Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts on how Meghan Markle inspires them: 'She speaks up for women'

Young members of the Girl Scouts discussed Markle's royal wedding to Prince Harry and her impact on them with ABC News' "20/20"

Royal Weddings

Keep those Boy Scout mitts off Girl Scouts

The Boy Scouts have rolled out a new organization called Scouts BSA. Shout the good news — girls can hang out with boys!<p>As a professional Girl Scout …

Gender

San Antonio volunteer’s unique Girl Scout troop brings stability to homeless kids

A local Girl Scout troop leader was recognized recently for founding a troop 13 years ago to help girls facing homelessness.<p>Janet Henry won the Honor …

San Antonio

As Boy Scouts allow girls, Seattle-area Girl Scouts flourish

The motto of the Boy Scouts of America is “Be Prepared.”<p>But when it came to inviting girls into its ranks, well, it doesn’t look like the …

Armed Forces

5 Ways To Inspire Girls To “Stick With STEM”

I have a confession to make. I love math and I don’t care who knows it! I also love the look on people’s faces when they find out I have a bachelors …

Black Culture

Girl Scouts celebrate International Night

In my Girl Scout troop, we have an International Night. First the troops are assigned a country. Last year, my troop got Italy; this year, we have …

Long Island

Girl Scout Day is Sunday at Fluor Field

The Drive are excited to team up with the Girl Scouts of South Carolina Mountains to Midlands for another day of celebration on Sunday, featuring a …

Blue Cross

The Boy Scouts now allow girls. Will it kill the Girl Scouts?

More than a century ago, Juliette Gordon Low dared to change the name of the Girl Guides to the Girl Scouts. She outraged the Boy Scouts of America, whose chief scout executive, James E. West, accused the GSUSA of “trivializ[ing]” and “sissify[ing]’’ his group.<p>But now it is the Boy Scouts of …

Condoleezza Rice

Girl Scouts cross Golden Gate Bridge to memorably advance

4S Ranch Junior Girl Scout Troop 2061 participated in the annual Golden Gate Bridging Ceremony on April 28 in San Francisco.<p>Nine of the 11 troop …

Northern California

The ‘girl’ in Girl Scouts will remain, and for good reason

Our focus has always been and always will be girls.

Living Rooms

Washington Twp Girl Scout Adult Volunteers Recognized

GSNNJ 2018 Adult Recognitions<p>The Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey held their 11th Annual Meeting & Adult Recognition Event on May 9, 2018 at …

New Jersey

Boston Girl Scout Volunteer Sarah Fullerton Honored

Sarah Fullerton of Boston awarded Girl Scouts Appreciation Pin.<p>Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts (GSEMA) was pleased to recognize Sarah Fullerton …

Girl Scouts

Op-Ed: Whose Scouts Are They?

On May 2—two days after I got to tell the story of the Girl Rangers, the first all-female Boy Scout troop from the 1970s—the Boy Scouts of America announced that it will drop the male modifier from its name next year and become, simply, Scouts BSA. Quite predictably, this re-ignited the same …

LGBTQI

American Heritage Girls: An Answer to the Moral Relativism in the Girl Scouts

For 12 years Patti Garibay was a Girl Scout leader for all three of her daughters’ troops. She was also a troop organizer and a delegate. She was …

Conservative View

How an Austin Girl Scout troop helps girls whose moms are in prison

AUSTIN (KXAN) - Growing up, Jasmine Davis didn't understand what she was going through. At times happy and bubbly, at other times angry for what …

Girl Scouts

Queen Latifah wants your daughters to join the Girl Scouts

Latifah narrates a PSA that features former Girl Scouts like Melinda Gates, Karlie Kloss, Susan Wojcicki and Sen. Tammy Duckworth<p>The Girl Scouts of …

Money

Girl Scouts pushes new campaign weeks after Boy Scouts

Less than two weeks after the Boy Scouts debuted its first campaign to recruit girls, the Girl Scouts of the USA is making its own enrollment push. …

Advertising Industry

Churches Leading An Exit From Girl Scouts Over Its Ties To Planned Parenthood

Churches and families are accelerating their exit from the Girl Scouts because of the organization’s ties to the abortion mill Planned Parenthood. …

Planned Parenthood

Young women have a much better option than the scandal-ridden Boy Scouts: the Girl Scouts

<b>To the editor:</b> Scouting is undoubtedly better with girls, but are girls better off Scouting with boys? Within the first two paragraphs of Spencer Windes' op-ed article, "The girls at my Boy Scout camp made us better young men," he refers to the socializing influence of females and mentions their …

LGBTQI

Bernardsville Scout earns Girl Scouts' highest honor

Caroline Leanza earns the Girl Scout Gold Award.

Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts help animals in hurricane-damaged Port Aransas

PORT ARANSAS, Texas (AP) - Drilling a one-inch hole in a two-inch PVC pipe is not a skill normally covered in Girl Scouts.<p>But three Cadette Girl …

Sea Turtles

Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri take 'Bridge to the Next Century' to celebrate 100 years

Buy Now<p>Carolyn Pickel portrays Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon Low as she joins the 100th birthday celebration of the Girl Scouts of Eastern …

National Parks

Leadership, knowledge learned in Girl Scouts serves for lifetime

I joined Girl Scouts in the second grade. My friends always talked about the good times they were having with stories of camping and canoeing, so I …

Middle School

Today in History for March 12th

Les Miserables

Theme Nights | Everett AquaSox Groups

Pride Night - Monday, June 25<p>Celebrate a night of inclusion with the Everett AquaSox on Monday, June 25. Purchase your Pride Night ticket and hat …

Auto Shows

Rightwingers have turned on the Boy Scouts and the Girl Scouts — and here is why they are so enraged

Last week, the Boy Scouts of America — which has quietly expanded its programs to include girls, starting with Cub Scouts — announced that the name …

Liberal View

Medfield Girl Scouts Can and Bottle Drive this Saturday at Bullards - Medfield, MA Patch

<b>Please consider dropping off your empty bottles and cans to support the Medfield Girl Scouts this Saturday, May 12th at Bullards Marketplace, 77</b> …

Girl Scouts

Cindy Odom continuing her work to make the world a better place - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First

By Tracey Drury <br>– Reporter, Buffalo Business First<p>May 11, 2018, 9:00am EDT<p><i>Two years ago, Cindy Odom became the Western Region executive director of</i> …

Buffalo

Why girls do not need the Boy Scouts

Girls are now free to join the Boy Scouts, but a news development has me wondering once again why they would want to.<p>The Washington Post reported …

LGBTQI

NHP Daisy Honored For Saving Brother From Choking

The girl said she learned how to save a life thanks to Girl Scouts.<p>A Girl Scout Daisy from New Hyde Park was recently honored for saving her younger …

Nassau County