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Silver Award Projects Changes Hudson Teen Forever

Oftentimes a Silver Award project that a Girl Scout chooses makes an impact in her immediate community, but depending on the project, a girl may reach beyond her local area ...more Silver Award Projects Changes Hudson Teen Forever

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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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Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds

Katie has always been passionate about the outdoors, but was never really a bird-watcher. That changed when she embarked on her Girl Scout Gold Award project last year. For the ...more Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds

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Making a Difference Through Aquaponics

Shiranthi felt overwhelmed by all the things she wanted to accomplish with her Gold Award project. Following her passion for the environment and health education, she had decided to teach ...more Making a Difference Through Aquaponics

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Quietly + Confidently Paving Her Own Way

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 ...more Quietly + Confidently Paving Her Own Way

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Juliette Develops a Passion for Service

When Hayley’s troop disbanded in the seventh grade, she thought she would probably quit, too. It didn’t seem like much fun to be a Girl Scout without a troop. But ...more Juliette Develops a Passion for Service

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Finding the Confidence to Lead

Jessica Geroux was about to give up. Her Girl Scout Gold Award project was not going as planned, and she started to wonder if it was really worth the effort. ...more Finding the Confidence to Lead

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Gold Award Project Builds Rain Garden Awareness

Last summer, Girl Scout Michelle Smeaton built a 300-square-foot rain garden in Brooklyn Park. She installed it on public land because she wanted to educate her community about rain gardens ...more Gold Award Project Builds Rain Garden Awareness

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Girl Scout Organizes Updates for Historic Library

“I love to read and I love books,” Girl Scout Gwen Riemenschneider admits. “I spend most of my time in libraries.” That love for reading is why Gwen knew she wanted ...more Girl Scout Organizes Updates for Historic Library

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A Tough Experience Turns to Gold

Girl Scout Lexi Holsten knows what it’s like to live with pain. In sixth grade, she found out she has hemi hypertrophy, a condition where one side of the body grows ...more A Tough Experience Turns to Gold