20 Dec

My Participation in the Girl Scouts’ National Ad Campaign: An Amazing Experience


By Regan Sims, Ambassador Girl Scout from Troop 3054

When I joined the Girl Scouts of Greater New York seven years ago I knew I was going to have a great time with my fellow Girl Scouts; what I didn’t expect back then was that my participation in this wonderful organization would open up such fantastic opportunities to me. The most recent opportunity was my... Read more »
18 Dec

Girls’ World Forum 2012

Earlier this year, girls from 79 countries and 89 U.S. councils met at the Girls’ World Forum 2012 in Chicago to address the world's most urgent challenges. Girls discussed systems to help end poverty and hunger, ways to empower women, and issues surrounding environmental sustainability. One of these young leaders, Julia Lu, shares her amazing experience with... Read more »
06 Dec

2012-2013 Girl Scout Cookie Program

By Barbara Murphy-Warrington, CEO, Girl Scouts of Greater New York

Dear Girl Scout Family,


During this holiday season, we'd like to express our gratitude to you and your troop for all your efforts that made the 2011-2012 Cookie Program a great success. Last year we sold 1,226,006 boxes - a 13% increase over the previous year. Because of your hard work, these funds have... Read more »