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  • Actually, it IS rocket science…and Girl Scouts can do that, too!

    Eleven-year-old Mahlia Schneck from Girl Scouts of Connecticut, a double amputee and all-around science guru, wins “Reach for the Stars” national rocket competition, proving that even the sky is no longer a limit for Girl Scouts Mahlia will tell you herself: her favorite school subject is science. “We just finished up a section on phases of the moon… read more

  • Calling All Girls 14-17!

    Girls 14-17 are invited to apply to attend the Girl Scout Leadership Institute at the 2014 National Convention. What is the Girl Scout Leadership Institute? The Girl Scout Leadership Institute (GSLI) is where a lot of the magic of convention happens! It is a triennial conference that provides girls 14 and older with three days… read more

  • Keeping Girls Healthy and Fit with ‘Healthy Habits’ Journey Booklets

    Spring is a great time to explore the resources available through Girl Scouts’ partnership with the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF). You can spring into healthy habits by taking a quick visit to TogetherCounts.com, the hub of “Energy Balance” tools and resources from the HWCF. On this site, you can access the Healthy Habits booklets we’ve introduced that complement three Journeys: one each for… read more

  • Pledge to Ban Bossy Today!

    When a little boy asserts himself, he’s called a “leader.” Yet when a little girl does the same, she risks being branded “bossy.” Words like bossy send a message: don’t raise your hand or speak up. By middle school, girls are less interested in leading than boys—a trend that continues into adulthood. Together we can… read more

  • Cookie Information for Parents & Group Volunteers

    Dateline Girl Scout Cookie Central… New Resource for Cookie Program 2014 is now available.  Find helpful information, 5 Skills for Girls resources and tips & tools for parents and volunteers. You won’t want to do another cookie booth without it! Check out this great resource for the Girl Scout Cookie Program 2014.

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