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Girl Scouts of America

A True Leader

Jill Albert was radiant. She had an unmatched presence that could be felt by anyone touched by her warm embrace. She had a way of making all of the girls in my troop feel welcome, appreciated and unique. But her brilliance extended far beyond our small group of girl scouts: she baked cookies for her garbage men and always had a bowl full of Double Bubble in her car to give anyone who may have been having a bad day. Jill encapsulated the ultimate role model.

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The Jewish community has had a varied relationship with scouting.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Girl Scouts of America." (Viewed on September 2, 2014) <http://jwa.org/blog/girl-scouts-of-america>.

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