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Destinations Trip Fuels Love of Science + Travel

  As twins, Ally and Mary have spent their lives sharing both the small and big moments with one another, and last summer was no different when the teens added ...more Destinations Trip Fuels Love of Science + Travel

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Rewards of Volunteering Come in Quiet Moments + Hugs

  As an engineer at Donaldson Companies, hugs are not part of Kay Hatlestad’s standard greeting, but they are exactly what she is swarmed with anytime she stops by Edgerton ...more Rewards of Volunteering Come in Quiet Moments + Hugs

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Cookie Skills Translate to Life Skills

Almost everyone knows Girl Scout Cookies, but some don’t realize that the Girl Scout Cookie Program is the largest girl-run business in the world. Through learning by earning, Girl Scouting aims ...more Cookie Skills Translate to Life Skills

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Share Your Cookie Spirit on Social Media

Support your favorite Girl Scouts this year with these cover and profile images for your social media accounts! Click on any of the images to open the full-sized version – ...more Share Your Cookie Spirit on Social Media

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2014 National Young Women of Distinction

National Young Women of Distinction is a special honor awarded by Girl Scouts of the USA to ten Girl Scout Gold Award recipients whose projects demonstrated extraordinary leadership, had measurable ...more 2014 National Young Women of Distinction

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Mentorship + Sisterhood at a Healthy Living Event

When more than 90 K–5 girls gathered at Wyoming Elementary in the Forest Lake School District in late October, they were there to learn about healthy living and spend time ...more Mentorship + Sisterhood at a Healthy Living Event

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Cookie Clip Contest

Have your Girl Scouts showcase their creativity and get ready for the Cookie Program by creating a short video. Consider having the girls answer one of the following questions: What ...more Cookie Clip Contest

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Girls Scouts Eases Move to Minnesota

  As Girl Scout Daisies in Ohio last year, Ava and Ella were surrounded by friends, but a career opportunity for their mom transferred the family to Minnesota this past ...more Girls Scouts Eases Move to Minnesota

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Cookie Advice from a Cookie Service Unit Manager

Even though Ellen Itskovich’s previous cookie experience was limited to supporting her daughters as they sold Girl Scout cookies, in 2013 she stepped up to fill the vacant Highlanders/Kewaydin service ...more Cookie Advice from a Cookie Service Unit Manager

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Sweet Rewards of Cookie Sales Send Girl Scout Overseas

As a long-time Girl Scout and cookie seller, Jessica Geroux, earned many rewards during the years she spent honing her business skills, but she found her favorite came in the ...more Sweet Rewards of Cookie Sales Send Girl Scout Overseas