Movie Mania Toy Drive

Girl Scout troop

For the last five years, nine Girl Scout Cadettes from Troop 52954 have helped ensure that all their classmates receive Christmas presents. Since Toys for Tots doesn’t reach as far north as their community, they created an initiative called Movie Mania Toy Drive, which is held on the Saturday before Thanksgiving. The local movie theater […]

Girl Scouts Take Action to Stop Bullying

Star, Ellie, Kaitlyn and Rachelle outside the movie "BULLY"

Four Girl Scout Cadettes from Eden Prairie completed their Silver Award this fall by raising awareness about bullying. Together they created videos that were shown in Eden Prairie schools during the month of October. Ellie, Kaitlyn, Rachelle and Star, members of troop 10785, brainstormed ideas for the videos, wrote scripts and then shot footage of […]

Silver + Gold Award Reminders for Cadette, Senior + Ambassador Girl Scouts


As you continue this great work on your Silver and Gold Awards, please remember the following: You must be a current, registered member of River Valleys in order to be recognized as an award recipient. Make sure your membership is current; if it isn’t, register now and continue your membership. The final report deadline is […]

Girl Scout Josie Goes Green to Earn Silver


When Girl Scout Cadette Josie was looking for an appropriate project for her Girl Scout Silver Award, she didn’t have to look any further than her own Birchwood neighborhood. She noticed three issues that needed correcting: older neighbors not recycling, possibly because of difficulty carrying recycling bins to the curb; recycling items were blowing out […]

Troop 51752 Works Toward Silver Award

My name is Lesley Young, and I am the leader of Troop 51752 (first year Cadettes) of Centennial, Minn. I thought I would share what Sydney, Emily, and Natalie are doing to work toward their Silver Award. The girls are working with an organization called Retrieve A Golden Of Minnesota (RAGOM). They have raised enough […]