On Saturday 27 January 2018 members of the Spanish National Scout and Guide Fellowship – AISG España – were invited to the reception organized by the European Scout Foundation at the Fray Luis de León Cultural and Residential Complex in Guadarrama, Community of Madrid.
During the reception the European Scout Foundation recognized the contributions and efforts of AISG España to the support and development of the scouting non-only in Spain but also in Europe.
AISG España and also the regional association of Friends of Scouting of Granada – Asociación Granadina de Amigos del Escultismo, AGAE – have joined the European Scout Foundation. Also, some individual members of AISG España have decided to join the Foundation making an annual contribution. Those members are: María Jesús Escota Moliner, Inmaculada García Calvo, Grace Llanos Diez-Canseco and Jesús Ignacio Vargas Vega.
The new members of the Foundation were recognized with a pin and a certificate given by Jorgen Rasmussen (Honorary Chairman of the European Scout Foundation), Henrik Söderman (Chairman), Kevin Camilleri (Chairman of the European Scout Region) and Hulda Sólrún Guðmundsdóttir (Vice-Chairman of the European Scout Region).
At the reception were present members of the World Scout Committee, the World Scout Bureau, the European Scout Region, the Federation of Scouting in Spain and volunteers and representatives of National Scout Organisations from all over Europe.
After the reception all together had the opportunity to celebrate with a delicious dinner and enjoy a very nice evening.