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“I will do my best to…make the world a better place.”

  Being a Girl Scout is about a whole lot more than cookies, camps, and crafts. It’s about being a good citizen and going that extra mile to make the world ...more “I will do my best to…make the world a better place.”

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Veteran Thanks Girl Scouts

Parade season is upon us! The White Bear South Service Unit marched along with veterans and many other community members in the local Memorial Day Parade; the girls had a ...more Veteran Thanks Girl Scouts

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Girl Scouts Greet Troops with Cookies at Airport

This year during the Cookie Program, River Valleys’ Girl Scouts collected donations for more than 27,000 packages of cookies to be donated through Operation Cookie Care Package. One of the ...more Girl Scouts Greet Troops with Cookies at Airport

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Pine Island Girl Scouts Receive Award from U.S. Congressman John Kline

The Pine Island Girl Scouts Troop 25596 was awarded a “Star of the North” Congressional Award on February 13 by Congressman John Kline for their support of the Food for ...more Pine Island Girl Scouts Receive Award from U.S. Congressman John Kline

Lydia Ross advocates for Anti-Bullying legislation

For One Girl Scout the Safe + Supportive Minnesota Schools Act is Personal

Ten-year old Lydia Ross was a kindergartner who couldn’t fully comprehend why her second grade brother would be teased, threatened, and even attacked at school. When the bullying didn’t stop, ...more For One Girl Scout the Safe + Supportive Minnesota Schools Act is Personal

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Giving Back with Cookies

Community service has been a part of Girl Scouts since its founding in 1912, and one delicious way Girl Scouts support the community is through our cookie donation programs. Customers ...more Giving Back with Cookies

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Celebrate 2014 Girl Scout Week

Girl Scout Week is celebrated each March to commemorate the Girl Scout birthday, March 12. This year, Girl Scout Week starts with Girl Scout Sunday on March 9 and ends ...more Celebrate 2014 Girl Scout Week

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Community Service at Children’s Hospital

Who does Troop 14297 want to help through community service projects? Babies and puppies of course! The girls from Troop 14297 got to help one of those groups—babies—alongside 200 other ...more Community Service at Children’s Hospital

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Apply for a Prudential Spirit of Community Award

If you are a Girl Scout who earned your Silver or Gold Award this year, you’d be a great candidate for a Prudential Sprit of Community Award. This award honors ...more Apply for a Prudential Spirit of Community Award

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Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds

Katie has always been passionate about the outdoors, but was never really a bird-watcher. That changed when she embarked on her Girl Scout Gold Award project last year. For the ...more Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds