Let’s celebrate Girl Scout Week like a G.I.R.L.
Blog 26 Feb 2017 | 6:00 am
Yay—Girl Scout Week is almost here! Let’s get ready for that special time of year when Girl Scouts of all ages celebrate and show the world what it means to be a G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™.Let’s make this year’s activities extra special. Here are a few ideas to get you started—one for each day of Girl Scout Week.Sunday, March 12—Celebrate National Girl Scout Day by reconnecting with the Girl Scout Promise and Law. Learn more about Girl Scout history and our founder, Juliette Gordon Low; you could even hold a Girl Scout birthday party. (We’re 105 this year!) Do...
A Global Sisterhood in Action: World Thinking Day Celebrations in Saudi Arabia and Japan
Blog 22 Feb 2017 | 5:00 am
It’s World Thinking Day, and we’re so excited to take a peek into how Girl Scouts and Girl Guides around the world are celebrating! Because although we take great pride in this unique, worldwide movement every single day, today is extra special as we rally our global sisterhood and celebrate it on a whole other level.That’s right. Today is a day of global connection, action, and pride in all of the amazing things that Girl Scouts and Girl Guides do across the map. This year, it’s also a day to “Grow” as we encourage girls to explore, stretch, and take...
Celebrate Your Faith Like A Girl Scout
Blog 21 Feb 2017 | 5:00 am
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, My Faith pin.Throughout this journey, girls open up conversations with women in their religious community, research inspiring quotes that resonate with the part of the Girl Scout Law on which they have chosen to focus, and create a work of art to express what they’ve learned with their...