Girl Scouts get advice from our Top Entrepreneurs for how to make cookie season a success!
There is so much excitement surrounding cookie season, from setting goals with your troop to planning where your first booth with be! Whether you are chaperoning girls on walkabouts, taking them on cookie deliveries, or helping your girl navigate her online sales, as with everything in Girl Scouts, safety is our top priority. Here are … Continue reading Safety Tips for Cookie Season
With the new Girl Scout year comes new leaders, ready to help build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place! While you may feel overwhelmed with Journey plans, insurance forms, and trainings, becoming a new leader doesn’t have to be an intimidating process. We’re here to help, and you … Continue reading Tips for New Troop Leaders
It’s no secret that this up-and-coming generation of girls is empowered and independent, embodying the true spirit of a G.I.R.L. (Go-Getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader). They envision a future family structure where they are fully engaged in financial decision making and planning, and a great majority feel that gender is no barrier to what they can … Continue reading Economic Empowerment
This year Girl Scout Troop 33158 of Monterey County voted to spend their cookie sale earnings on purchasing backpacks and school supplies as part of the United Way Monterey County's "Stuff the Bus" program. This program makes it easier for children to be ready for the first day of school by giving them backpacks, notebooks, … Continue reading Salinas Troop Uses Cookie Earnings to Help Community
Girl Scout Troop 60729 used their cookie earnings to purchase “I am Strong” socks to include in chemotherapy care packages for patients at Westlake/UCLA Treatment Center, in honor of the grandma of one of the girls in the troop. The care packages included items such as lip balm, hand lotion, throat lozenges, tea bags, hand … Continue reading Gifts of Hope from First Graders
WOW! Troop 65202 won a trip to Monterey Bay Aquarium as part of their cookie rewards for being a Super Seller Troop during the 2017 cookie season! Did you know that the Monterey Bay Aquarium was the inspiration behind Pixar's "Finding Dory"?The girls earned a sweet treat on July 22, taking part in the overnight … Continue reading Cookie Rewards – Super Sellers at Monterey Bay Aquarium July 22!
Here is a sneak peek at our new friend Ella . . . but, who is she?The new 2018 Cookie Program mascot! Yes, It's official! Goodbye lovely Llama, hello Ella the Elephant - a champion of Girl Scouts who's just as smart as she is sweet - will be our 2018 cookie mascot. We can't … Continue reading Who is Ella?
National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend is February 24 – 26, 2017!Girls around the country will be celebrating all of the amazing things they do with their cookie earnings, while highlighting the importance of the five essential life skills they learn through the Girl Scout Cookie Program! Submit YOUR awesome cookie earnings stories to http://www.girlscouts.org/shareyourstory, and … Continue reading 5..4..3..2.. The countdown to National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend is on!
Guess what? National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend officially kicks off today! Following are a few creative ways to show your cookie-love and join the FUN.But first, did you know the Girl Scout Cookie Program is the largest, most successful girl-led business in the world? Every year, nearly 1.5 million Girl Scouts sell about 200 million … Continue reading Happy National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend!