"...and to be a sister to every Girl Scout." It’s a line you’ve recited a million times, right? But, what does it mean? Why does it matter? And how do you practice it every day? To our council, being a sister to every Girl Scout means we embrace inclusivity and we tear down barriers … Continue reading Introducing Girl Scouts Give!
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
Girl Scouts is all about trying different things and seeking out new experiences, and one of the best ways to do so is through our council patch programs! Our patch programs explore a variety of topics from sea turtles to North Carolina American Indians. Girls must discover by learning more about each topic, connect by … Continue reading 2019-20 Patch of the Month List
The 2019-20 Girl Scout membership year is fast approaching, and we are so excited for everything in store! Whether it’s embarking on a hiking excursion while working towards one of our new High Adventure Badges or building a community garden as part of a service project, our Girl Scout troops are sure to accomplish BIG … Continue reading 5 Things You Need to Know About the 2019 Fall Product Program
By Megan Rogers, 2018 Gold Award Girl Scout For my Gold Award, I organized and implemented a week-long workshop for high school girls in Wake County for my Girl Scout Gold Award to expose the girls to engineering and confront the STEM gender disparity. This 150-hour project marked a period of personal growth as it … Continue reading Inspiring Girls to become Innovators through the Girl Scout Gold Award
Calling all adventure-seekers, STEM-lovers, and change-makers! Girl Scouts is always looking to provide girls with exciting new opportunities to learn about themselves and the world around them. This year, we are introducing 42 new badges and one new Journey that will allow Girl Scouts of all levels to explore different areas in STEM and the … Continue reading 42 New Badges for Girl Scouts!