On April 2, more than 100 Girl Scout Cadettes spent the day swinging hammers, drilling drywall, and clamping scaffolding under the guidance of professional women carpenters from the North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters. Girls heard first hand from these women about the variety of carpentry career opportunities available to them. They also had […]
Girl Scouts River Valleys is investing more than $500,000 in Rochester to develop a new store and create “an urban camp.” The new shop, now open, will make it more accessible for parents and volunteers to shop for program materials, uniforms, awards and Girl Scout-branded items. Renovations and upgrades to the Edith Mayo Camp and […]
River Valleys Girl Scout Olivia Trudeau received her Gold Award and a $3,500 college scholarship for her project “Stamping out Stigma”, a program she created at her high school in Maple Grove to address the lack of understanding surrounding mental illness. Read more about her project at http://gsrv.gs/1gnwsZS.