Operations Leadership & Management

As you will all know, we now have a smaller Operations Team than we did at the start of 2020. We have taken some time to think about how we should address this. We are in a pandemic and need … Continued

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Christmas card competition 2020 – Me on Christmas Day

As we know its been an unprecedented year which has been tricky for us all. Well done to everyone for doing their best. We know how much our GFS girls love the Christmas card competition so we’re happy to announce … Continued

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GFS 20-21 budget summary

We are most grateful to the volunteers who have supported the budget planning by submitting their plans for the coming year. The rapidly changing situation surrounding the pandemic means that forward planning is not easy, and we know you have … Continued

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How to complete your GFS register

Completing a register each week is an essential safeguarding procedure and must be done at group. Your GFS register in Dropbox should be completed each week and GFS understands it may not be practical to do this at your session.  … Continued

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Improving our data security by moving to Dropbox

As part of GFSs ongoing commitment to data protection we are improving our data security.  From September 2020, we are providing each group with secure storage for digital documents via Dropbox.  What is Dropbox?  Dropbox is a cloud based storage … Continued

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Virtual term pack to support online delivery

We know how much of a new skill it has been to develop activities to deliver in Zoom sessions. We’ve loved seeing your ideas and the way girls have reacted to them. However, we appreciate that some support is needed to … Continued

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GFS lockdown activities – Science Week

This week, we’re giving grown ups a break from creating their own science curriculum. These activities are fun, interactive ways of getting some learning in and are a great break from the books for everyone. At GFS, we know there … Continued

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GFS AGM event 2020

We are looking forward to welcoming you to our national gathering and AGM event on Saturday 28 March 2020 at etc venues, Birmingham. The event this year will have different format from previous years.  We have listened to feedback that … Continued

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Christmas card competition 2019

It’s that time of year again – we’re on the hunt for a new design for our 2019 GFS Christmas card. All GFS girls and young women aged 5-16 are eligible to enter. The winner will see their credited design … Continued

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New GFS Project powered by Rosa – Voices from the Frontline

We would like to congratulate all of the groups that have had fundraising success in recent months. All of your hard work is paying off and providing amazing opportunities for the girls and young women in your groups. We are … Continued

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