Give to the Max Day 2017 – Girl Scouts Build a Better World!

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We’re looking forward to Give to the Max Day on November 17, a day for Minnesotans to come together and donate to their favorite organizations (like Girl Scouts!). Donations to River Valleys provide opportunities for girls to build a better world by giving back to their community. We’ll also be contributing with a community service project […]

Apply for the 2016 Prudential Spirit of Community Award

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Girl Scouts in grades 5-12 who earned their Bronze, Silver, or Gold Award this year, would make a great candidate for a Prudential Sprit of Community Award. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. The program was created in 1995 by […]

Girl Scout Provides Playground for Homeless Children

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River Valleys Girl Scout Sarah Defranco wanted to make an impact on the lives of children experiencing homelessness in New Richmond, WI. Her Gold Award Project involved installing a playground at a homeless center and providing additional games and activities for children to use during their stay. Read more about Defranco’s project and the impact […]

Revitalizing Brianna’s Garden

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Daisy Troop 56288 knows what it means to be a sister to every Girl Scout. For a Take Action project, they revitalized a memorial flower garden that honors the memory of a girl who used to be a Girl Scout herself, Brianna. The troop transplanted existing plants, added 100 new plants, stained the arbor, and […]