“For example, in what ways do you feel that you live a considerate and caring Jewish life?
” According to the National Jewish Committee on Girl Scouting, which opened in 1972, there are three additional Jewish specific patches that scouts can obtain: Bat Or, Menorah, and Or Emunah.
For the past few years, Savannah had no Jewish Girl Scout troops, but three months ago, the JEA reopened a Jewish “daisy troop” for 5- and 6-year-old girls.
April Komendat, one of the troop’s leaders, said their focus is on Jewish holidays and teaching Girl Scout values like being considerate and caring or courageous and strong from a Jewish perspective.
Greenberg explained that the Jewish troops sponsored by the JEA ran activities from there and used the JEA’s kosher kitchen.