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Sep 29

How to Boost Cookie Sales With Lessons From the Coca-Cola Giant

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 »
Sep 12

The Best Girl Scout Experience of My Lifetime

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 »
Aug 24

Gold Awardee Interviewed on NBC NY Local News



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 »
Jun 28

A safe haven for Forest Park turtles: Queens Girl Scout earns her Gold Award

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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May 25

New York Law Journal Profiles a Girl Scout Volunteer


Girl Scout LeaderThe New York Law Journal reports that Mary Beth Hogan, a full-time litigator at Debevoise &... Read more »
Apr 30

What Really Makes You A Leader

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 »
Apr 11

Welcome to the Girl Scouts of Greater NY blog




Welcome
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 »