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Collecting a Century of Girl Scouts

The Smithsonian Blog for the Smithsonian National Museum of American History has an excellent run-down of Girl Scout memorabilia titled, “Collecting a century of Girl Scouts”. Among items provided to The Smithsonian through the Girl Scout’s National Historic Preservation Center, … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Leadership Experience

Girl leaders have been at the heart of Girl Scouting since its founding in 1912, when Juliette Gordon Low recognized that developing girls’ leadership abilities was critical for ensuring they would be the change-makers of the future. Today’s complex and … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts Celebrates Historic Milestone

One hundred years in the making, Girl Scouts continues to take strides with its innovative ToGetHerThere campaign and the launch of a new camp. For 100 years, Girl Scouts has done more than any other organization to provide leadership opportunities … 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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Happy Birthday Girl Scouts!

Whether you are one of the millions of alums who we hope will reengage with our movement, one of the thousands of Girl Scout staffers across the Nation, proud to be a part of this monumental birthday, or one girl who … Continue reading

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Ask Your Member of Congress to Support Girl Scouts

Help Celebrate Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary and Their Leadership Role for All Girls  Remarkably in March 2012, the Girl Scouts of the United States of America (GSUSA) will celebrate its 100th anniversary. In celebration, GSUSA has declared 2012 “The Year … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts . . . An Inspiration to All

Opening up the 2011 National Convention with Katie Couric as our keynote speaker was amazing!  She shared and attributed so much of her success and determination to her experiences in Girl Scouting.  She wore a Girl Scout uniform from the … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Juliette!

Juliette Gordon Low, founder of Girl Scouts of the USA, was born Juliette Magill Kinzie Gordon on October 31, 1860, in Savannah, Georgia. “Daisy,” as she was affectionately called by family and friends, was the second of six children of … Continue reading

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