Category Archives: Membership

GSCI Membership

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

Posted in Advocacy, General, Membership, Program & Activities, Volunteers | Tagged , , , ,

Grow Your Girl Scout Troop

What’s even more fun than a new year of Girl Scouts? Welcoming new girls to your troop! After all, new members bring fresh ideas, different ways of looking at things, and excitement that can spark creativity and energize everyone. Plus, … Continue reading

Posted in Community Service, General, Membership, Volunteers | Tagged , , , , ,

Take the G.I.R.L. Agenda Pledge

Through your dedication to the girls you serve every day, you’ve already shown us that you believe in the power of every girl to stand up, speak out, and accomplish amazing things. Help us unleash that power in more girls … Continue reading

Posted in General, Membership, Volunteers | Tagged , , , , ,

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

Posted in Advocacy, Community Service, General, Membership, Uncategorized, Volunteers

Girl Scouts and Code.org: Preparing Girls to Smash Glass Ceilings in STEM!

Girl Scouts is all about being girl-led, and developing new programs is no exception. That’s why we surveyed girls to find out which science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) topics they most want to explore. The results weren’t surprising—computer science, … Continue reading

Posted in Community Service, Membership, Program & Activities, Volunteers | Tagged , ,

Girl Scouts Partners with JOANN Stores

GSUSA has teamed up with JOANN to unveil a brand new Girl Scout Rewards Program. JOANN, the nation’s leading craft and fabric retailer, is offering 15% off all eligible purchases every day for Girl Scouts. Through the partnership, JOANN will also offer in-kind … Continue reading

Posted in General, Membership, Product Sales, Program & Activities, Volunteers

Why Girl Scouts, Why Now

New STEM and Outdoor Programming for Girls, New Digital Tools for Volunteers Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), the BEST leadership development organization for girls—is offering Girl Scouts even more opportunities to learn skills and prepare them to empower themselves with … Continue reading

Posted in General, Membership, Program & Activities | Tagged , , , ,

Superpower Your Girl Scout Year

Meet the best tool a leader could ever ask for when leading their Girl Scout troop . . . The Volunteer Toolkit (VTK) is a digital resource that supports troop leaders and co-leaders, making the process of running a troop … Continue reading

Posted in General, Membership, Program & Activities, Volunteers

Happy 2018 GS Membership Year!

Here at GSCI we are all very excited to kick off our new membership year with optimism that we are poised to bring the Girl Scout Leadership Experience to thousands of girls across the state of Illinois! Of course, we couldn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Community Service, General, Membership, Program & Activities, Volunteers

New Badges and Journeys!

GSUSA has introduced 23 new badges in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and the outdoors – the largest programming rollout in almost a decade! Girl Scouts will be able to design robots and racecars, go on environmentally conscious camping trips, … Continue reading

Posted in Membership, Program & Activities, Uncategorized | Tagged ,