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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"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 »
Dear Girl Scout Friends:
On September 30,2013 we closed out the books on another successful Girl Scouting year and on our 100th
anniversary celebration. Once again we have good news to report: last fiscal year we saw our 8th consecutive year of growth
in... 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 »
Dear Girl Scout Family,
There is increased national attention being paid to the low engagement rates of girls and women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields. Conversations revolve around the fact that girls often show... Read more »
Marie Curie, Patricia Era Bath, Flossie Wong-Staal - and You
March is National Women’s History Month, and this year’s theme, Women Inspiring Innovation through Imagination
: Celebrating Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics... 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 »