Girls Send Shoes to Lebanon

Eva in Lebanon

To earn a Gold, Silver or Bronze Award, Girl Scouts must create a project that displays leadership and engages the community. Three girls from Troop 13179 (Eva, Caroline and Amani) set out to earn their Bronze Award by first studying three different countries to determine which one had a significant need surrounding children. They researched […]

Sewn with Love

Kjerstin and two seniors sewing

Bundles of Love is a Minnesota volunteer organization that provides purchased and hand-made baby supplies to mothers in need. Kjerstin, a Girl Scout Ambassador, chose to help Bundles of Love for her Gold Award project. She gathered a group of volunteers from The Rivers, a senior living facility in Burnsville, and engaged them in her […]

Keeping the Spirit of Christmas Alive

tree with ornament

When Lonsdale Girl Scout Stacey and her six-person family lost their home, they were grateful for the support they received to get through tough times. After her family got back on its feet and moved into another home, Stacey felt it was time to give back. She recalled the support her family received to make […]

Adding Cheer at the Ronald McDonald House

Girls at counter

When girls from Troop 10756 recognized a need for new children’s activities at the Ronald McDonald House in Minneapolis, they seized the opportunity to help out and earned their Silver Award along the way. Sam, Mikenna, Bronwyn and Breezy teamed up for their Silver Award project and brought new light to kids and family members […]