Wondering how to get started planning your troop's Girl Scout Sunday/Sabbath after reading last week's blog? We are here to help! There is no one way to celebrate Girl Scout Sunday/Sabbath. What works best for your troop(s) or the place of worship where you meet is what drives the celebration. The purpose of this special day is … Continue reading Celebrating Girl Scout Sunday/Sabbath: A Simple Checklist to Getting Started
It's finally the sweetest time of year! The Girl Scout Cookie Program kicked off on Saturday, and our Girl Scouts unleashed their inner G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) in full force as they held their first cookie booth sales and began going door-to-door. This year, we have two different cookie booth contests that troops can … Continue reading 2019 Cookie Booth Contests
According to the Girl Scout Research Institute (GSRI), 77% of girls say that because of Girl Scouts, they are considering a career in technology. Why, do you ask? Easy! Because Girl Scouts provides girls with a supportive all-girl environment where they feel comfortable learning by doing, making mistakes, and being themselves! Twice a year, we … Continue reading Innovators, Unite! TechnoQuest 2018
'Tis the season, Girl Scouts! Need some help getting into the holiday spirit? We've got you covered-- Girl Scout style! With the help of our council shops, we have some excellent ideas to help you get into the holiday spirit while showing off your Girl Scout pride. Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for … Continue reading Your Girl Scout Gift Guide
Girl Scouts are always thinking up new and innovative ways to help others... it's in their DNA! With the holidays upon us (Happy Almost-Turkey-Day!), Girl Scouts are not only giving thanks for what they have but are also working to give others things to be grateful for through service to their communities. Whether it's singing … Continue reading Taking Action the Girl Scout Way!
In the face of natural disaster, Girl Scouts know what to do—whether it’s preparing for safety or helping others in the aftermath. That is exactly what many Girl Scouts did when Hurricane Florence made its way across our council’s 41 counties in mid-September. As our Girl Scouts used their preparedness skills to gear up for … Continue reading Coming Together for Hurricane Florence