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Today marks the first day of the 2016-17 GSEM Cookie Program! This means you will start to see girls selling cookies at booth sales around your neighborhood. ‘Tis the season! Here are a few important and fun things you should know about this year’s cookie season: 1. How to Find Cookies Use the Cookie Finder […]

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Brownie troop 89242 from Hopkinton learned about the United States’ indigenous population in October as they earned their Native American badges. They started by making beaded bracelets and discussed how Native Americans use colors and feathers to represent different ideas. Oral traditions are an important part of Native American culture, and storytelling is used to […]

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Click the image above to watch the full clip! Last Monday, November 14, Junior Girl Scouts from troops 85390 and 65493 of Norton were featured on NECN! As part of their regular “Money Saving Monday” series, the station interviewed the troop members about thankfulness. The girls listed a variety of things they are thankful for, […]

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Volunteers are at the heart of our organization. They carry their responsibilities with so much care, and we value all of the hard work they do to help girls try new things and find their spark. Rebecca Scott, a co-troop leader for Junior troop 68137 in Medford, shares three tips for helping girls earn badges: […]

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This year, Carver Cadette troop 80893 was determined to make local Girl Scouts celebrate more than Halloween on October 31. Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon Low was born on this date in 1860, and Girl Scouts around the world celebrate Founder’s Day each year on her birthday. In honor of Juliette Gordon Low, troop 80893 threw a […]

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This Halloween season, in honor of Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon Low’s birthday, Girl Scouts from Middleboro organized Trick or Treat So Others Can Eat, a door-to-door food drive. This community service event is a tradition for the Middleboro Girl Scouts; they have participated for over 20 years! Prior to the food collection, the girls […]

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As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to a close, we want to give a shout-out to an organization that embraces Girl Scout values and celebrates Hispanic heritage. Si, Se Puede, Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to providing educational, social and economic support for low-income Lawrence youth and their families, recently held a family picnic at Camp Maude Eaton in […]

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En Girl Scouts, nos encanta celebrar las culturas diversas que componen nuestra afiliación. El Mes de la Herencia Hispana, Septiember 15 hasta Octubre 15, es la oportunidad perfecta para tomar una mirada a Elena of Avalor, el nuevo programa de television de Disney Channel, que protagoniza la primera princesa Latina del studio de animación. En […]

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At Girl Scouts, we love to celebrate the diverse cultures that comprise our membership. Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15, is the perfect opportunity to take a closer look at Disney Channel’s new television series, Elena of Avalor, which “stars” the animation studio’s first Latina princess. In the series, Elena Castillo Flores saves her […]

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Get in on the action! Starting September 23, girls can sell nuts, candy and magazines to earn money for their Girl Scout activities early in the troop year, all while learning and practicing key life skills. The program is short, fun and engaging! The nuts and candy are delicious and designed specifically for Girl Scouts, […]