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Going for Gold: Oral Care for Blind Children

While on a trip to India, Nikita, a Girl Scout Ambassador from Westford, noticed high rates of blindness among children. Although institutions take care of these children, many lacked knowledge about proper dental care. Nikita reached out to a dental school in India, connecting with dentists and dental students to help with her project. The […]

Middleboro Girl Scouts and Annie’s Kindness Blankets

More than two dozen Middleboro Girl Scouts, joined by troop volunteers and parents, recently gathered at a local Girl Scout House to give back. The girls worked with Annie’s Kindness Blankets, and over the span of a few hours, the Middleboro Girl Scouts created 16 blankets. Annie’s Kindness Blankets honors Annie Marie Varney, a mother […]

From Massachusetts to South America – USA Girl Scouts Overseas

Natalie Della Rosa grew up in Massachusetts, but has lived overseas with her family for almost 10 years. She and her daughter, Olivia, first got involved with USA Girl Scouts Overseas (USAGSO) through American friends in Argentina. An extension of Girl Scouts, USAGSO provides Girl Scout programming for nearly 17,000 members living in more than […]

Happy Holidays from GSEM!

Norton Juniors Featured on NECN!

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, […]

Three Tips for Helping Girls Earn Badges

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: […]

Celebrando El Mes de la Herencia Hispana con Elena de Avalor

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 […]

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with Elena of Avalor

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 […]

Good luck to our graduated high school seniors!

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 […]

Supporting Volunteers in Working with Girls

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 […]