Girls Work – Sunbeams


What is Sunbeams?

Sunbeams is a Christian group open to girls who are in the 1st through 5th grades of school.  Any girl regardless of race, color, or religion may become a member of the local Sunbeam troop.  Sunbeams is a character building program sponsored by the Salvation Army.

The Sunbeam program focuses on helping girls learn about themselves and their world.  They do this through programs centered around education, fellowship, service, and worship.

Membership Requirements

  1. Be in grades 1 to 5.
  2. Have a parent’s/guardian’s permission.
  3. Attend four consecutive meetings of the Sunbeam troop.
  4. Recite the Sunbeam pledge, declaration, and motto.
  5. Demonstrate the Sunbeam salute.

Sunbeam Pledge

I Promise that I will try:

To love God
To be obedient
To be loving and kind to all
To be true to the Sunbeam Declaration

Sunbeam Declaration

I understand that as a Sunbeam I should:

Pray morning and evening
Speak the truth
Be kind to animals
Never steal, swear, gamble, touch harmful drugs or strong drinks

Sunbeam Motto

Do right!