management Co., Inc. Dorcie Wawrzynski Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Withum, Smith & Brown LE8C%C\__Xaa\g`HTW\bDXi@Xe X Zonta Club of Ocean County 9V^hnHdX^ZinÂ&#x2122;&%%"'). 11th Legislative District 33 East of Freehold Bahiyyah Abdullah Affiliated Foot & Ankle Center Gregory & Mary Aikins Allen Consulting, Inc. American Abstract Agency American General Title Agency Anderson Insurance Agency Inc Atlantic City Electric Auto Body Craftsman, Inc.


Mary Avalone Barnegat Family Chiropractic 8TeaXZTfDge \aZ9XafXe Joan Basilotto @bTaH8T \ 8XTV[>ThXaCbb XBbWZX'+-+ Jennifer Beck Muriel Beekman Diane Belforti 8Xee T[eTWa\^ AbfT H\beWTa Benson 8\eV[_XeHXT_fbe Jessie Blair Bradford T. Blauvelt James Bownik Boy Scouts of America, Jersey Shore Farley F. Boyle Boynton & Boynton Devon Brady Breaker Electric, Inc. Brennan Fuels Laura Brinkerhoff Estelle Brodkey Brunetti Foundation HbUXefL8gVVb"@e 8gV^T_Xiš HX fTgeTafIThXea Jean M. Buckley Fred M Burfeind Helen Burrous Butler Office Interiors Laura Byrnes L\__\T`Hgf[9TW`g Hb XCTe\XTaWHbVVb9TcbU\TaVb Joanne Casey Gina Catanzaro Causeway Glass Co. Inc. Cavalier Senior Care, Inc. Charles J. Labin C.P.A., P.A. Charles Jones Geraldine Chasmar H[bWT9[bWb [ Christ Lutheran Church Women Cheryl Christiansen

Ciccone, Gotthold & Koseff Ciesla, Wolfe & Holzapfel Dbe`T9_Te^ Antoinette Maria Clay Coast Star, Inc. Coastal Printing Service Carolyn Coates 9bUU"CbaebXH[\aX Collier Services Foundation, Inc. 9baabe "Hg`cY=bhX ConPert Inc Ann Marie Conte William & Hilda Cooper Cooperâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Florist & Gifts Cowan, Gunteski & Co. H\V[TeW8TeUTeT@b9eXT 9_WX>$9ebYbbf"; d$ Crystal Point Yacht Club Denise Cumiskey Currents Marketing & Communications Custom Lawn Service Danskin Insurance Agency, Inc. Dasti Murphy McGuckin Ulaky Cherkos Connors Deborah Hospital Foundation John and Deborah DeLisi Michael and Susan Devrous Debra Dobies Dolan, Mauthe & Marsella Dâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;Onofrio Family Sheila G. Dott Eastport Builders Debra Edick Gary Edinger Eisner Amper Accounts & Advisors Edward & Mary Ellen Elgart Ernst, Ernst & Lissenden Fantasy Island Amusement Park Maria Farhat-Tanzola Joanne S. Finegan Donald Finn <\ [Xe`Taš >XTWdgTefXe

Joseph & Barbara Fitzgerald, Jr Marta Font For Shore Weed Control, Inc. <be^XWH\hXe8gfV[Xe[bc"?aV Sheila Franklin Gilstein Freehold Pest Control, Inc. Friel Hall Inc. Gailâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Optical Herbert L. Gardner DTaV C =TeZTa Karen A. Garrett =b_WXa Hbf[ V[\_W cTZab_T BgaWX__ Boylan & Garubo Theodore Gooding Christine A. Granata Barbara Guigno Susan Halsey Deborah Hanlon-Schron

Girl Scout Journeys, like Brownie Quest, combine fun activites with educational opportunities for girls.

