Each year, Girl Scouts River Valleys honors its Gold and Silver Award recipients with a special ceremony. Family and friends gather to recognize the service and leadership of girls who earned Girl Scouting’s highest awards. This year we are celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout […]
Girl Scouts in grades 5-12 who earned their Bronze, Silver, or Gold Award this year, would make a great candidate for a Prudential Sprit of Community Award. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. The program was created in 1995 by […]
Four girls from Girl Scout Troop 12771 in Plymouth, Minnesota found a creative way to inspire patients at Hennepin County Medical Center. Girl Scout Cadettes Lexi Fresh, Stephanie Garvis, Soronny Lee, and Devika Narayan completed their Silver Award, aiming to bring hope and positivity to the HCMC Cardiac Floor.
River Valleys Girl Scout Sarah Defranco wanted to make an impact on the lives of children experiencing homelessness in New Richmond, WI. Her Gold Award Project involved installing a playground at a homeless center and providing additional games and activities for children to use during their stay. Read more about Defranco’s project and the impact […]