Category Archives: Advocacy

What is G.I.R.L. Agenda?

Inspire. Prepare. Mobilize. Our time is now. This is our moment to come together, lift our voices, and take action on issues that matter to girls. Today is the day we unite to build an even brighter future for all … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Juliette Gordon Low!

Today we celebrate a special day for Girl Scouts across the nation. Not only is today one of the most imaginative and fun days of the year, but today is also Founder’s Day – the 157th birthday of Juliette Gordon Low, … Continue reading

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Today is the Day to Get Involved!

TOGETHER WE CAN GET HER THERE! We’re proud of our century of trailblazing, but it’s time to do more. To take bold steps. To rally around the cause of girls’ leadership. Because something is going on with girls today. They’re … Continue reading

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Anna Maria Chavez accepts Walter Kaitz Foundation Diversity Advocate Award

Girl Scouts of the USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez accepted the Walter Kaitz Foundation’s Diversity Advocate Award on behalf of the Healthy Media Commission for Positive Images of Women and Girls. “We’re proud to receive this award from such a … Continue reading

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ToGetHerThere . . . Invest

Girl Scouts of the USA launched ToGetHerThere, the largest, boldest advocacy and fundraising cause dedicated to girls’ leadership in the nation’s history. The multi-year effort will seek to create balanced leadership – the equal representation of women in leadership positions … Continue reading

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ToGetHerThere . . . Speak Up

Girl Scouts of the USA launched ToGetHerThere, the largest, boldest advocacy and fundraising cause dedicated to girls’ leadership in the nation’s history. The multi-year effort will seek to create balanced leadership – the equal representation of women in leadership positions … Continue reading

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ToGetHerThere . . . The Facts

Girl Scouts of the USA launched ToGetHerThere, the largest, boldest advocacy and fundraising cause dedicated to girls’ leadership in the nation’s history. The multi-year effort will seek to create balanced leadership – the equal representation of women in leadership positions … Continue reading

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Investing in Girls Now Will Pay Off for the Nation Tomorrow

Something is going on with girls today. If we move beyond simple platitudes about young people being the future and look at the decisions girls are actually making, we see that far too many of them are opting out. At … Continue reading

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Tough Cookies: Leadership Lessons from 100 Years of the Girl Scouts

“The best way to solve America’s leadership crisis is to put more women in top leadership roles. And the best way to grow tomorrow’s women leaders is to grow strong girl leaders today.” —Kathy Cloninger Tough Cookies is the story … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts Join First Lady Michelle Obama in Battle Against Childhood Obesity

Anna Maria Chávez, Chief Executive Officer of Girl Scouts of the USA, today joined First Lady Michelle Obama in her battle against childhood obesity during the inaugural summit of the Partnership for a Healthier America, part of the First Lady’s … Continue reading

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