By Shellie Culler, Recruitment Director Did you know that the majority of Girl Scout troops start in the fall? It’s back to school and back to troop time, which is exciting, but can also be overwhelming! To help families kick their fall into high gear, here are some tips that will make joining a Girl … Continue reading Want to join Girl Scouts in the fall? Hit the ground running with these tips!
Submitted by Jennifer Hartsfield, Girl Scout Troop Leader My best friend's daughter wanted to join a troop; however, no troops in the area had openings. So, as many leaders have done, she started one. One day she was telling me about how she started a troop and needed a co-leader. Knowing absolutely nothing about Girl … Continue reading Why I Lead
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive In Girl Scouts, we speak frequently about telling our stories. We share our individual experiences to connect with others, to make our voices heard, possibly even to leave a little something of ourselves behind. Whatever the reason our stories, especially our Girl Scout stories, do much to forge a bond … Continue reading “From Your Green Sister”- Stories from Lofi
By Devan Feeney, Graphic Design Intern Every day, Girl Scout volunteers help create experiences full of fun, friendship, and discovery for our girls. They create a safe environment for girls to be themselves, provide opportunities for girls to learn new skills, and cheer girls on as they become the leaders they are meant to be. … Continue reading Gifts of Gratitude: Girl Scout Volunteer Appreciation Gift Guide
By Katie Taylor, Volunteer Experience Director Behind the badges, the cookie sales, the overnight camping trips, the weekly activities, the smiles and the lifelong memories, stand our devoted volunteers. From waiting in a blizzard for a cookie delivery to volunteering in multiple roles to continuing to serve years after their own daughters have aged out … Continue reading Appreciating those who Help Girls Lead
By Kat High, Recruitment Director Two heroes are better than one! This November, invite a friend to start a new Girl Scout Daisy, Brownie, or Junior troop, and everyone wins! You get $50 to spend at Girl Scouts’ official online store, and your friend gets a fun, free Volunteer Resource Pack to help them get … Continue reading Invite a friend to volunteer and win!