Girls Collect More Than 22,000 Pounds of Food

Girls donating food

Congratulations to all of the girls and volunteers who contributed to Girl Scouts River Valleys Feed the Need food drive. It was estimated that troops would collect 20,000 pounds of food for kids during the project, but we surpassed the goal by more than 2,337 pounds! One of the largest single-day donations happened May 4 when girls dropped […]

Girls Rock Out + Donate Food at the Cookie Concert

Girl Scouts

Over ten thousand Girl Scouts joined River Valleys at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand for the Cookie Concert on Saturday, May 4, despite the unseasonable weather. Girls participated in activities throughout the Grandstand and enjoyed an energetic set by Radio Disney’s Next Big Thing, Chloe and Halle Bailey. While entering the concert, girls filled up […]

Share Our Women of Distinction Success

2013 Honorees

On Thursday, April 18, more than 700 guests came together to honor eight inspiring women for their leadership, professional accomplishments and community contributions at our Women of Distinction event. The $160,000 in donations will help to bring the power of the Girl Scout program to 10,600 girls, giving them the opportunity to grow as leaders […]

Silent Auction: Top of the Line

Emmy Awards

In 1912, Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon Low sold her strand of pearls to launch the Girl Scout movement. In her honor, we are holding a silent auction prior to our Women of Distinction luncheon, and proceeds will provide financial assistance to Girl Scouts experiencing financial hardship. You will find all of these exciting items […]