Did you earn the Girl Scout Gold Award? Would you like to inspire other girls to participate in this special opportunity and encourage them become tomorrow’s leaders?
Girl Scouts River Valleys’ Gold Award recipient, Andrea Rustad, was featured in the Twin Cities Pioneer Press this weekend for her project, “Feed and Flutter: Promoting Monarch Habitats” that addressed the declining number of monarchs by working to preserve monarch butterfly habitats and help her city of Stillwater, MN establish pollinator-safe policies.
Did you know that 81% of all high school girls are interested in pursuing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) careers, but only 13% say it is their first choice, with about half of all girls believing that STEM isn’t a typical career path for girls? (Generation STEM: What Girls Say about Science, Technology, Engineering, […]
Photo Credit: Post-Bulletin Krysta White grew up like any other teenager her age. She was on her high school’s dance team, taught Zumba, volunteered at her local library, and had been a Girl Scout since kindergarten. However, unlike most of her peers, Krysta was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, a disease only 5% of […]