Blog / November 22nd, 2021

Help – my unit needs more money

In the latest in our series of support blogs, we have asked leaders to share what has worked for them when fundraising as well as pulling together all you need to know about applying for grants. Fundraising Guide There is a wealth of resources available to leaders on the topic of fundraising, both internally produced…

Blog / November 22nd, 2021

Chief Commissioners Blog

Hi everyone, Firstly, I wanted to talk all things strictly, I’m sure many of you have taken part in the Children In Need and strictly partnership over this last week. There has certainly been lots of social media posts with units taking part in dance evenings. I too, with my own unit held a dance…

Blog / November 18th, 2021

County Spotlight: Norfolk

Norfolk We currently have over 6200 Girlguiding members in Norfolk. We are a large county, both in terms of membership numbers but also geographically. Google maps says that to drive from Hunstanton in the far west of the county to Lowestoft in the very east of the county would take well over 2 hours and…

Blog / October 26th, 2021

Help – I need more leaders

This month Ann Crome, Anglia’s Lead Volunteer for Growth and Insight, signposts the support available to leaders, commissioners, and local recruitment volunteers in recruiting more volunteers. All resources are open to being used by any member as needed and created by volunteers and staff across the 12 counties of Anglia using tried and tested recruitment…