1st Place: Troop 569 Greater Dorchester
2nd Place: Troop 517 Florence
3rd Place: Troop 68 Northern Beaufort
Honorable Mention: Troop 778 Florence
The Best Practices initiative is designed to recognize extraordinary programming for girls at the Troop and Service Unit level. There are four categories:
• Community Action: Programs that address a specific need in the local community
• Educational Adventures: Programs that teach girls a specific skill as part of the GSLE though the National Program Portfolio
• Special Celebrations: Programs that are focused on recruitment and/or retentions of girls and adults as part of the GSLE though the National Program Portfolio.
• Girl Scout Spirit: Programs based on the Girl Scout Promise and Law.
The 2017-2018 Recipients
On the Troop Level the recipients are listed below: