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Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds

Katie has always been passionate about the outdoors, but was never really a bird-watcher. That changed when she embarked on her Girl Scout Gold Award project last year. For the ...more Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds

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Making a Difference Through Aquaponics

Shiranthi felt overwhelmed by all the things she wanted to accomplish with her Gold Award project. Following her passion for the environment and health education, she had decided to teach ...more Making a Difference Through Aquaponics

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Quietly + Confidently Paving Her Own Way

Ellen isn’t the loudest person in the room and it might take a little while to get to know her. But if you stop a moment to see her with ...more Quietly + Confidently Paving Her Own Way

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Juliette Develops a Passion for Service

When Hayley’s troop disbanded in the seventh grade, she thought she would probably quit, too. It didn’t seem like much fun to be a Girl Scout without a troop. But ...more Juliette Develops a Passion for Service

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Finding the Confidence to Lead

Jessica Geroux was about to give up. Her Girl Scout Gold Award project was not going as planned, and she started to wonder if it was really worth the effort. ...more Finding the Confidence to Lead

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Gold Award Project Builds Rain Garden Awareness

Last summer, Girl Scout Michelle Smeaton built a 300-square-foot rain garden in Brooklyn Park. She installed it on public land because she wanted to educate her community about rain gardens ...more Gold Award Project Builds Rain Garden Awareness

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A Tough Experience Turns to Gold

Girl Scout Lexi Holsten knows what it’s like to live with pain. In sixth grade, she found out she has hemi hypertrophy, a condition where one side of the body grows ...more A Tough Experience Turns to Gold

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Girl Scouts Take Action to Stop Bullying

Four Girl Scout Cadettes from Eden Prairie completed their Silver Award this fall by raising awareness about bullying. Together they created videos that were shown in Eden Prairie schools during ...more Girl Scouts Take Action to Stop Bullying

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Registration for Centennial Day of Service Ends Today, October 5

Sign up today to clean up your community. You could also win a FREE overnight getaway for 12! Register now to join your sister Girl Scouts on October 13 during ...more Registration for Centennial Day of Service Ends Today, October 5

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Call to Sign Up and Protect Local Waterways

Join us for the final Centennial event on October 13, when Girl Scouts take action to protect local waterways.   It’s Easy to Sign Up All you have to do ...more Call to Sign Up and Protect Local Waterways