Meet The Team – Volunteers Week – Saturday

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is image0-4.jpeg
Scouting Volunteering teaching #SkillsForLife

Scouting Is nothing without Volunteers

As part of Volunteers week we will be meeting some of our leaders from around the Darlington District. #VolunteersWeek2021 #DarlingtonScouts #ProudtoScout

Our Volunteer for Saturday is ……

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is IMG_20201108_110422-768x1024.jpg

Name:- Dawn

Current Scouting Position within the District

“GSL – 21st Darlington“

How many years Scouting Service as a Volunteer have you ?

“9”

Were you in Scouts / Girlguides in your youth ?

“I was a Brownie, then a Guide. My Mum was a Cub Leader and I used to go on the camps with the Cubs because girls weren’t allowed to join Scouts back then!!”

What Other Scouting role have you held as a Volunteer ?

“Assistant Beaver Leader – 21st Darlington & Beaver Leader – 21st Darlington“

Why did you Volunteer in Scouting?

“I got so much out of the movement as a youngster, I wanted to give something back. I love the Beaver section, the little ones are sooooo funny!”

Camping or Glamping

“Camping”

A Good Read or a Good Film

“Good Film”

What Flavour Crisps do you like ?

“Cheese & Chives“

Best thing about Volunteering in Scouting

The youngsters making me laugh.
We once had a Beaver on a hike, he thought a cow pat was a stone because it was hard on top, so decided to jump on it….. Ooooopsie 🐄💩”

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is district-thank-you-1024x512.jpg
“Thank you Dawn for volunteering in Scouting without you there wouldn’t be Scouting in Darlington”