Five prominent men and women were honored Friday by the Girl Scouts of Central and Western Massachusetts
The five received the Girl Scouts prestigious ToGetHerThere award during a luncheon at MGM Springfield.
Recipient Kate Kane, managing director of Northwestern Mutual in Springfield is herself, a Girl Scout alumnus.
“Girl Scouts to me was all about belonging and having the opportunity to speak with other girls in a safe setting and being able to explain what it was I could and not have to worry about what other people thought, whether or not it was cool,” said Kane.
More than 150 people attended the awards luncheon.
The recipients were honored for helping create a culture of creativity and caring.