“The WAGGGS Medal of Service is the highest form of recognition that WAGGGS can bestow and is awarded to individuals (volunteers or staff) who have distinguished themselves in their outstanding service to Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting at national and global level. The Medal of Service expresses gratitude to members of the Association whose service is considered to be exceptional, noteworthy and/or extraordinary in nature.”
Sandy Thomas is Lead capacity building volunteer for WAGGGS globally. She has played a critical strategic role in supporting WAGGGS on the journey to increased volunteer delivery during 2018 and 2019.
Sandy invests a huge amount of time in designing the WAGGGS approach to capacity building and establishing capacity building volunteer teams to enable WAGGGS to support Member Organisations more effectively.
Her strategic thinking coupled with your wholehearted dedication to the Girl Guide and Girl Scout Movement makes you a leader who inspires and empowers so many others to give fully of themselves.
“Sandy is a leader who inspires and empowers so many others to give fully of themselves – she really leads from the heart. She’s always willing to help, to make time for others and to ask good questions to maximise the positive impact our work has on the Movement.”
Sandy is a lifelong Girl Scout and has demonstrated exceptional service to WAGGGS and to the Movement.