Liz Andersen, Coordinator
American Heritage Girls (AHG) is a Christ-centered non-profit scouting organization with a wholesome program for girls ages 5-18. AHG is dedicated to the mission of building women of integrity through service to God, family, community, and country. A character development organization, AHG offers badge programs, service projects, leadership opportunities, and outdoor experiences to its members.
Troop VA1975 meets on Monday afternoons.
The AHG Oath
“I promise to love God, cherish my family,
honor my country, and serve in my community.”
Faith and relationship with God through prayer, fellowship, service, and the AHG Faith Award Program
Servant Leadership opportunities at all levels of programming
Social Development encourages friendships with girls of all ages, mentorships, and learning naturally through positive and loving relationships
Emotional Development gives girls an anchor in Christ, understanding their identity as daughters of God. Girls build confidence though varied outdoor experiences and trying new things in a safe environment.
Character Development ~ through community service and citizenship programs
Life Skill Enhancement through multi-level merit badge program
AHG Troops are comprised of the following levels, which meet together:
Pathfinders ~ Ages 5-6 and in Kindergarten
Tenderhearts ~ Ages 6-8 and in Grades 1 – 3
Explorers ~ Ages 9-11 and in Grades 4 – 6
Pioneers ~ Ages 12-14 and in Grades 7 – 8
Patriots ~ Ages 14-18 and in Grades 9 – 12