Become Civically Engaged With Girl Scouts

Taking civic action is one of the best ways to make the world a better place, and at Girl Scouts we know that every girl's voice can make a difference and that every girl should be heard! If girls learn the importance of being informed and developing opinions from an early age, they can build … Continue reading Become Civically Engaged With Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts Boost Women’s Contributions to History

March is Women's History Month and we are so excited to be celebrating all the accomplishments of women of courage, confidence, and character throughout history! March is the perfect month to celebrate women in history since its also the anniversary of our founding. Since our founding, Girl Scouts has been supporting female leaders by encouraging … Continue reading Girl Scouts Boost Women’s Contributions to History

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

My Experiences at the North Carolina State Legislature: Cookies n’ Milk 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

WHY WE NEED TO SUPPORT GIRL SCOUTS TODAY

By Lois “Lofi” Hirshman, alumna and volunteer Lofi celebrates her 77th year as a Girl Scout today, October 10th. Her Girl Scout career includes time as a girl in Pennsylvania, a leader in New York, and a beloved volunteer in Chapel Hill. In addition, Lofi makes a yearly contribution to Girl Scouts – NC Coastal … Continue reading WHY WE NEED TO SUPPORT GIRL SCOUTS TODAY

Generations of Impact: How 25 years of services led to $20,000 for girls

Emily Hill, Director of Individual Giving The day before Mothers’ Day had me driving up to Annapolis, Maryland for a very special reason. Friends of Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines, Bob Schmitz and Amy Csorba, had made a gift in honor or Amy’s 80-year-old mother, Sue, and we were about to surprise her … Continue reading Generations of Impact: How 25 years of services led to $20,000 for girls