2020 Daisy’s Dozen Elite Troops

Every year we recognize 12 of our amazing troops for going above and beyond in their leadership and program participation. These troops represent everything our founder Juliette Gordon Low, also known as Daisy, wanted Girl Scouting to be. The Daisy’s Dozen Elite Status Award includes an assessment tool that outlines steps troops can take to … Continue reading 2020 Daisy’s Dozen Elite Troops

2019 Daisy Dozen Elite Troops

Being in a Girl Scout troop opens a world of possibilities for girls to discover their strengths and passions while making friends and memories to last a lifetime. Within their troops, girls engage in the Girl Scout Leadership Program through activities focusing on STEM, life skills, entrepreneurship, and the outdoors. Each year, we recognize 12 … Continue reading 2019 Daisy Dozen Elite Troops

What to Know Before Joining Girl Scouts

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

There’s always room for more! Girl Scout Troops looking to expand

Did you know the average Girl Scout troop only has eight girls? Yet our research shows that the most successful and durable troops have 12 girls on average. Just imagine what could happen if troop - especially those with less than 12 girls - added at least one new girl to their troops! That’s one more … Continue reading There’s always room for more! Girl Scout Troops looking to expand

Girl Scout Seniors Taking Root

For over a century, Girl Scouts have been taking action within their communities to make the world a better place. When Girl Scouts take action, they are identifying a problem and creating a sustainable solution, while working together as a team as they put their plan into action. When girls expand their network and work … Continue reading Girl Scout Seniors Taking Root

It’s Time to Celebrate: Bridging Basics

By Christin Murphy, Adult Learning Director Year 1 and 2 Spring is in the air – we can smell, see it, and feel it. It also means that the end of the Girl Scout year is near. As leaders and volunteers, you’ve watched your troop continue to transform into girls of courage, confidence, and character … Continue reading It’s Time to Celebrate: Bridging Basics