YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Yorktown Troop 2923 received the Silver Award in a ceremony Saturday in Central Valley, N.Y. for its project on cancer awareness , "A World Without Cancer, How Sweet it Would Be."
The seven scouts were among hundreds from across Westchester and the Hudson Valley who received the award at Monroe-Woodbury High School.
The Girl Scout Silver Award is the second-highest award that girls can earn in Girl Scouts. It represents a girl's commitment to herself and to her community as she focuses on leadership, career exploration, personal challenges and completing a lasting project that will benefit her community.
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