Today is World Thinking Day, an annual celebration of global sisterhood among Girl Guides and Girl Scouts. The theme this year is peacebuilding, and we though it would be the perfect time to highlight our 2021 Prudential Spirit of Community Award honorees, a group of Girl Scouts who have shown their commitment to making the … Continue reading 2021 Prudential Spirit of Community Honorees
Get ready to take your game-changing ways to a whole new level for World Thinking Day. This year’s theme is peacebuilding, and on February 22, over 10 million Girl Guides and Girl Scouts around the world will do their part to call for and create peace in our lives and in the world. Now you … Continue reading Join Together for Peace: World Thinking Day 2021
Girl Scouts are always hard at work living by the Girl Scout law and making the world a better place. Even during a global pandemic, girls across our council footprint are finding new ways to give back to their communities while following state and local social distancing guidelines. Check out some of our amazing girls … Continue reading Making the World a Better Place in the Pandemic
In the face of natural disaster, Girl Scouts know what to do—whether it’s preparing for safety or helping others in the aftermath. That is exactly what many Girl Scouts did when Hurricane Florence made its way across our council’s 41 counties in mid-September. As our Girl Scouts used their preparedness skills to gear up for … Continue reading Coming Together for Hurricane Florence
We did it! With the completion of another successful Girl Scout Cookie Program, we could not be more excited to announce that we reached our goal of raising enough to donate 1 million boxes of Girl Scout Cookies since starting Operation Cookie Drop! Operation Cookie Drop is a council-wide service project that delivers the sweet … Continue reading Operation Cookie Drop Donates Over 1 Million Boxes of Cookies
By Tara Rappleye, Program Director Did you know that Girl Scouts are twice as likely as non-Girl Scouts to say they take action to protect the environment? That’s 51 percent versus 23 percent in a national sampling of girls! And 49 percent say that a personal experience in nature has made them appreciate it more. … Continue reading When you’re a Girl Scout, it’s easy being GREEN!