Not only is October 31 Halloween, but it is also the day that Girl Scouts of the USA founder Juliette Gordon Low was born! Juliette Gordon Low was born into an elite family of Savannah, Georgia in 1860. Though she was educated in subjects typical for a woman of her elevated social class such as … Continue reading Founder’s Day
Today is Founder's Day--Juliette Gordon Low's Birthday!Born Juliette Magill Kinzie Gordon on October 31, 1860, in Savannah, Georgia, “Daisy,” as she was affectionately known, descended from a long line of strong and independent women.Juliette was a sensitive, curious, and adventurous girl known for her sense of humor, compassion, and concern for others. She was interested … Continue reading Happy Birthday Juliette Gordon Low!
(From http://blog.girlscouts.org/)She is our inspiration.Juliette Gordon Low, or Daisy to her friends, is proof that girls can do anything.Today, as Girl Scouts everywhere celebrate Founder’s Day, let’s take time to acknowledge that she was the very embodiment of courage, confidence, and character, and she did, indeed, make the world a better place.In fact, Juliette Gordon … Continue reading Juliette Gordon Low: Our Original Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, and Leader!
Hello, Girl Scouts! We're approaching one of my favorite holidays of the year----Founder's Day, October 31, on which we commemorate and celebrate Juliette Gordon Low's birthday. Born on Halloween in 1860, Juliette noted that she "was born on the night when witches, imps, and fairies roamed the earth!" If she were around to say the … Continue reading A message from Girl Scouts of the USA’s Interim CEO, Sylvia Acevedo