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 […]


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 […]


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, […]


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 […]


Congratulations to the Girl Scouts who graduated from high school this year! Whatever their postgraduate plans may be, we are proud of all they have accomplished, both at school and through Girl Scouts. These are some of the awesome schools our girls are entering in the fall! Boston University Simmons College University of Michigan Assumption […]


Our amazing volunteers make Girl Scouting possible for our 35,000 girl members. From service unit coordinators to troop leaders and cookie managers, the way our 15,000 adult volunteers support girls across our council is inspiring. We are pleased to provide training and professional development to help our volunteers help girls transform into the leaders of […]


August 10 marks the day we celebrate s’mores—the amazing summertime outdoor snack we all adore. And this year, we have even more reason to celebrate… Girl Scout councils across the nation announce the introduction of a brand new Girl Scout S’mores™ cookie! Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts’ new cookie is a crispy graham cookie double-dipped […]


When Mackenzie, now a Senior Girl Scout from West Roxbury, first joined Girl Scouts in first grade, she built strong friendships with the girls in her troop through the many activities they participated in together, such as camping, canoeing and archery, and trips they’ve taken, like their visit to Savannah, Georgia, the birthplace of Girl […]


Deb “Brook” O’Shea is back for her 13th summer as camp director for Camp Wabasso. With more than 40 years of Girl Scout camp experience, Brook has been a kitchen aide, unit counselor, unit leader, trip leader, adventure director (ropes), waterfront director, assistant director, co-director and counselor-in-training director. During the school year, Brook is a […]


Emily, a Senior Girl Scout from Brookline, joined in elementary school, and has since spread her love of Girl Scouting throughout eastern Massachusetts, and abroad in China! At the 2016 Leading Women Awards this past March, Emily was selected to introduce one of the honorees. She remembers being nervous to deliver a self-written speech in […]