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As the weather gets warmer and the flowers begin to bloom, this is a great time for your troop to learn more about the nature in their own backyards and work on our New Outdoor badges, including Daisy Eco Learner, Brownie Eco Friend, Junior Eco Camper, Cadette Eco Trekker, Senior …

It’s Girl-Led Camp Kaufmann offers programming for every age-level, which means your troop can create their own adventures and Girl Scouts have plenty of opportunities to develop their leadership skills. Work with your troop to plan a trip to camp using this Trip Planning Tip Sheet. 2. Meet Girl Scouts …

Category: Camp and Outdoors
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Prepare your Girls Prepare your girls for common customer questions, such as “what varieties are there?” or “what’s the cost of a package?” Practice with your troop by letting girls role-play a booth event, girls can ask about cookie flavors, allergies, and learn how to make change. This can help …

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Girl Scout Week is an annual week-long celebration of Girl Scouts. Take time between March 10 and March 17 to share traditions, learn new things, and celebrate with your troop! Girl Scout Sunday, March 10 Some Girl Scouts may choose to attend their place of worship in their Girl Scout …

Category: Traditions, Volunteer

As a Girl Scout you may still be trying to figure out how you will fund your future, but as a troop leader, volunteer, or parent you know exactly what it means to help a girl reach her goals. Did you know you can help them with their journey to …

Category: Girls, Uncategorized

Each year on February 22, Girl Scouts and Girl Guides from over 120 different countries come together for a national day of friendship. The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) invites girls to learn and take action in their communities while sharing the journey with Girl Scouts …

Black History is American History, period. During this Black History Month, let’s explore and reflect on Black women who made great strides in Girl Scouting, including: Josephine Holloway (pictured left): Holloway worked diligently to offer Girl Scout–inspired programming to girls at Nashville’s Bethlehem Center, a shelter for at-risk women and …

Girl Scout Cookie Season is in full swing, which means your troop is learning valuable skills, like money management and goal-setting. As a leader or troop cookie volunteer, this time of year can feel a little overwhelming. Check out these 3 tips for you to keep the cookie season going …

Category: Cookies, Girls, Volunteer
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Welcome to gsSkyline! The @girlscoutsnyc blog created for you, the Girl Scouts of Greater New York volunteer, which will include council updates, volunteer development opportunities, and of course, ideas for you to bring back to your troop meetings. We also want to hear from you! At bottom of the right …