(From GSUSA) Two weeks ago, girls had the chance to vote on one of two designs for the new badge they’ll be able to earn this coming fall—Troop Camping. (It’s her world—we’re just here to guide her!) Thanks to everyone who cast a vote and made their voices heard! Check out the winning designs—did your … Continue reading The Results Are In: Meet the Winning Girls’ Choice Badge Designs!
On February 22 of each year, Girl Scouts and Girl Guides from 146 countries celebrate World Thinking Day (WTD)—that’s one BIG celebration! Celebrated since 1926, World Thinking Day is a day of international friendship, speaking out on issues that affect girls and young women, and fundraising for 10 million Girl Guides and Girl Scouts around … Continue reading What do you do on World Thinking Day?
(from GSUSA blog) Girl Scouts encourages girls to grow their faith and is based on the Girl Scout Promise and Law, which includes many of the principles and values common to most faiths. Although a secular organization, Girl Scouts has, since the movement began, encouraged girls to explore their spirituality by earning the My Promise, … Continue reading Celebrate Your Faith Like A Girl Scout
(from GSUSA)As we shared last month, the next Girls’ Choice badge will be Troop Camping—after all, camp life is the best life! Now it’s time to vote on the badge design, because remember, it’s her world.Starting today, until February 17, girls can vote on their favorite design for the Troop Camping badges. After choosing their … Continue reading Girls’ Choice Badges: Vote for Your Badge Design!
COOKIE TROOP 100 - A WINNER FROM EVERY COUNCILOur biggest cookie milestone yet is here. That's right! 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the first known sale of cookies by Girl Scouts, and we're so ready to celebrate! Join us by participating in Girl Scouts of the USA's Cookie Troop 100! You can participate in … Continue reading Cookie Contests and Competitions!
About 600 people marched through the streets of Oxnard in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 16, 2017. This year's program theme was "Unity through Love and Awareness." A slew of local politicians and civic leaders attended the march. Ventura County Supervisor John Zaragoza presented a commendation certificate for the Martin Luther King … Continue reading Girl Scouts Participate in MLK March in Oxnard
Girls’ Choice is back! Through this girl-led badge creation process, Girl Scouts will offer new badges for Daisies through Ambassadors. Polls will be open starting today, January 11, through January 22, and girls can vote for one of two badge categories—Outdoors or STEM—as well as for a badge topic pertaining to the chosen category. Please … Continue reading Girl Scouts is creating 6 new badges next year, and you get to pick the topic!