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…

Blog / October 26th, 2021

Help – I need more girls

Girlguiding Anglia Lead Volunteer for Growth and Insight, Ann Crome, has spent many years recruiting young members in her home county of Bedfordshire. Here she shares some of the resources available from Girlguiding Anglia to help other leaders also to recruit young members for their units. Many of the ideas and resources have been adapted…

Blog / September 29th, 2021

Managing Enquiries on GO

As managing waiting lists are becoming more important, we’re creating a series of updates to help you through the process on GO.  This month, we’re looking at Young Member enquiries and moving them through the enquiry process. Managing waiting lists is important for good GDPR practice, for ensuring others could easily take over if needed,…