Gather ’round the Campfire with These Camp Songs!

  Camp season is here! While many are loading up their overnight bags, preparing their favorite fireside snacks, and picking out their favorite swimsuits, we’re all about the camp songs that’ll be ringing in the air. To prepare our campers for the ultimate sing-along session, Girl Scouts of the USA asked their Facebook audience for…

Let’s celebrate Girl Scout Week like a G.I.R.L.

Yay—Girl Scout Week is almost here! Let’s get ready for that special time of year when Girl Scouts of all ages celebrate and show the world what it means to be a G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™. Let’s make this year’s activities extra special. Here are a few ideas to get you started—one for each…

Girl Scout Volunteers, We Love You!

That’s right—we’re talking to you, our extraordinary volunteers, who tirelessly give of their hearts and time to help us unleash the leader in every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™. This Valentine’s Day, we want you to know that we see you, we appreciate you, and yes—we love you! We know we don’t say it nearly…

Girls Change the World

Girl Scouts are Go-getters, Innovators, Risk-takers and Leaders. We see this every day in the way we improve our communities and make the world a better place. Volunteerism and community service are a part of our Girl Scout DNA. Girls who have earned their Silver Award and/or Girl Scout Gold Award are eligible for the…

Intel Names Troop Leader Lisa Andrus Top Volunteer for 2016

Girl Scout Troop Leader Lisa Andrus was named by Intel Corporation as its top volunteer donor of the year. Wow! How does she do it? After talking with Lisa, we think you’ll agree that her work with Girl Scouts has been a labor of love. GSHCC: How long have you been a Girl Scout and…

Oh, the Places She’ll Go!

Did you know that girls have the opportunity to travel to 17 states and 14 countries with Girl Scouts?! With Destinations you can swim with dolphins, explore the world, scuba dive with sea turtles, rock climb in Ireland or see Juliette Gordon Low’s birthplace, and so much more. Traveling with Girl Scouts isn’t your typical…

Two Local Girl Scouts Honored as 2016 “National Young Women of Distinction”

Each year, Girl Scouts of the USA confers special honors on ten young women who personify the organization’s goal of building girls of courage, confidence and character. Chosen from among recipients of the Girl Scout Gold Award nation’s 112 Girl Scout councils, these ladies are recognized as “National Young Women of Distinction.” Their Gold Award…

The Beckett Family Blood Drive

Sarah Beckett has been a Girl Scout for seven years and is a recipient of the Girl Scout Silver Award. On June 3, just two days before the Girls Who Inspire ceremony, she and her family were in a devastating car accident. The Beckett Family is continuing to work towards recovery, but have a long…