At our award ceremonies in Owatonna and Saint Paul this month, we honored 320 girls who earned their Silver and Gold Awards. These Girl Scouts put in a combined 17,680 hours of planning, organizing, and executing their projects.
Every day Girl Scouts are hard at work to build a better world through community service and volunteering. In fact, 187,500 volunteer service hours were donated back to the community this year alone by River Valleys’ Girl Scouts taking action. Whether they are building planter boxes for the elderly, creating and teaching art classes in […]
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 […]
Did you earn the Girl Scout Gold Award? Would you like to inspire other girls to participate in this special opportunity and encourage them become tomorrow’s leaders?
Girl Scouts River Valleys’ Gold Award recipient, Andrea Rustad, was featured in the Twin Cities Pioneer Press this weekend for her project, “Feed and Flutter: Promoting Monarch Habitats” that addressed the declining number of monarchs by working to preserve monarch butterfly habitats and help her city of Stillwater, MN establish pollinator-safe policies.