Samantha Holt Earns Gold Award

Pictured: Deputy Mayor Doug Tomson with Samantha Holt and her Mother

At the April 23rd Township Committee Meeting, Samantha Holt, a senior at Hillsborough High School and member of Girl Scout Troop 60100 was honored for having earned her Girl Scout Gold Award.

Samantha’s Gold Award project involved producing 54 pillows, 36 blankets, and 13 pillow-making kits for teen residents of Visions and Pathways. Samantha also hosted two craft sessions wherein the teens made an additional 60 pillows. Visions and Pathways is a temporary housing facility helping abused, neglected, homeless, missing and at-risk youth.

Samantha is a member of the National Honor Society, participated in the REACH Internship program, and Future Educator’s of America club. Samantha was also a CCD Assistant Teacher at St. Joseph Church, an Assistant Dance Teacher at Triangle Dance Center, and a Boro Buddies Coordinator. Samantha will be attending The College of New Jersey to study secondary education and history in the Honor’s Program.

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