Pictured are representatives from GSSI and J&J (L to R): Michele Henry-Mcgee, J&J Chapter President; Carolyn Brooks (GSSI); Dr. Lillian Parks (J&J); Villie M. Appoo, GSSI CEO; Lauren A. Parks (J&J); D’Jamildo Graham (J&J); and Angie Suhre (GSSI).

EDWARDSVILLE - Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois (GSSI) is excited to be working with the East St. Louis Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. (J&J) to provide girls in their area with the opportunity to attend Girl Scout STEM Day Camps in July. 

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This collaboration was made possible through a $3,000 grant from Jack and Jill of America Foundation to offer underserved girls an opportunity to participate in summer enrichment programs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). 

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