Money-Earning Tips from a Spaghetti Dinner


The subject of money earning is not always easy to understand. So I am here to help. Please email me at or call 800-845-0787. You can also post a question in the comment section. To help you, here is a spaghetti dinner money-earning example from the Kenyon Service Unit troops. Participants were Brownies to […]

Money-Earning Tip: Craft + Bake Sales


At River Valleys we strive to make Girl Scout activities, like money-earning projects, more relatable and less confusing. Recently girls and volunteers have sent in their experiences and helpful tips. We want to share what works for the troops to answer your questions. Our first entry comes from the Valley Lakes Service Unit troops’ craft […]

Girl Scouts Revitalize South St. Paul Community Amphitheater


Four Girl Scouts worked together to renovate South St. Paul’s Central Square Community Center amphitheater to earn their Gold Awards, the highest honor a Girl Scout can receive. Lizy, Dana, Katie and Brianna worked with the South St. Paul Special School District #6 and the City of South St. Paul to improve an existing community […]

Money Earning Tip: Getting Started

The fall air has arrived and with it another school year has begun. I am seeing so many returning faces as well as many new and wonderful people beginning their journey with Girl Scouts. This year is sure to be fantastic, with spectacular events and activities planned to celebrate Girl Scouts’ 100th birthday. With school […]

Recipe for Cookies Now! Success Winning Entries

Members of Troop 52512

Thank you to the River Valleys troops that shared their recipe for Cookies Now! success during our special contest. Congratulations to our grand prize winner, Troop 43110, earning a free troop camp experience at a River Valleys Camp in 2011. Three troops were also chosen as first-prize winners of special cookie fun items: Troop 13106, […]