To Live by the Girl Scout Law: The Guiding Spirit of the Girl Scout Movement

By Meridith Orr, Program Executive As we celebrate the founding of our Movement, we recall how one of the most important aspects of Girl Scouts came to be. In the early 1900s, Juliette Gordon “Daisy” Low had been travelling around visiting friends and family in Europe following the death of her husband. Because Scotland was … Continue reading To Live by the Girl Scout Law: The Guiding Spirit of the Girl Scout Movement

The Family Partnership Campaign – More Than Just a Campaign

By: Alexandra Jones, Fund Development Intern The Family Partnership Campaign is a way for Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines to raise critical funds to directly support girls and Girl Scout programming. Contributing to the Family Partnership Campaign provides an opportunity for members of the Girl Scouts family – parents, volunteers, staff, and board members … Continue reading The Family Partnership Campaign – More Than Just a Campaign

STEM Education with Girl Scouts

By: Laura Novotny, Ph.D., STEM Programs Director For over 100 years, the mission of the Girl Scouts has been to build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. And while our mission has remained the same, the skills and experiences we strive to provide—including our Science, Technology, Engineering, and … Continue reading STEM Education with Girl Scouts

Girl Scout Camp Spotlight: Camp Mary Atkinson

By: Sheryl McGlory, Camp Director at Camp Mary Atkinson Who’s ready for summer? We can’t wait for your girl to enjoy all of the awesome outdoor activities Girl Scout Camp has to offer like archery, canoeing, and crafts to name a few. You’ve learned about Camp Hardee and Camp Graham, and last, but not least, … Continue reading Girl Scout Camp Spotlight: Camp Mary Atkinson

Awesome Women in Girl Scouts

By: Ga Ming West, Marketing Coordinator Happy National Women’s History Month! To celebrate, we’re recognizing some of our awesome women in Girl Scouts who have shown that they are true go-getters, risk-takers, innovators, and leaders. Juliette Gordon Low First up, we’d like to pay a special tribute to the woman who started it all: Juliette … Continue reading Awesome Women in Girl Scouts

Celebrating Girl Scout Week

By: Ga Ming West, Marketing Coordinator Happy Birthday to us – and all of of our Girl Scouts! March 12 marks the day that Juliette Gordon Low started the first Girl Scout troop in 1912, and we’re ready to celebrate with a week’s worth of activities! From March 12-18, we’ll be sharing ways that you … Continue reading Celebrating Girl Scout Week