Welcome to the New River Valleys Website!

River Valleys has been hard at work all summer updating our website to be easier for our girls, families and volunteers to use. Here are some highlights: For Girls + Families Our simplified navigation puts the stuff you’re looking for at your fingertips. Want to learn more about Girl Scouts? Ready to join now? Looking […]

Money-Earning Tips for Troops


As we start another Girl Scout year, you may have questions about money-earning activities you want to do with your troop. River Valleys staff is here to help. Most Girl Scout program and activity plans can and should be supported through troop dues and participation in the Cookie Program Activity and Fall Product Program Activity. […]

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 moneyearning@girlscoutsrv.org 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 […]

Training Session Highlight


Are you a volunteer that is ready to go beyond the troop activities with girls, like cooking a meal and planning an overnight? Complete Girls Cook In (1.5 hours) and Girls Sleep In (2 hours) at the same time by taking Staying In. Staying In is a three-hour training session that includes information on: Indoor […]