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May 22

Bring Back Our Girls

On April 15th, nearly 300 girls were kidnapped from the Chibok Government Secondary School by Boko Haram in Nigeria. They are still missing.

As Girl Scouts, we strive to make the world a better... Read more »
May 09

A Mother's Day Message from our CEO

Dear Friend of the Girl Scouts:

This Mother's Day, I'll be celebrating with my sons - the bond we have and the bright future they can look forward to. I also will be celebrating generations of women - many of whom are mothers, grandmothers and great-grandmothers - that have come... Read more »
Apr 21

In Honor of Our 9,000+ Volunteers

In honor of Volunteer Recognition Day, which was celebrated yesterday on April 20,  let us share with you one quote that simply expresses what our  volunteers, many of whom are troop leaders, accomplish throughout the... Read more »
Mar 31

New York City's Girl Scouts Face Cookie-Selling Challenges Head-On (Wall Street Journal)

To read this article on the Wall Street Journal website, click HERE (registration/ subscription... Read more »
Mar 19

NYC’s top Girl Scout cookie seller reveals how she sold thousands of boxes (WPIX channel 11)

To view this clip on the WPIX website, click HERE.

It’s that time of the year again: Girl Scout cookie time!

Who could resist a chocolatey thin mint or that delicious toasted coconut on a... Read more »
Mar 18

Girl Scouts of Greater New York on Leadership and Empowerment (NBC News Channel 4)

To view this clip on NBC News Channel 4's website, click HERE.

In celebration of... Read more »

Mar 12

Happy birthday, Girl Scouts!

March 12th is the birthday of Girl Scouts nationally.  It marks the date, more than 100 years ago, when Juliette Gordon Low officially registered the organization's first 18 girl members in Savannah, Georgia.


We've come a long way since then.  Girl Scouts is the world's... Read more »
Mar 07

Recognizing International Women's Day: March 8, 2014

On March 8, 2014, the Girl Scouts of Greater New York will join with the world to celebrate International Women's Day.  First recognized by the United Nations 39 years ago, International Women's Day - with its 2014 theme, Inspiring Change - recognizes women's advances as well as the tremendous work still to be done to improve women's lives throughout the world.

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Jan 03

Snow Day: January 3, 2014

Due to inclement weather and the closure of NYC public schools, the Girl Scouts of Greater New York offices will be closed on Friday, January 3, 2014.

In the case of an emergency, please call 212-206-2467 so that the answering service can reach a member of our staff.

Stay safe and as you are able,... Read more »
Dec 24

GSGNY Office Holiday Hours

The Girl Scouts of Greater New York offices will be closed from December 25 – January 1, reopening on Tuesday, January 2, 2014.

For information about making a contribution before December 31st, please click here.

In the case... Read more »