All registered adults and girls ages 14 and older are invited to attend our Winter 2013 Association Meeting. Click HERE to download a flyer for this event.
CHAIR: Debbie Dieneman-Keim
LOCATION: Our Lady Of Angels (Holy Angels Catholic Academy) 337-74 Street, Bay Ridge, NY, 11209 (The entrance will be the door in the parking lot closer to 3rd Avenue)
TRANSIT VIA CAR: Exit 2 off the Belt Parkway and exit 20 off the Gowanus Parkway.
TRANSIT VIA SUBWAY: Take the R train to 77 Street. (you can get off at the back of the train at 76 Street and walk to 74th street and 3rd Avenue).
TRANSIT VIA BUS: The closest bus is the B4 bus. Get off at Bay Ridge Parkway and 4th Avenue and walk to 74 and 3rd Avenue.
Welcome and Introductions
Remarks from Association Chair
Approval of the Fall 2012 Association Meeting Minutes
New Delegate Installation
Volunteer Development & Recognition
Juliette Low Society
Family Partnership Campaign
Program & Camp
Marketing & Communications
SPECIAL PRESENTATION: “STEM in a Box”
STEM in a Box was developed to equip Troop Leaders with tested and proven girl-friendly hands on activities that exposes girls to careers in Science & Engineering. Each kit is designed to help girls use the engineering design processes, and includes lesson plans, hand-outs, standard supplies, and project-making consumables. Each activity will introduce a career that relates to the activity. Join us to learn more about this exciting opportunity!
Careers, 1 day ago
We're hiring! We're looking for great candidates for a number of positions in several departments here. Click the link for more details! http://www.girlscoutsnyc.org/about-us/careers Thank you for your interest in the Girl Scouts of Greater New York. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In addition to full-time paid employment opportunities, there are many other paid opportunities for part-time persons working with groups and troops and in other direct se… girlscoutsnyc.org
Mobile Uploads, 3 days ago
Our CEO Barbara Murphy Warrington tells the audience at Ellevate Network event that we need more people working together to create opportunities for all girls #anythingispossible #investingirls #investinwomen
Girl Scouts, 3 days ago
Kicking off the Ellevate Network event with Girl Scouts Calista and Hawa interviewing the inspirational Sallie Krawcheck #anythingispossible #investinwomen #investingirls
Malala’s Powerful Voice, 4 days ago
From today's The New York Times: our own Barbara Murphy Warrington writes about the power of Malala Yousafzai http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/02/opinion/malalas-powerful-voice.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&_r=0 The Girl Scouts of Greater New York writes that she is “a huge inspiration for girls.” nytimes.com
Photos from Girl Scout Council of Greater New York's post, 5 days ago
Earlier this week, a few of our girls attended Glamour Magazine's THE POWER OF AN EDUCATED GIRL panel at the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem. Panelists included First Lady Michelle Obama, former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, Plan International girl advocate Nurfahada, actress and activists Charlize Theron and Sophia Bush.
This Is What Over 100 Years Of Girl Scouts Looks Like, 5 days ago
Check out this #tbt Buzzfeed retrospective on over 100 years of Girl Scouting in America! Our favorite photo: NYC girls with our dear friend and former GSUSA CEO Frances Hesselbein in 1978! http://www.buzzfeed.com/gabrielsanchez/this-is-what-over-100-years-of-girl-scouts-looks-like?utm_term=.udAAPO3JK#.raqXQlYby AKA – this is what GIRL POWER looks like! buzzfeed.com
#AnythingIsPossible Celebration: October 3, 2015, 6 days ago
Register by this Friday to join us -- and our CEO, Barbara Murphy-Warrington at Ellevate Network's #AnythingIsPossible event on October 3! For more information: http://www.girlscoutsnyc.org/blog?p=1280 Come to the #AnythingIsPossible celebration on Saturday, October 3, 2015! In advance of the International Day of the Girl, adults and girls ages 5 and up are invited to join the Girl Scouts of Greater New York, Ellevate Network, and other sponsors for a fun, informative afternoon all about investing… girlscoutsnyc.org
NYC Girl Scout interviews Malala Yousafzai, 6 days ago
Check out this great clip of one of our Girl Scouts interviewing Malala Yousafzai at last week's NYC premiere of the new documentary "He Named Me Malala!" Way to go, Calista!
Timeline Photos, 7 days ago
This morning, a few New York City Girl Scouts attended Dove's #SelfEsteemProject kickoff, and made their own boards highlighting their personal successes and positive attributes!
Dhivya Suryadevara, 7 days ago
Congratulations to our Girl Scouts of Greater New York Board Member Dhivya Suryadevara, who's just been named to Fortune's "40 Under 40" list of the most influential young people in business! Dhivya, you're truly an inspiration to the 29,034 girls we serve here in NYC. Congrats! http://fortune.com/40-under-40/dhivya-suryadevara-4/ Pensions aren’t the sexiest part of a company’s business, but they can be among the most critical—and GM’s is one of the largest in the U.S. The 36-year old native of Chennai, India has been the chief investment officer of GM Asset Management since 2013—and became its CEO in early 2014—w... fortune.com