What an amazing showing from our Girl Scout members in their participation of Girl Scout Sunday or Sabbath this year! Look at these numbers: 494 girls 104 troops 64 faith partners No matter how Girl Scouts express their spiritual and religious preferences, the Preamble of the Constitution of the Girl Scouts of USA states that … Continue reading Wrap Up to Girl Scout Sunday/Sabbath Celebrations
Happy birthday, Girl Scouts! This year marks 107 years of building girls of courage, confidence, and character that make the world a better place. Girl Scout Week will take place from Sunday, March 10th through Saturday, March 16th as a way for girls to share their Girl Scout pride and unleash their inner G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, … Continue reading Girl Scout Week 2019: For Every G.I.R.L.
Girl Scout Sunday and Girl Scout Sabbath gives troops the opportunity to share in a time honored Girl Scout tradition as well as say “thank you” to local faith partners for their support and partnerships. No matter how Girl Scouts express their spiritual and religious preferences, the Preamble of the Constitution of the Girl Scouts … Continue reading Fill Your Troop’s Spirit with Reflection and Gratitude on Girl Scout Sunday/Sabbath
As we celebrate Girl Scouts’ 106th birthday, we acknowledge the creation of the very first troop in Savannah, GA. Juliette Gordon “Daisy” Low invited a group of girls to a meeting and began teaching them the ten parts of the Law as they were stated at the time: A Girl Scout is Honorable, Loyal, Useful, … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Girl Scouts! Reflecting on Our History
They say age is just a number, but we think we look good at 106 years old! Our birthday on March 12 marks the day that Juliette Gordon Low started the first Girl Scout troop in 1912, and it kicks-off our weekday Girl Scout Spirit Week campaign. This year Girl Scout Week will be held … Continue reading Girl Scout Week is Almost Here!
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive Our Girl Scout Promise states that each girl will, on her honor, try “to serve God.” While we refrain from teaching specific religious or spiritual beliefs or practices, we believe that the motivating force in Girl Scouting is a spiritual one, and our organization supports girls from all backgrounds and … Continue reading Girl Scouting Keeps the Faith with Troops Sharing Their Stories!