The Gwendolyn Strong Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing global awareness of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), accelerating research focused on ending the disease, and supporting families impacted by SMA and other life-altering conditions. Victoria Strong formed the foundation with her husband, Bill, after their daughter was diagnosed with SMA at 6-months-old. SMA is … Continue reading Gwendolyn’s Playground
Cookie season is fast approaching, and so is the Cookie Pro Contest for 2019! This year, Girl Scouts has partnered up with the DC Super Hero Girls™ to help cookie entrepreneurs across the country unleash the power of a G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-Taker, Leader) and make this the best season yet! The Girl Scout Cookie … Continue reading Cookie Pro Contest 2019
Was your booth a work of art? Did your troop exceed its goals or do something that made the world a better place with the money you earned? Have a parent or troop leader tell us all about it! Every year, Girl Scouts across the country do amazing things with the money they earn … Continue reading Share YOUR Cookie Sucess Story with GUSA and GSCCC!
REUTERSWhat do rattlesnakes and Girl Scout Cookies have in common? Nothing . . . unless you consider how one amazing Troop from San Diego used a portion of their cookie sale earnings to help local K-9 units bitten by rattlesnakes! Members of the Brownie Troop 3434 in San Diego donated part of their cookie sale … Continue reading Girl Scouts use cookie money to buy vaccines for K-9 unit
Girl Scouts joined The Today Show to celebrate 100 years of Girl Scouts selling cookies. You won't believe what a cookie can do! See the full video here, below!Fifteen-year-old Girl Scout Katie Francis knows a thing or two about the art of the sell. Since joining her Oklahoma City troupe seven years ago, she's smashed all previous … Continue reading Meet the top Girl Scout Cookie seller: More than 100,000 boxes!
Troop 61080 Troop 61080 is a unique group of girls from different schools in Thousand Oaks, Moorpark, and Simi Valley. In their 2 years together, the girls have focused on service projects for Manna, MiniMansions, Children's Hospital of LA and OC, Thousand Oaks Botanical Gardens, and the Moorpark Food Pantry. In addition, they've spent lots … Continue reading Troop 61080’s Community Service in the Conejo Valley!
Cookie Season has kicked off - February 4 through March 19!Did you know that when consumers buy Girl Scout Cookies, they’re helping to power new, unique and amazing experiences for girls—whether it’s a trip she’ll never forget, a service project that will change her community forever, or the opportunity to learn, grow, and build a … Continue reading Amazing Experiences for Girls: Powered by the Girl Scout Cookie Program!
In honor of 100 years of Girl Scouts selling cookies, GSUSA is planning a brand new challenge! When? February 13 – March 24 2017 Who can participate? Girl Scouts 13+ (including Alumnae) What are the rules? Follow @GirlScouts on Instagram Upload a “selfie” photo to Instagram and hashtag #gsCookieBoss and tag @GirlScouts Share a cool experience … Continue reading #gsCookieBoss Instagram Challenge
Just 3 days to go until the start of the cookie season! This cookie season marks the 100th anniversary of the first known sale of cookies by Girl Scouts. That means 100 years of girls acquiring valuable life skills, having unforgettable experiences, and so much more. Girl Scout Cookies are more than just a tasty treat. From helping … Continue reading Find a Girl Scout Cookie Booth Near You with the Girl Scout Cookie Finder!
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!