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    Girl Scouts

    Girl Leadership Opportunity

    Seeking four Girl Scouts, ages 14-17, to serve on our Board of Directors. Applications due 1/26/15. Learn more and apply today.

    Girls decide what adventure to go on next!

    Girls, vote now (and vote often) for your choice of four new outdoor badges coming fall 2015.

    Convention Wrap-up

    Read about strategic decisions made at Convention.

    Outdoor Survey Results

    Read the results of GSUSA's Outdoor Survey.

    The 2014-15 Ultimate Program Guide

    Make new friends, have fun, try new things and more!

    Report: How Girl Scouting Benefits Girls

    The impact of STEM, outdoors and cookie programs.

    Long Range Property Plan

    Read the FAQ and latest update or share feedback.

    News archives | Media inquiries

  • Get Ready for Cookies

    Cookie Sale Begins Dec 12

    2014-15 Cookie Program information has been added to the Cookies & More page. Whether you are a volunteer, a girl who wants to sell cookies, or a cookie lover looking to find cookies near you, check it out! The GSEM cookie sale runs from December 12, 2014 - March 10, 2015.

    Check back December 8 for details about where to find cookies near you.

  • Events/Fundraisers for Adults

    To Get Her There

    Our events help support more than 500 girl programs, volunteer training and financial aid, so that all girls can participate in Girl Scouting. Here are a few of the many ways to support our mission:

    Save your appetite for Cookie Creations, where local chefs will use their culinary skills to whip up a delicious original creations using one of the eight varieties of Girl Scout Cookies. Get tickets for the January 15 Boston or January 29 Danvers event.

    On March 11, 2015, celebrate our Leading Women, whose accomplishments make them ideal role models for Girl Scouts. The award honors the leadership qualities of courage, confidence and character.

    Join our Boston Marathon team of 15 runners who are raising money in support of the council's health and wellness programs.that the Girl Scout organization strives to build in girls.

  • Wednesday Webinars

    Sign up. Sign on. Learn.
    3rd Wednesday of each month, 12 – 1 PM

    December 17, 2014: The ABCs of Selling Girl Scout Cookies — Whether you're new to cookies or a seasoned professional, learn about recent changes and review the important steps to make the girls’ sale successful.  We’ll touch on tips and tricks to help girls at each level feel confident and have a great experience, and review some best practices for troop cookie managers. Last day to register is 12/15/14.

    Miss out on last month’s webinar?  Access it and all of our recordings here!

    November 2014: Guiding Your Cadette Journey

    Browse the complete archive of Wednesday Webinar recordings.

  • Events for Girls and Families

    Brownie Girl Scouts

    There's still time!
    Archery (various locations)
    Sessions throughout December

    Extreme Art
    Dec. 6, 10-11:30 AM

    Innocent or Guilty
    Dec 6,  9AM-11AM and 1PM-3PM
    Boston, $10 per girl

    Climbing Wall
    Dec. 7, various time slots
    Plymouth, $18 per girl

    Gold Award Development Day
    Dec. 7, 12:30-5 PM
    $15 per girl
    Hosted by State Street Corporation, Boston

    Tea with Juliette
    Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Dec. 14, 1-3 PM
    Waltham, $9 per girl

    Disney On Ice — Worlds of Fantasy
    All levels, families welcome
    Dec. 19, 7PM
    Agganis Arena, Boston, $17 per girl

    Girl Scouts and Empowerment Through Sports Leadership Conference
    Cadette, Senior, Ambassador and open to non-members
    Jan. 25, 2015, 9:30 AM-5 PM
    $50 (girl and adult), $75 (non-member)
    Hosted by Simmons College, Boston

  • Join/Participate

    I can't wait

    Be a volunteer! Run into a Girl Scout leader lately? Ask her about starting a troop and you both could get some Girl Scout bling! Look what we have for you and your friend once they start a new Girl Scout Daisy, Brownie, or Junior troop.

    Can't wait to have the best day ever? Be a Girl Scout! It's easy to join and girls and their families can participate in a variety of activities. Find a Girl Scout recruitment event in your community and register today!

    If you have questions about joining, our Recruitment Specialists are at-the-ready to help and they will introduce you to Girl Scouts in your neighborhood.

    Listen to our radio ad.

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    Vincent DeWitt  |  Randy H. Goodman  |  Hennessy Productions  |  Perri VanderClock

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