It’s nearly here, everyone’s favorite time of year…Girl Scout Cookie Season! With the growing anticipation and excitement, it’s easy to gloss over a few of the basics. Make sure you’re prepared for this year’s Cookie Program by reviewing a few helpful items on our Cookie Kick-Off checklist! Goal-Setting With both your troop and individual Girl … Continue reading Cookie Kick-Off Checklist
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
The long-awaited cookie season is upon us, and there are so many reasons to be proud of your Girl Scout! From stepping outside of her comfort zone by approaching new customers, to committing to a sales goal that will send her to camp this summer, the Girl Scout Cookie Program is designed to give girls … Continue reading 5 Ways to Support Your Girl Scout This Cookie Season
November 19th is National Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, and we are celebrating the girls today who are making great strides towards becoming the go-getters of tomorrow! While research shows that girls are actively interested in becoming entrepreneurs, developing financially stable futures, and using their skills to make an impact on the world, many feel they lack … Continue reading Today’s Girls, Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs
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!