Girl Scouts have always had a strong understanding of the importance of nature conservation. Through Girl Scouting, girls learn to see the earth as their home. Whether learning about endangered wildlife, developing creative recycling projects or earning badges, Girl Scouts are always focused on care, conservation and responsibility. Continue reading
The American flag is a powerful symbol of our nation, of freedom, and of the hopes and dreams of its people. Girl Scouts understand the great importance of our flag and regularly pay tribute to “Old Glory” through ceremonies and by treating the flag with its due respect. Continue reading
You may have seen a therapy dog assisting a visually or physically impaired person, but did you know that therapy dogs can assist people in a lot of different ways? Melissa Newkirk utilized certified therapy dogs from the Paws for Friendship organization for her Gold Award project, Paws for Reading. Continue reading
Michaela Krichau and Sarah Lynn Rezac team up to Go Gold!
Can you imagine not having a safe place to sleep at night, or not knowing where your next meal is coming from? It is hard enough to imagine as an adult, but for children, the plight of being homeless is devastating. Continue reading
There is a special connection between Girl Scouts and the courageous women and men who serve in our nation’s military. Whether through a Gift of Sharing contribution, flag ceremony or community service project, Girl Scouts love to express their gratitude for those who bravely protect our freedom. Continue reading