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 »
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 together (with many men) as Girl Scout leaders and volunteers to uplift, inspire, support, encourage and guide the nearly 28,000 girls we have the privilege of serving in New York City.
It is an unfortunate truth, however, that many families here in New York City, including some of our Girl Scout families,... Read more »
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 »
To read this article on the Wall Street Journal website, click HERE
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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 »
To view this clip on NBC News Channel 4's website, click HERE
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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 »
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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