Give to the Max


Make a donation to River Valleys through on Tuesday, November 16 to help us win $20,000! On the second annual Give to the Max Day, nonprofits throughout Minnesota will solicit donations via During last year’s Give to the Max Day, more than 38,000 donors gave more than $14 million to 3,434 Minnesota nonprofits. […]

Girl Scouts Recognized

Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys was recognized November 3 at the second annual Maude Finch Awards ceremony, recognizing our work in the “advancement for the common good.” The ceremony, held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Rochester, was presented by emcee Carmen Kane, a Women’s Leadership Council member and the 2010 Mayo Campaign […]

Volunteer Highlights


Julie Wendland A self-described experiential and hands-on River Valleys’ facilitator, Julie Wendland believes in the value of learning by doing and sharing her Girl Scout experiences with other volunteers. “Our experiences really help new leaders…one participant told me, ‘It made such a difference when you told me you’ve had a troop.’ We can share what […]

Cookie Spokesgirls Wanted!

Use your energy, excitement, and love of Girl Scout cookies to tell the public about the great benefits of the Girl Scout Cookie Program Activity! Cookie Spokesgirls learn about media relations and interviews, improve their communication and customer service skills, and have a lot of fun. This is an individual Girl Scout activity, not a […]

My Awesome Time at Camp


Hello, my name is Olivia. I am 14 years old and I’ve been a Girl Scout going on nine years. One of my favorite things to do as a Girl Scout is go to camp. This past summer I tried a new camp—Northwoods. I was a little apprehensive about going to a new camp without […]