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 […]

Hanan + Yasmin

Hanan and Yasmin represent a new generation growing up in Minnesota. Born in the U.S. to Somali-born parents, the 13- and 14-year-olds balance cultural traditions such as traditional dress and hijabs (headscarves) with a love of One Direction and all music streaming on Pandora. Prior to joining Girl Scouts ConnectZ, after-school activities available to Hanan […]