Nita Blose, 2013 Inductee
Nita Blose moved to Fountain Hills in 1990 from Georgetown, Texas and looked into the Girl Scout program for her daughter. She loved what they stood for and became a troop leader and later neighborhood manager. Years later, she is still actively involved with our Townâ€™s Girl Scout program as troop leader, neighborhood registrar, Girl Scout recruitment, and service team member. She has been called the â€œBackboneâ€ of our Townâ€™s Girl Scout program; assisting all level of troops from Daisy to Ambassadors. Nita also volunteers for the local Girl Scout Arizona Cactus-Pine Council in Phoenix as Gold Award Member, Getting Started Trainer, and Women & Young Women of Distinction silent auction committee member. She has earned several awards from GSACPC, including Outstanding Volunteer, Outstanding Leader, Thanks One Badge, and the Pearl Award. In addition, she has served on Fountain Hills â€œMake-A-Difference Dayâ€ committee and volunteered at fund-raisers for the Shonda Schilling Shade Foundation; educating people about skin cancer. Nita, a retired Delta flight attendant, is now Home Delivered Meals Coordinator for Fountain Hills.