Confidence

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Donors

NdjgYdcVi^dch]Zaejh\^kZ\^gahVXXZhhida^[Z"X]Vc\^c\ experiences that inspire them to do something big. >Taab_W HX fTgeTaf Judith Hart Harvey Cedars Shellfish Co. John and Susan Hay Tara J. Hayes Health Village Imaging Hecht Family Foundation Inc. Henry J. Mancini & Associates, Inc. Marion Hergert Audrey J. Herzog Grace Hickey Peg Hogan >b`X fXTWHgaCbU\_X>b`XFTe^ House of Hearing Aids, Inc. Doris Innes ?afXeYT\f[DX\Z[Ube "?aV$ ? _TaW7gW\b%K\WXb Italian American Assoc, Ocean Township J. W. Finley, Inc. Jack Oujo C.P.A. Jay Madden Architect @THb XXeh\VX JCP&L, A FirstEnergy Company Joeyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Pizza & Pasta Barbara Johnson Mary Johnson Cynthia Joy

K. Hovnanian Companies, Inc. Kaplerâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Pharmacy Inc. Karen Kavanagh Kedz Funeral Home Agnes Kelso Michelle Kettle Kitchens by Frank, Inc. A\iTa\ 9_gU#DXi@Xe X:\ fe\VfAX Club Kiwanis Club of Jackson A\iTa\ 9_gUbYI$H$":TUeXT^ A\iTa\ 9_gUbYIb` H\hXe Lisa F. Knight Knoll Acupuncture, LLC Kathleen Knutson Gene Kobryn Koerner, Koerner, Galati & Oriel Stan Konopka Joseph Koptic Judith Krusell, Ph.D. B7:79?D DXfibe^ Barbara Lanuto Larrison Coal & Fuel Oil, Inc. Leporeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Service Center Lomurro, Davison, Eastman & Munoz BbaZ8XTV[? _TaWF87BbVT_'-+ BbaZ8XTV[? _TaWF87BbVT_)-) Howard & Janice Magill

Junior Troop 1501 cleaned up the entrance to Old Mill Park.

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Donald F. Major, DMD Amy Mallet Jane D Maloney CTaV\a\HXT_f9b$"?aV$ ManTech International Corporation William and Susan Marshall Michael J. Martin Theresa Martinsen Jackie Mason Mastapeter Funeral Homes Inc. Mathis Construction Co, Inc William McClam Kelly McGraw Mehr, LaFrance, & Williams Micromedia Publications, Inc. Arthur & Dorothy Midgley Linda Milstein Jennifer Minogue Tara Mirenda Monmouth County Clerk Monmouth Cty Bd of Chosen Freeholders Andresa Moody Craig Mulgrum David and Theodora Mulgrum Cg_hTaX"9bebaTfb8eTW"; d$ Miles and Ellen Murdocca CTef[TA$DTVX DXi 8XZ\aa\aZ 7ZTcX 9[e\ f\Ta Center I[b`T DbU_X E_ZT@$Dbe^g Dbef[:bhXeE8#= D Dbef[iX fXeaCgfgT_<\aTaV\T_ DXfibe^ E$9$<XW$bYHXcgU_\VTaLb`Xa Oâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;Brien Funeral Home EVXTa9bgaf8bTeWbYHXT_fbe Ocean County Coin & Stamp Ocean County Library EVXTa9bgafHXcgU_\VTaEeZ$ EVXTa9bgaf bgaZHXcgU_\VTa Ocean Health Initiatives, Inc. EVXTaKXafgeX HXT_f?aV$ OCHS Services, Inc. Margaret Oâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;Meara Oâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;Meara Financial Group


C\V[TX_TaW@TVdgX_aFT_`Xe Paone, Zaleski & Brown FTeT "7cHX\ Peter P. Cerar, CPA F_TafTf\baHX fTgeTaf Dorothy Platt Point Pleasant Distributors FeXYXeeXW8X[Th\beT_>XT_f[bYD@ HTUU\T__@$Fe\X TaW Pringle Quinn Anzano Prudential Foundation Matching Gifts Program GgT_\f?aabYIb` H\hXe Quality Tire & Muffler g TaHXZTa HXZg_TeHXcgU_\VTaEeZ$bYB;> HX`\aZfba"KXea\V^KXaT HXab_W BTaW VTc\aZ =eTVXHbUXef ba 9Teb_XHbU\a ba CTe\_a;$HbV^ 9ba fTaVXHb``X_ <eXWXe\V^Ae\ faHb``X_ HbaT_WB$8XaaTeWb"7ffbeaXTfBTi HbaTa7ZXaV?aV$ F[\_\cHb Xa Hb XaUXeZA\eU9T[\__fTa^bi\f 7_\VXL$HbgaW Safe Harbor Investments Inc Maureen Samaha The Sandpaper Inc Patrice Schneider Albert Schwind Lorraine Schwinn Sea Oaks Golf Club Hb T_\aWXTie\Z[f Beatriz M. Serra SGA Group PC Shackleton & Hazeltine Shrabanee Shah Shapiro Development Co. Shore Dental

