Has anyone noticed that there are a bunch of Cookie Booths this year that look BEDAZZLED?? We’ve asked troops to bling their booths and they DEFINITELY got the message! “Bling Your Booth” is a council-sponsored contest that helps girls express themselves and market their cookies to customers in a unique way. A few creative troops will win AWESOME prizes for blinging out their Cookie Booths. Continue reading
By April Christenson, Communication Specialist, Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska
Something not a lot of people know about Girl Scouts is that we have a Community Outreach program that brings the Girl Scout Leadership Experience to girls in under-served communities; girls who might not otherwise have the opportunity to participate. The members of these council-supported troops take part in fun Girl Scout programs right at their school – including the Girl Scout Cookie Program! Continue reading
If you love Girl Scout Cookies (who doesn’t?) and baking, grab your apron and get ready for the National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest! To enter, find your favorite Girl Scout Cookies on sale NOW in Nebraska, buy many boxes, head to the kitchen and let your imagination run wild! Create a unique and delicious, cookie-inspired dessert and you could win $500! Continue reading
Girl Scout Cookies are much more than just delicious. They fund local Girl Scout troops and their activities all year, including community service projects; they are packed with important business and leadership skills that girls will use throughout their lives; and all of the proceeds from the sale of cookies in Nebraska stay right here in our state! Continue reading
Did you know that Thin Mints were once called “Cooky-Mints”? Or that in other parts of the country Caramel deLites are known as Samoas and Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies are Do-Si-Dos?
If you didn’t know the answers to those questions, it might be time to brush up on your Girl Scout Cookie trivia! Continue reading