"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." -- Margaret Mead
On behalf of the nearly 28,000 girls we serve, thank you for helping us make a difference! Today, on National Philanthropy... Read more »
We are happy to announce that Lesego Pearl Nkosi will be recognized as this year's Future Woman of Distinction (FWOD). It is appropriate that we make this announcement on the Read more »
On February 22nd, Girl Scouts and Girl Guides around the world will be celebrating World Thinking Day.
Girl Scouts have been celebrating World Thinking Day Read more »
January 2013 marks the 12th anniversary of National Mentoring Month, an annual campaign to encourage volunteers to become mentors for young people and to honor those who already are mentors.
As a highlight of National Mentoring Month 2013, Thank Your... Read more »
By Maribeth Dono, Junior Leader of Troop 2700 in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn
During Hurricane Sandy and in the days... Read more »
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,... Read more »
Congratulations to Asha Wills, this year’s Future Woman of Distinction! Read below what Asha had to say at the event.
Asha Alexandria Wills, Ambassador Girl... Read more »
On Monday night, three members of the Girl Scouts of Greater New York appeared on WNBC News 4 New York. The three - Janae Headly of Troop 2018 in Brooklyn, Rachel Malken of Troop 4121 in Queens, and Lucretia Edwards of Troop 2043 in Brooklyn - are among the 25 girls whom will take part in the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday.
All the... Read more »
Barbara Murphy-Warrington, CEO, Girl Scouts of Greater New York
Dear Girl Scout Family and Friends,
In the last two weeks, we have received an enormous outpouring of support from Girl Scout Troops and individuals throughout the... Read more »
By Barbara Murphy-Warrington, CEO, Girl Scouts of Greater New York
Over the next few days, we have great reason to celebrate and to take action. October 27th
marks Make A Difference Day, the nation’s largest day of volunteering;... Read more »