Roswell teen to receive Girl Scout Gold Award for literacy project
by Erika Wells
January 28, 2016 01:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Roswell resident and Girl Scout Michelle Manganiello, 16, will receive her organization’s highest honor after she was inspired to create a literacy program at Esther Jackson Elementary because of her love for reading. Manganiello also collected about 300 books from the community and created a reading area for students. The Centennial High School junior wanted to choose a project she would enjoy while sharing her passion with others. She said her favorite part has been reading with t...
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