Tag Archives: Bronze Award

Supporting a Veteran Service Dog Program

Brooke, Kaili, Laney, and Sarah of Junior Troop 72343 from Shirley, earned their Bronze Awards by supporting and raising awareness for Clear Path for Veterans New England’s Service Dog Program. Clear Path for Veterans New England, located in Devens, provides wellness-based resources and support to veterans returning to their communities. One of their services is […]

Brookline Girl Scouts Pass Town Resolution to Reduce Commercial Waste

While at a local shop in her hometown of Brookline, Vivianna of Junior Troop 62558 was bothered to notice that employees were throwing away unsold items. She raised her concern at her next troop meeting, and their Bronze Award project was brought to life. The girls spent months researching, speaking at town meetings, and getting […]

Mud, Sweat, and No Fears

“The best part is when things go wrong,” says Ali, a Girl Scout in Duxbury troop 75220. Her fellow troop mates agree that some of their favorite memories together have been overcoming unexpected trials while on one of their numerous camping trips, be it thunderstorms, falling into rivers, or hammocks flipping upside down. Many of the […]

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 […]

Girl Scout Mandy Judah Recognized for Outstanding Activism

We are very proud of Amanda (Mandy) Judah, a Girl Scout from Wayland, MA, who this week was named a Distinguished Finalist for the 21st Annual National Awards Program. Mandy’s volunteerism is exceptional, as is her engagement with Girl Scouting. Mandy has been a member of Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts for 12 years, and last […]

Peabody Girl Scout Troop 75283 earns their Bronze Award

  Peabody Girl Scout Troop 75283 was awarded their Bronze Award by their troop leaders and the mayor of Peabody, Ted Bettencourt. The troop fundraised, borrowed gardening supplies and asked their parents to roll up their sleeves and help pull weeds, plant perennial flowers and a new flowering tree. They also weeded and cleaned up […]

Meet our Girl Board Members

Our feature Friday this week is all about the girl members of the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts Board of Directors. Ellie Strayer, Lynda Loucif, Ashley Rohall and Keanna Lamont will serve a one-year term on the board, learning about non-profit management and having a role in key decisions affecting the council. The girls came […]

Troop 75045 are making the Pembroke streets safer

On Saturday, July 27, Girl Scout Troop 75045 hosted a Bicycle Safety Awareness day in Pembroke for their Girl Scout Bronze Award. The troop encouraged members of the public to bring their bikes for a wash and chain lube as well as a repair. Specialists were also in attendance to check helmets for proper fit, and […]

Girl Scout Shout Out!

The school year may be over, but the Girl Scout experience is still going strong. After a successful cookie sale, Sudbury Troop 77130 decided to spread the joy to a soldier from their hometown currently serving in Kosovo. Other Girl Scout troops from Sudbury pooled their Cookies for a Cause, collecting more than 150 boxes […]