2020 Council Scholarship Recipients

The experiences Girl Scouts have can speak volumes on college applications and scholarships. This is why we are proud to support and recognize the achievements of outstanding Girl Scouts through multiple scholarship opportunities for girls in our council footprint. Join us in congratulating our 2020 scholarship winners: Caraline M., Trinity G., Amelia T, and Elena … Continue reading 2020 Council Scholarship Recipients

Girl Scout Gold Award Quick-Start Guide

Gold Award Girl Scouts are the dreamers and the doers who take “make the world a better place” to the next level.  As a Senior or Ambassador earning the Gold Award, you tackle issues that are dear to you and drive lasting change in your community and beyond. Think of the Gold Award as a … Continue reading Girl Scout Gold Award Quick-Start Guide

What We Learned on Mentoring Monday

Did you know that female-founded start-ups generate more revenue over time and more revenue per dollar invested than male-founded start-ups? This is one of the many reasons why GSUSA teamed up with American City Business Journals to connect girls with female business leaders for a Mentoring Monday event. Thousands of female leaders attended events in … Continue reading What We Learned on Mentoring Monday

Celebrating the Centennial of Suffrage

2020 marks 100 years since the ratification of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote in the United States. Given the increase in girl-led activism and women’s representation in politics and the growing national conversation on issues tackling gender equity and the women’s leadership pipeline, public interest in celebrating this landmark achievement will … Continue reading Celebrating the Centennial of Suffrage

Finding Her Leadership Style with Girl Scouts

Trying to develop a leadership style can be challenging for any young person, but young girls often face additional barriers being called “bossy” while boys are seen as “natural leaders”. To help break down this stereotype and help girls become the best leader possible, Girl Scouts provide girls an opportunity to discover their leadership and … Continue reading Finding Her Leadership Style with Girl Scouts

From Middle School to College (and everything in between!), Girl Scouts Helped Me Reign Supreme

By Caraline Malloy, Lifelong Girl Scout, and former Girl Director and Media Girl Hi, Girl Scouts! As 2019 is coming to an end, and 2020 is quickly approaching, I want to share just a few of the things I have learned and accomplished throughout this year - with the help of Girl Scouts, of course! … Continue reading From Middle School to College (and everything in between!), Girl Scouts Helped Me Reign Supreme