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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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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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

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Unleash the Super Hero Inside – Fall Product Activity

The Fall Product Activity is a council-sponsored program that combines educational activities with money earning opportunities for the troops. The activity takes place October 1-20, 2017 and  is directed toward family and friends- those closest to Girl Scouting and enables … Continue reading

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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

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Join Us for Leader Chats

Based on leader feedback, GSCI has created Leader Chat to support leaders in making the process of running a troop easier and more efficient. It’s a way of keeping our leaders informed and engaged. GSCI staff members will be facilitating Leader … Continue reading

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