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 […]
The seventh annual Women of Distinction event is only a few weeks away, which will bring together Girl Scouts, River Valleys’ staff, and the larger community to celebrate the amazing things that girls are doing across the region. This program honors female leaders in the community who exemplify the Girl Scout mission and who are leading the […]
The girls in Junior Troop 17126 from Excelsior, Minnesota are high achievers when it comes to community service. This year, they’re tackling their Bronze Award, and they’ll be incorporating both a local and global project. Their Bronze Award project aims to raise awareness about poverty, homelessness, and educational inequality.
Nearly 300 Girl Scouts – volunteers, leaders, girls, delegates, board members, and staff – attended the 2016 Girl Scouts River Valleys Annual Meeting in Rosemount, Minnesota on January 30. During the morning at the Adult Summit, Dr. Dale Blyth led an impactful lecture on youth development, while girl members made progress on the development of the […]