How Girl Scouts Helped Me to #UnleashStrong

By Beth Anne Balance, Girl Scout Volunteer When I tell people that I was a Girl Scout for twelve years, I often start the conversation with a caveat, a disclaimer, an explanation – my experience was “different.” Starting as Daisies and continuing to Seniors, my troop stayed together – almost ferociously – to grow up … Continue reading How Girl Scouts Helped Me to #UnleashStrong


Be a Girl Scout Service Superhero!

Girl Scouts make a HUGE impact on the world around them near and far! They notice when a friend in their community needs a hand, and take action to help out in any way they can. Our girls have learned with Girl Scouts that “Can I?” quickly transforms into “I will!” – especially with the support … Continue reading Be a Girl Scout Service Superhero!

Girl Scouts and Best Friends Forever!

Girl Scouts builds friendships and bonds to last a lifetime, and Girl Scout Troop #1499 knows this better than just about anyone else! The Halifax county troop has been together for 13 years, and their high school graduation is one of many milestones the girls have reached together. From Girl Scout Daisies to Ambassadors, the … Continue reading Girl Scouts and Best Friends Forever!

Not a Bummer Summer

Guarantee that this will be a Not a Bummer Summer for you and your soon-to-be kindergarten girl. Register her for Girl Scouts – and be her troop co-leader! If you are excited to support girls and be a part of your daughter’s adventurous journey, consider co-leading your daughter’s new Daisy troop! As your girl takes … Continue reading Not a Bummer Summer

Diving into STEM at MarineQuest!

On Saturday, May 5th, Girl Scout Brownies ventured to the North Carolina Coast to unleash their inner innovator at MarineQuest! MarineQuest is an awesome STEM event with the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) that Girl Scouts can participate in to learn more about marine life and their habitat! Starting their day off with a … Continue reading Diving into STEM at MarineQuest!

Mission Accomplished: Operation Cookie Drop 2018

11,944 Girl Scouts collected donations for 95,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies during the 2018 Girl Scout Cookie Program. This accomplishment made our 6 Operation Cookie Drop deliveries an incredibly sweet success this year! Operation Cookie Drop is a council-wide service project that delivers Girl Scout Cookies to military personnel at home and overseas. After … Continue reading Mission Accomplished: Operation Cookie Drop 2018