The same week that the nation honored the 50th anniversary of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech, Girl Scouts was highlighted for its history of inclusivity in TIME magazine. We are proud to fulfill Juliette Gordon Low’s legacy everyday by bringing Girl Scouts to all girls.
Archives for August 2013
Starting with the 2014 Cookie Program, River Valleys will be offering the Super Six—a premium selection of the best-selling Girl Scout Cookies. This means Girl Scouts will be selling the six most popular cookie varieties come February (Thin Mints, Samoas, Tagalongs, Trefoils, Do-si-dos and Savannah Smiles). This change was made to help make the cookie […]
Head over to Byron, MN for a fun day at the farm! Tweite’s Family Farm features an award-winning theme park, a 12-acre corn maze and a pumpkin patch. On September 28, Girl Scouts members and their families will receive a 10 percent discount off regular priced passes. Tweite’s will also donate $1 for every pass […]
Growing up in the 1950s as the oldest girl of seven children in southern Indiana meant Elaine Orlando’s days were full of family responsibilities, leaving little time for her to pursue her own interests. The one activity Elaine was able to do was Girl Scouts. Those activities allowed her to just be a kid and […]
Ellen isn’t the loudest person in the room and it might take a little while to get to know her. But if you stop a moment to see her with her friends, you’ll realize that she is a leader and caregiver. When her friends are stuck on what to do for fun over the weekend, […]