Sicheri & Sicheri Silver Cloud Harbor Marina Silverton Memorial Funeral Home Dolores K Smith Karen E. Smith Eva Smithers Snyder Eye Group So Ocean Ctr-Genesis HealthCare b$EVXTa9bgafHTW\Tf\ba Oncology South Jersey Combined Federal Campaign Southern Ocean Chiropractic Southern Ocean Pediatric Assoc. Sovereign Bank Anthony Sportelli fTYYbeWIbia [\cHXcgU_\VTa9_gU Maureen C. Stankowitz State Farm Insurance Denise Stavola Summerville at Stafford Senior Living Virginia Sweeney Barbara Sweetnam Mabel Sweetnam Beth Thomas Thomas Campbell C.P.A., LLC Lisa Thornton D\Vb_XIbWW Katherine Tollar Ib` H\hXe;_^ '.-+ Ib` H\hXe<\faX 7dgTf\V9fe Elizabeth Trapp Tuckerton Seaport Union County College Vanguard Vein Center K\ \f\aZDge X7 bVbY9XafeT_@Xe X W. B. Grant Agency Wallace Bros., Inc. Waretown Car Wash LLC Gale Wayman Wells Fargo Advisors Wells Fargo Bank

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William E. Antonides & Co Jennifer H. Winn Withum Smith & Brown, P.A. BettyJean Wood Wood Funeral Home Woodland,McCoy & Shinn LLC @TVdgX_\aLbbW Sarah Wright WSB Engineering Group Faye Zealand

Great care has been taken to ensure the proper recognition of our donors. If an error or omission did occur, we sincerely apologize and hope you will bring it to our attention.

Character

Every donation helps a girl discover the woman she wants to become

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Officers

Susan H. McClure

Dr. Grace Hickey

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President

First Vice President

Senior Directors

Wendy Galloway

Bahiyyah Abdullah

Second Vice President

Senior Director, Membership and Marketing

Frances Keane

Jenny Cody

Third Vice President

Senior Director, Program Services

Mary Anne Gearing

Patricia Kurz

Secretary

Senior Director, Facilities and Camping Services

Bonnie Chankalian

Pat Walsh

Karen Welch

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Council Staff

Annette Brown Julian Castellanos Carolyn Coates Dolores Coulter Jim DeAngelis Debra Dobies Barbara Dunzelman Diane Friel-Padlo HbU\a<\f`Tge\VX Karen Kavanagh Tom Halpin Helene E. Koseff HbZXeAX\_ Marie Lucier-Woodruff Janet Malkemes Barbara McMorrow 7aaXDTV[`Ta Margaret Oâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;Meara 9[Te_X H\V[fXe FXaaHbaX Hb T_\aWXTie\Z[f Adam Servodio Shrabanee Shah HbUXefT[Xe\WTa Ben Waldron April Yezzi

Danielle Bagdzinski Joan Basilotto Monica Bason-Lynch Amy Blankenship James Bownik Julie Brady Linda Brahn Patricia Carone-Curtis Chelsea Conaty Aileen Christiansen Barbara Cruz Debby DeAngelo Debbie Edick Bryan Ehret Susu Garcia Tyrone Howard Doris Innes Kathy Jones Linda K. Lennon Michelle Masarik Susan Mayer Dena Mayo Kelly McAllister Kelly McGraw Craig Mulgrum Muriel Odrick Karen Palamara Terri Peterson Hb X`TeF\ V\bff\ DeAnna Poole B\aWTH\XV[X IbaTH\XV[X#8ebia ;e\V^Hb``X_ Kristen Somerville Virginia Sweeney Ivonne Varela 9Tf[KTdgX Susan Warnken BJ Wood Janet Zelenak

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Alissa Cappelleri Jess Christiansen Maria DiBianca Brittany Emery Samantha Giffen Taylor Loving Erin Markov fXYYTa\XHb ^b

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Senior Director, Fund Development and Public Relations

JoAnn McCann

Immediate Past President, Ex-Officio

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Chief Operating Officer

Judy Hart

Treasurer

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Chief Executive Officer

Senior Director, Financial Services Chief Financial Officer


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