Lauren Markus, a current junior at Newbury Park High School, wanted to make a difference in the lives of foster children. Her passions for both baking and working with children effortlessly combined to spur the inspiration for her Gold Award project: Baking and Bonding. “I have so many fond memories of baking with my parents,” … Continue reading Baking and Bonding – Lauren Markus
All throughout cookie season, you’ll find excited Girl Scouts ready to sell you a box (or three!) throughout your community. While the cookies inside that box are super tasty, it’s the amazing experiences that happen outside the cookie box that make Girl Scout Cookies so special! Girl Scouts set both personal and troop sales goals … Continue reading Your Girl Scout Cookie Purchase Powers Kindness!
When there is an overwhelming number of extracurricular activities you could enroll your girl in, you may wonder, “Why Girl Scouts?” Even as kindergarteners and first graders, girls can begin to develop important leadership characteristics that will continue to shape her growth. According to the Girl Scout Research Institute, Girl Scouts are more likely than … Continue reading Dynamic Daisies: 5 Benefits of Girl Scouting for Grades K-1
We know it, you know it, but do they realize it? Our extraordinary volunteers are what make the adventurous Girl Scout world go round. And during April, we’re ensuring they hear how much girls and parents appreciate that. Here are five fun ways to show your favorite volunteer your love and gratitude during National Volunteer … Continue reading Five Ways to Thank Your Girl Scout Volunteer During Volunteer Appreciation Month!