Running Lean Is Good, But It’s Not the Whole Story

Three Girl Scouts

While Girl Scouts River Valleys runs with low overhead costs (20.4% of budget compared to an industry average of 36.9%*), this statistic isn’t the best way to determine the council’s success. Success should be evaluated by the girl who made lasting friendships in her troop when it was otherwise difficult for her to make social […]

Health Powered Kids Activities

Allina Health Patch

To enhance the Girl Scout learning experience about healthy living, Allina Health has partnered with Girl Scouts River Valleys to provide activities through Allina Health’s Health Powered Kids™ program. Allina Health’s experts have created activities for each Girl Scout program level that will help girls work towards healthy living badges. Access the Activities Visit our […]

Cargill Donates $2,500 to Girl Scouts

Cargill recently presented a Cargill Cares Volunteer Award to Laina Rajala and Debra Schatz of Albert Lea for their outstanding volunteer service. Rajala was recognized for her 10 years as a Girl Scouts troop leader and Schatz for her 20 years with the Boy Scouts. To recognize their commitment to youth in the community, Cargill […]