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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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Destinations Adventures: Pandas, Sea Turtles, and Islands Oh My!

“I made some of the most amazing friends with some of the girls on my trip and they will be forever part of my life, just as I will carry ...more Destinations Adventures: Pandas, Sea Turtles, and Islands Oh My!

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Get Ready for World Thinking Day

World Thinking Day started in 1926, when attendees at an international conference set this special day for Girl Scouts and Girl Guides around the world to “think” of each other ...more Get Ready for World Thinking Day

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The Girl Scout World Centre — a Volunteer’s Perspective

During her August vacation, troop leader and registration volunteer Kristin Odegard took a tour of Pax Lodge, the Girl Scout World Centre in London.  Upon arriving at the Lodge, I ...more The Girl Scout World Centre — a Volunteer’s Perspective

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Destination Kenya: A Girl Scout’s Adventure

How would you like to spend two weeks learning about a different culture and connecting with Girl Guides in in another country? A River Valleys Girl Scout seized the opportunity ...more Destination Kenya: A Girl Scout’s Adventure

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Local Girl Scouts Represent River Valleys at Girls’ World Forum 2012

Two Girl Scout Ambassadors from Rochester represented River Valleys during the Girls’ World Forum 2012 held July 11–15 in Chicago, Illinois. Skky and Artisha met with hundreds of other Girl ...more Local Girl Scouts Represent River Valleys at Girls’ World Forum 2012

Travel Blog From Sangam World Center

Travel Blog From Sangam World Center

Namaste from Sangam World Centre in Pune, India! Heidi grew up in the River Valleys council where she participated in Girl Scouts. She has been a regular volunteer, including serving ...more Travel Blog From Sangam World Center

Travel blog from Sangam World Center

Travel blog from Sangam World Center

Namaste from Sangam World Centre in Pune, India! My name is Heidi Storm and I’ve been in India since the end of July. I’m serving as the Community Relations Intern ...more Travel blog from Sangam World Center

Join the Relief Effort for Girl Scouts of Japan

Join the Relief Effort for Girl Scouts of Japan

We are devastated by the catastrophe in Japan and, on a personal level, are deeply concerned about our sisters there, the Girl Scouts of Japan. USA Girl Scouts Overseas has ...more Join the Relief Effort for Girl Scouts of Japan

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Osseo Service Unit Visits Feed My Starving Children

On October 25, the Osseo Service Unit (serving girls in Osseo, Maple Grove, and Brooklyn Park) sent more than 100 people to pack food at Feed My Starving Children. In ...more Osseo Service Unit Visits Feed My Starving Children