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Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada to Host 4-Part Advocacy Speaker Series Leading to Election Day


“Women's Representation in Public Office” panel to feature Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske on Sep. 12

 

Media Event: Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada is launching a four-part speaker series, “All About Advocacy”, as a vehicle to engage 6th – 12th grade Girl Scouts in local and national government. Participating Girl Scouts will gain an in-depth understanding of how local, state, and federal government works, preparing them to be voters, activists, and political leaders. A bipartisan group of elected officials will participate in each panel session that will be led by a Girl Scout moderator.

Event Date and Time: Saturday, September 12 at 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location: Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada – 2941 Harris Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89101

Event Details: The Sep. 12 “Women's Representation in Public Office” panel:

  • Secretary of State Barbara Cevagske
  • Councilwoman Michelle Romero
  • Assemblywoman Sandra Jauregui

Notes: Media are invited to attend from 12:30pm – 1:30pm. CEO Kimberly Trueba and Girl Scouts will be available for interviews.

About Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada

Founded on April 14, 1932 in Boulder City, Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada (GSSNV) is the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. GSSNV focuses on four key pillars: STEAM Education, Outdoor Experiences, Life Skills, and Entrepreneurship Opportunities. GSSNV serves the four Southern-most counties in Nevada: Clark, Lincoln, Nye, & Esmeralda, as well as the Southern California counties of Inyo and San Bernardino (eastern border).

SOCIAL MEDIA:
Facebook: @GirlScoutsNV
Twitter: @GirlScoutsNV
Instagram: @GirlScoutsNV

MEDIA CONTACT:
Linda Bridges
Chief Communications Officer
702-932-1914
lbridges@girlscoutsnv.org