It was a great joy for all the members at CASEGHA USA to meet again since they had a fire in their headquarters last June. After all the repairs and the cleaning they were able to resume their activities. Everybody was happy to see each other!
The Baden Powell Guild of Great Britain, member of the UK Scout and Guide Fellowship, has just had their National Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the Guide headquarters in Henfield West Sussex on Saturday 25th March 2017.
On March 21, we remembered the XXII Day of Memory and Commitment of the innocent victims of the Mafia. Many communities such as MASCI, the National Scout and Guide Fellowship of Italy have joined the demonstrations.
The members of the Tunisian Fellowship were numerous to celebrate their 40th anniversary (1977-2017) of the creation of their Branch within the Tunisian Scout Organization and its admission as a member of ISGF. The celebration was held during their meeting in Sousse from 18 to 20 March 2017, with the participation of 418 participants.
Fixed on the last week of June, the Grossarl get together takes place from 24 June till 1 July 2017. Adult Scouts and Guides are invited to have a nice time together and organizing themselves accompanied by the tourist office of Grossarl.
The Silver Lion has been awarded recently on the Founders birthday to Shree Ram Lamichhane when he was in Sri Lanka as member of the Asia Pacific Region Awards Committee of WOSM.
Between January 29 and February 1 of this year, the 4th CANASGAA was held in the town of Santa Catalina province of Córdoba, Argentina. With the assistance of 16 members of the different local Guilds of the country and the presence of the chairman of the Western Hemisphere Region Committee, Vanessa Hoogenbergen-Helmijr and her husband Billy.
The medieval church of St Mary in Bergen, Norway was filled to capacity on 4th December 2016 when guilds, scouts, the City Mission and the diocesan Dialogue Centre came «Together for Peace», with the Peace Light from Bethlehem as the focal point.
Anne, my sister Anne,
Yes Anne, you were my sister, my little sister.
Physically we were similar; we were very often taken for each other. You were my sister; you know the one with whom one exchanges everything, much more than with a biological sister. You did not speak much about yourself, but you opened your heart so often to me. I thank you for the confidence you have given me.
During the ISGF Europe Region Conference in 2016 the Twinning Coordinator received a request from a Trefoil Guild (TG) member of the Isle of Man, UK. A group of 6 wanted to meet some Guild members while they were touring and on transit in the Netherlands.