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.
We’re excited to share an announcement from Girl Scouts of the USA—after a thorough nationwide search, during which many highly qualified candidates were considered, our National Board has named interim leader Sylvia Acevedo the permanent CEO of our 105-year-old organization. A lifelong Girl Scout and longtime business leader, Sylvia has held the title of interim […]
We’re so honored to be recognized again this year as your Favorite Organization Supporting Strong Girls in Minnesota Women’s Press. We’re proud be part of a community with so much girl power!
Girl Scouts know the importance of taking action in their community – especially when it comes to ensuring a positive future for fellow youth in Minnesota! On January 27, Girl Scouts joined nearly 1,000 advocates at the 2017 Children & Youth Issues Briefing in Saint Paul, which convenes each year at the start of the legislative […]
By Piper Dutton, Girl Scouts River Valleys’ Ambassador As Girl Scouts grow older and busier with many commitments and planning for their future after high school, it becomes harder to make Girl Scouting a priority. However, we know how incredible and life-changing Girl Scouts can be for girls who continue their journey as Seniors and […]