By Barbara Murphy-Warrington, CEO, Girl Scouts of Greater New York
October 11, 2012 marks the first United Nations International Day of the Girl. The day is part of a larger global movement to recognize girls' rights and the unique challenges girls face. Girls... Read more »
By Monique Tinglin, Ambassador Girl Scout and Delegate for the Girl Scouts of Greater New York Council
As the saying goes, eighty percent of success is showing up. The other twenty percent is what one does when one gets there! As Girl Scouts, we recognize this;... Read more »
By DeAndra Forde, Senior Girl Scout
My favorite stop during our 2012 Girl Scout Troop Trip was World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta, Georgia. It dawned on me that I could increase my cookie sales this year by leveraging the 4 U’s that I learned from the cola giant.... Read more »
By Lauren Tinglin
I have recently experienced the most enlightening journey since I joined Girl Scouts as a Daisy. My troop and I visited The House of Juliette Gordon Low for the second time. My first visit was when I was a Junior. Somehow, this recent trip to Savannah, Georgia for... Read more »
On June 21st, a little over a week after receiving my Gold Award, I was invited to join Barbara Murphy-Warrington, CEO of the Girl Scouts of Greater New York, in a television interview with Roseanne Coletti of NBC NY Local News. The experience was amazing, and one I will never forget.
After... Read more »
Katherine Kurre, a Girl Scout who lives in Glendale, Queens, received a special award for building a turtle island at Strack Pond in Forest Park.
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By Alessandra Allen, Ambassador Girl Scout & Gold Awardee
Rowdy kids and a desperate teacher surround a girl in a 5th grade class. There is an important lesson on their agenda, but the teacher can’t get the children to calm down long enough to start. The girl sees the distress written... Read more »
to this special space on our new website, dedicated especially to teen girls. We thought it was important to create a place where you can talk to each other and to women leaders about issues that are important to you as you prepare... Read more »