Thursday, April 21, 2011

Girl Scouts Financial Empowerment Message Hits the Jumbotrons in NYC, Las Vegas

Timothy Higdon, Chief of External Affairs of the Girl Scouts of the USA and Patricia Stensrud, Board President of the Girl Scouts of Greater New York, along with Judy Vredenburgh, President and CEO of Girls Inc. rang The Closing Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange in honor of Financial Literacy Month, underscoring the importance of financial empowerment and financial capability for girls. They were joined on the bell podium by several Girl Scouts and girls participating in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge.

Photographs of Girl Scouts at the NYSE Closing Bell have been appearing on the jumbotron screens in both New York's Times Square and the Las Vegas Strip.