Teens pitch savvy business ideas to investors as part of the Girl Scout Leadership Institute, including an idea to revolutionize bandages. The New York Daily News website recent ran a video story about this initiative. To view the video, watch below, or click Read more »
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 »
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 read today's article in the New York Daily News, click HERE
QUEENS SCOUT SELLS 2,833 BOXES OF COOKIES TO BECOME CITY'S TOP... 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 »
Yesterday, another article appeared on the gender gap. It raised more questions and more speculation about the number of women in the workforce - and why there are not more. The Times writes:
"...women’s chances of making it to the top are also stuck. Only 17 percent of directors and 14 percent of C-suite executives at Fortune 500 companies are women. All but 20 or so of their chief executives are... Read more »
By Barbara Murphy-Warrington, CEO, Girl Scouts of Greater New York
This weekend we lost a true trailblazer, the remarkable Muriel Siebert. When Ms. Siebert wanted something,... Read more »
By Lisa D. Richardson -- Event Registration Specialist, Crew Coach, and Leadership Advisory Board Member
At twelve, I was convinced that at twenty-six I’d be a successful veterinarian on my way to opening my own practice. But... Read more »
Girl Scouts of Greater New York is proud to participate in National Teen Self-Esteem Month, established to emphasize the importance of self-esteem and self-image for teen girls.
Many teen girls have their lives shaped... Read more »