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!
Timeline Photos, 2 days ago
Let's celebrate and remember: too many girls still don't have rights, access to education, and opportunities for economic independence. Let's change that! For some inspiration, Michelle Obama offers us this playlist: https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2015/10/10/listen-first-ladys-day-girl-playlist #dayofthegirl #whitehouse
International Day of the Girl Child - 11 October, 3 days ago
We must advance the rights of and opportunities for girls world-wide. Check out: http://www.un.org/en/events/girlchild/ #dayofthegirl International Day of the Girl Child recognizes girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world. This year’s event will focus on child marriage. un.org
Photos from Girl Scout Council of Greater New York's post, 4 days ago
Girl Scouts are on the scene at today's International Day of the Girl Speak Out Summit at the United Nations! You can watch a live webcast (from 3pm EST to 6pm EST) here: http://dayofthegirlsummit.org/girls-speak-out/
The Girl's Got Power!, 4 days ago
This Sunday, October 11, 2015 is the International Day of the Girl. Check out this blog from our CEO all about the Power of the Girl! Join us in celebrating International Day of the Girl by using social media to talk about the power of your girl - like your daughter, granddaughter, niece, or young friend. Spread the word about her power - and help raise the collective voice for all girls so that they can carry that power on. Tag us on Facebook and Twitter @GirlScoutsNYC and use the hashtag #dayofthegirl http://www.girlscoutsnyc.org/blog?p=1300 Dear Friends of the Girl Scouts:On Sunday, we celebrate the International Day of the Girl. This year's theme is Power of the Girl. As I look around our Council at girls in every corner of the city and of every age, I marvel at the power of our girls. On Thursday, seven of our Girl Scouts attended a… girlscoutsnyc.org
Photos from Girl Scout Council of Greater New York's post, 5 days ago
The Girl Scouts of Greater NY were part of the inspirational launch of the Young Women's Initiative today at City Hall with New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. Our own Shayla Scarlett will be participating through the education working group to address the needs of young women in NYC. #Shewillbe
Mobile Uploads, 5 days ago
We're at City Hall for the launch of the Young Women's Initiative, the first of its kind in the nation #shewillbe
Ellevate Network, 6 days ago
On Saturday, lots of Girl Scouts attended Ellevate's #AnythingIsPossible event, all about investing in girls. How do YOU invest in girls? We had the opportunity to celebrate girls with Girl Scouts Strawberry Shortcake and L'Oreal USA - Corporate.
Careers, 8 days 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, 10 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, 10 days ago
Kicking off the Ellevate Network event with Girl Scouts Calista and Hawa interviewing the inspirational Sallie Krawcheck #anythingispossible #investinwomen #investingirls