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The Next 100 Years in Girl Scouting

Today is October 1st – the beginning of our new Girl Scout year! The Chronicle of Philanthropy reports that Anna Maria Chávez, chief executive of the Girl Scouts of the USA, is leading the organization in celebrating its 100th anniversary … 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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Great Week in Girl Scouting

Dear Girl Scouts, What a week it has been for Girl Scouting. On Tuesday, May 29th, National President Connie L. Lindsey, members of the Gordon family, five Girl Scouts and I had the honor of being in attendance at the … Continue reading

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Want Women Leaders? Start with Girls

We all know there is a shortage of women leaders . . . right? Girl Scouts has the formula for fixing this. Girl Scouts has an impressive track record of teaching girls leadership skills throughout their life. More than two-thirds … Continue reading

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Why Girl Scouts Become Entrepreneurs

Because we are still in “the cookie season” we thought you may be interested to know that girls who participate in the Girl Scout Cookie Activity more than likely will become entrepreneurs in their lifetime! Some 80 percent of women … Continue reading

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Anna Maria Chavez: “We Have to Be Where Girls Are!”

Since taking the reins as CEO of Girl Scouts of the USA, Anna Maria Chávez has been trying to put a new spark into her organization, which officially celebrates its centenary this year. Girls Scouts have not been typically associated … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays From GSUSA!

Girl Scouts of the USA’s CEO Anna Maria Chávez and National Board President of Girl Scouts of the USA Connie Lindsey wish everyone Happy Holidays!

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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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