Silver + Gold Superstars in Belle Plaine, MN

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Girl Scouts across our council have been busy this summer working on their higher awards, like Emily, KyLee, and Thea in Belle Plaine, Minnesota. For their Silver Award project, Emily and KyLee started “Cuddles 4 Comfort,” an initiative to collect stuffed animals, notebooks, pencils, and books that can be given to children in crisis. KyLee’s was […]

A Pen Pal Connection from Down Under!

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During World Thinking Day – an annual celebration to support girls as they travel internationally and connect with sister Girl Guides – Girl Scouts come together to take action globally. This year on World Thinking Day, Troop 14582 from Annandale wanted to build relationships with Girl Scouts around the world. Debra, a third-grade Brownie in […]

Vibrant Gold Award Project Calms Patients in Need

Gold Award - Brain Injury + Stroke Recovery

As part of her Gold Award project on Brain Injury and Stroke Recovery, Erin Hill presented staff and patients of University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital with seven body socks. These bright, stretchy tools apply pressure on the central nervous system, which can calm individuals and assist with sensory regulation. Often, patients need body socks […]