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Cape woman recognized by Girl Scouts

By Staff | Apr 6, 2009

Reneé Armstrong of Cape Coral and Rock Aboujaoudé of Alva were honored with the President’s Merit Award of Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. at the annual meeting of the council held in Sarasota. The President’s Merit Award is given to an outstanding individual who has gone above and beyond expectations for the benefit of the entire council.
When these two community volunteers became members-at-large of the Board of Directors of Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc., they immediately got involved and teamed up to demonstrate their leadership skills. They both became extremely instrumental in working with the Girl Scout Caloosa Task Group securing community support for the improvement projects at Girl Scout Camp Caloosa in North Fort Myers.
Rock Aboujaoudé, president of Rock Enterprises, Inc. in LaBelle, donated his expertise and professional services to the council for the removal of invasive species and for the development of a better water management system at camp
Reneé Armstrong, Lee County property acquisitioning assistant, was instrumental for securing a grant for the clearing of Owl Creek at Camp Caloosa.
Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. is truly grateful to these to board members for their time, efforts, and commitment to making camp a better place for Girl Scouts on the Gulf Coast of Florida.
Girl Scouts of the Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. is chartered by Girl Scouts of the USA and serves nearly 11,000 girls in the following counties: Manatee, Hardee, Highlands, Sarasota, Charlotte, DeSoto, Lee, Glades, Hendry, and Collier.

Source: Girl Scouts of the Gulfcoast Florida