Fall is upon us again, and we know that this can be an overwhelming time for both parents and children as they begin another school year filled with new opportunities. With busy schedules and a variety of different activities to try, it can be difficult to choose how kids spend their time outside the classroom! … Continue reading What to Know Before Joining Girl Scouts
Our Girl Scouts did BIG things during the 2019 Girl Scout Cookie Program! Each Girl Scout that participated contributed to the largest girl-led business in the world, and we couldn't be prouder. Over 11,000 Girl Scouts within our council participated this year, and together we sold over 3 million boxes of cookies... WOW! Our council-wide … Continue reading 2019 High Achievers Club
This year, Girl Scouts across our council collected enough donations to give 105,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies to military personnel- that's over 1.1 million since the program began in 2005! Operation Cookie Drop is a council-wide service project that delivers the sweet taste of home to deployed military men and women. Operation Cookie Drop … Continue reading Operation Cookie Drop 2019
By Caraline Malloy, Girl Scout Ambassador, former Girl Board Member, and Media Girl. Hi, Girl Scouts! I was recently given the awesome opportunity to join two other Gold Award Girl Scouts in attending the Girl Scouts Cookies n' Milk event at the North Carolina State Legislature. This amazing day was spent talking to North Carolina … Continue reading My Experiences at the North Carolina State Legislature: Cookies n’ Milk 2019
Powered by cookies, Girl Scouts are able to do amazing things! The impact of the Girl Scout Cookie Program lasts far beyond March each year because it allows girls to set goals for themselves and learn how to make their dreams a reality. These are valuable skills that girls can use for the rest of … Continue reading Adventures are Powered by Cookies
Ever wonder how the Girl Scout Cookie Program became the largest girl-led business in the world? The cookies are sweet, but the money management and entrepreneurial skills gained by girls are even sweeter! Over the past 102 years of selling cookies, Girl Scouts have practiced their financial literacy skills and have mastered the ability to … Continue reading It’s Financial Literacy Month!