A Pen Pal Connection from Down Under!

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During World Thinking Day – an annual celebration to support girls as they travel internationally and connect with sister Girl Guides – Girl Scouts come together to take action globally. This year on World Thinking Day, Troop 14582 from Annandale wanted to build relationships with Girl Scouts around the world. Debra, a third-grade Brownie in […]

Girl Scouts with Power Tools

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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 […]

Vibrant Gold Award Project Calms Patients in Need

Gold Award - Brain Injury + Stroke Recovery

As part of her Gold Award project on Brain Injury and Stroke Recovery, Erin Hill presented staff and patients of University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital with seven body socks. These bright, stretchy tools apply pressure on the central nervous system, which can calm individuals and assist with sensory regulation. Often, patients need body socks […]

Cookie Booth Thank You Contest Winners

Jossie G. wrote a thoughtful letter to Sam’s Club.

Thank you to all the Girl Scouts who entered the Cookie Booth Thank You Contest. We were impressed with the creativity our girls had when given an open-ended opportunity to thank their cookie booth hosts. We received pictures, drawings, art pieces, and even videos for this contest. Here are the 10 winners!   Destiny F. shared […]