Adult Award Nominations


Formal adult awards recognize exemplary service that goes above and beyond what is expected in a volunteer role. You may know a volunteer who does exceptional work and are encouraged to acknowledge outstanding service by submitting a nomination for a board approved award. Nominations can be submitted by parents, girls, or peers. Nomination deadline is […]

Apply for the 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

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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 […]

2014 Girl Scout Silver & Gold Award Ceremonies


In 2014, 434 amazing young women from Girl Scouts River Valleys earned their Girl Scout Silver or Gold Award, representing more than 23,000 hours served in their local and global communities. To earn the Girl Scout Silver and Gold Awards, girls must first complete pre-requisites where they discover new skills, connect with others, and take […]

Volunteer Recognized for Lifetime of Service


When GSRV Development Officer, Steve Sanders arrived in Cannon Falls to meet with Colleen Schultz, he came bearing gifts. To the surprise of Colleen, she was presented with a letter of appreciation, a 60-year pin as a lifetime member, and of course, boxes of cookies. Surrounded by friends and a reporter from the Cannon Valley […]

Nominations Open for Forever Green Awards


Forever Green Awards are given to alumnae who have demonstrated outstanding commitment, exceptional service, and an extraordinary dedication to the Girl Scout Movement over time. They are alumnae whose leadership, initiative, and energy have strengthened Girl Scouting, making a significant contribution to the mission and who exemplify the true spirit of Girl Scouts. Five awards […]