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The Lounge, Girl Scouts of Orange County

The Lounge

9th – 12th Grade Girls, Senior/Ambassador Opportunity

The Lounge, Girl Scouts of Orange County, is a place where high school Girl Scouts come together for mentorship, casual conversations, meaningful discussions, and growth opportunities! Business professionals, educators, and GSOC staff lead the sessions and share their expertise, experience and insight on topics that align with the interests of high school girls, in the spirit of championing Girl ambition.

Sundays from 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM (twice a month), via Zoom.

2023 Lounge Sessions


College/Trade School Readiness Series
 

Build Your Support System




Sunday, November 6, 2022

Build Your Support System

Focus Area: College/Trade School Readiness Series
Led By: Julie Murphy – Vice President of Marketing at Experian, Mara Nicholl – Director of Scaling Technologies at Experian, and Anne Obee 
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 PM. 
Location: Zoom
Levels: Senior & Ambassadors (Grade levels 9-12)

In order to bridge the gap between being a high school girl and a young professional or college student, you will need a strong support system and network. Join Experian for a discussion about how to build a support system that will provide you with professional and emotional support as you navigate the next important chapter of your life.
Prudential

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Credit Ambassadors




Sunday, November 13, 2022
Credit Ambassadors

Focus Area: College/Trade School Readiness Series
Led By: Experian 
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 PM. 
Location: Zoom
Levels: Senior & Ambassadors (Grade levels 9-12)

Getting ready for college includes knowing how to be credit smart. Join us as experts from Experian help you better understand credit reporting and provide general information about preparing to get the credit you need and want.  Experian is helping people thrive at every stage of their financial journey. We help people make the most of their data to improve their financial health and transform their lives.
Experian

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Build Your Support System Sunday, December 4, 2022
Build Your Support System

Focus Area: College/Trade School Readiness Series
Led By: Rotary Club
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 PM. 
Location: Zoom
Levels: Senior & Ambassadors (Grade levels 9-12)

Social media is a staple of the 21st century, and its power can be used for good or bad. When used wisely, social media posts can indicate enthusiasm and passion that will open doors and advance professional opportunities through the elevation of your personal branding. Join us for a discussion led by the Rotary Club about what to post as a high school student that can advance your career and make connections.

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Leadership Series
 

The Lounge Easy Ethical Consumerism Sunday, January 8, 2023
Easy Ethical Consumerism

Focus Area: Leadership Series
Led By: Michelle Goyette – Founder of Unique World Inspirations, a Fair Trade Federation Member & Director of National Resources and Partnerships at UMass Global
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 PM. 
Location: Zoom
Levels: Senior & Ambassadors (Grade levels 9-12)

Do you know where your dollar is going? Join us for a discussion led by Michelle Goyette, founder of Unique World Inspirations, to learn about conscious consumerism, global poverty, and environmental activism. We will learn about fair trade logos, what they mean, and how to look for them the next time you’re shopping. Join us to see ethical consumerism made easy.

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I.D.E.A. - Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Accessability
 

The Lounge Rotary ClubSunday, January 22, 2023 -  Year of Yes
Focus Area: I.D.E.A. - Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Accessability

Led By: Jane Tittle
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 PM. 
Location: Zoom
Levels: Senior & Ambassadors (Grade levels 9-12)

Titled after the famous Shonda Rhimes book, join us for a discussion about breaking through barriers and stepping out of your comfort zone. This discussion will be led by Jane Tittle, the first woman of color to be president of the National Association of Women Business Owners, Orange County (NAWBO-OC). Learn how to take a seat at the table or, if there isn’t one, how to bring your own.

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Questions?
Contact customercare@girlscoutsoc.org.