Inspiring Younger Girl Scouts

Olivia with her mother

Olivia has been a Girl Scout for 12 years and knows a thing or two about scouting. She has earned her Girl Scout Bronze Award and Silver Award, attended and volunteered at camp, served as a service unit delegate and, of course, mastered the Girl Scout Cookie Program Activity. In addition to Girl Scouts, Olivia […]

Cargill Donates $2,500 to Girl Scouts

Cargill recently presented a Cargill Cares Volunteer Award to Laina Rajala and Debra Schatz of Albert Lea for their outstanding volunteer service. Rajala was recognized for her 10 years as a Girl Scouts troop leader and Schatz for her 20 years with the Boy Scouts. To recognize their commitment to youth in the community, Cargill […]

Higher Award Reminders + Resources

Girl Scout at Award Ceremony

The Girl Scout Gold Award and Silver Award are the highest awards in Girl Scouting. Report Deadline Approaching To be recognized at the 2013 Silver Award and Gold Award Ceremonies, girls must submit their final reports by March 1. Final reports submitted after March 1 will be recognized the following year. As a reminder, project […]

Register Early + Save in the Shop

Girl Scouts Early Registration Patch

Troops can earn a special one-time 20 percent coupon to any of the eight Girl Scout Shops and an early registration patch when at least 50% of girls and at least one leader from the troop register early (early registration is April 1–May 31). Discount coupons will be emailed to troop leaders within two weeks […]