Girl Scouts has been committed to providing girls with the support and resources they need to pursue their goals for over 100 years- and we understand that as the world changes, girls do too! In order to continue to meet the needs of today's G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader), we developed the Girl Scout Research … Continue reading 5 Must Read Studies by the Girl Scout Research Institute
Do a Google search for “how do you talk to kids about giving back” and you’ll get 289 million results in 0.57 seconds. While so many results can be a bit overwhelming, it’s an important lesson for children and helps to shape future philanthropists. Women Give 2013 found that children whose parents talk to them … Continue reading We almost called it PhilanTROOPic
Today is the perfect day to encourage girls to use their science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills to make real, positive differences in our communities and our world. We are proud to be one of three councils collaborating with GSUSA and the Infosys Foundation USA to support the implementation of Coding for Good badges through Family STEM Nights. … Continue reading Girl Scout Family STEM Night was Fun for the Whole Fam!
The Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace in Savannah, Georgia, holds a special place for Girl Scouts! It is where our amazing founder was born and lived throughout her life- and the place that she began the Movement that we are all so passionate about today. In 1953, Girl Scouts of the USA purchased the home and … Continue reading Visiting the JGL Birthplace
Hackers, meet your match! In a world dominated by technology, giving girls the tools they need to stay safe and protect their information on the internet is key, which is why we now have cybersecurity badges for Girl Scouts of all grade levels! With our new badges, Girl Scouts learn how computers and the internet work … Continue reading Cybersecurity and Girl Scouts
Did you know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Girl Scouts? This is a cause that is very important to our Movement as it is how our incredible founder, Juliette Gordon Low, lost her life. Being that Founder's Day also takes place in October, we can't think of a better way to celebrate than … Continue reading Coming Together for Breast Cancer Awareness