Outdoor Survey Results
GSUSA has released the final results of the Outdoor Survey. Thank you to everyone who participated.
Patricia Parcellin Named New CEO
Read the press release.
The Ultimate Program Guide
Check out the 2014-2015 Ultimate Guide to make new friends, have fun, try new things and more!
Annual Report Available Online
Read our 2013 Annual Report, now available online.
Report: How Girl Scouting Benefits Girls
The impact of STEM, outdoors and cookie programs.
Fall Product Sales Program
September 26 - October 26, 2014
(online sales began September 1)
Selling Fall Product helps girls develop key skills they can use for the rest of their lives.
- Goal Setting - Learn to set goals and meet deadlines.
- Decision Making - Research and develop a plan while working as a team.
- Money Management - Learn to make change, plan and budget their funds.
- People Skills - Gain confidence learning how to deal with different people.
- Business Ethics - Girls learn the importance of being honest, trustworthy and reliable.
Plus, it's a great way to earn start-up money for your troop! Troops earn 15% of a girl’s sale of nuts, candy, magazines and products from the Photo Keepsake line.
Visit the Fall Sale page for more information.
Looking for cookie program trainings? Find them here.
Events/Fundraisers for Adults
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:
Join our Boston Marathon team of 15 runners who are raising money in support of the council's health and wellness programs.
Save your appetite for Cookie Creations on December 11 in Danvers and January 15 in Boston, 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.
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 that the Girl Scout organization strives to build in girls.
Sign up. Sign on. Learn.
3rd Wednesday of each month, 12 – 1 PM
November 19: Guiding Your Cadette Journey — Set your GPS for fun and join the Cadettes on their path to leadership! Explore fun and easy ways to engage girls in Journey activities and ceremonies and help them plan for their Take Action project. We will highlight the themes of all three Journeys and discuss how to customize them to fit your troop's interests and timelines. Cadette Journeys: aMAZE; Breathe; MEdia. Last day to register is November 17.
Miss out on our previous sessions? Below is a sampling of our recorded sessions.
Implementing Your Friends and Family Meeting
Quick and Easy Guide to the Fall Product Sale
Take Action Projects
Girls and Social Media
Service Unit Success Stories
Travel Planning with Girls
Negotiating Family Dynamics in the Troop
Celebrate Girl Scouts
Every 12.5 Minutes a Girl becomes a Girl Scout
Creating a Culture of Appreciation
Activating the Friends & Family Network
Pathways for Older Girls
Stopping Cliques Before They Start
Communication strategies for Inclusion
Let Go, Let Girls!
Events for Girls/Families
Travel Group Information Session (Middleboro)
Date change: Oct. 22, 7-8:30 PM
Archery (various locations)
Sessions throughout the fall
ALC Ultimate Program Sneak Peek (Tewksbury)
Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette
Oct. 25, 8:30AM-4:30PM
ALC Ultimate Program Sneak Peek (Kingston)
Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette
Nov. 1, 8:30AM-4:30PM
Edaville USA Event Discounts
Select events, through Fall 2014
Join / Participate
It's easy for all girls to join. Girls and their families can participate in camp, troop or events. Can't wait to have the best day ever? Find a recruitment event in your community. Register for Girl Scouts anytime! All re-registration is done online. Questions? Contact us. Trying to reach someone in particular? Try our Membership Services Staff Directory.
Girl Scouting is even more fun when you bring a friend! Mark your calendar for these fall events:
Halloween Hikes - Waltham (invite a friend)
Oct. 25, 4-9PM
Math Moves U - Bedford (open to non-members)
Junior, Cadette, non-members
Nov. 2, 9:30AM - 4PM
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