All registered adults and girls ages 14 and older are invited to attend our fall 2013 association meeting in Manhattan on Wednesday, October 16, 2013. Displays and refreshments/meet & greet with the CEO at 6:45pm. Meeting begins at 7:15pm.
Girl Scouts of Greater New York
43 West 23rd Street, 6th Floor - Phipps Hall
New York, NY 10010
Scroll down for directions. Click HERE to download a flyer.
Welcome and Introductions
Remarks from Association Chair
Approval of the Winter 2013 Association Meeting Minutes
New Delegate Installation
Volunteer Development & Recognition
Program & Camp
Juliette Low Society
Family Partnership Campaign
Marketing & Communications
SPECIAL PRESENTATION: “How to incorporate Skype into Troop Meetings”
Join us for a special presentation on how all troop levels can use Skype technology to enhance troop meetings and help girls work towards their badges and Journeys. Learn how to use Skype to connect with educators around the world, find professionals in any industry to introduce girls to new career paths, speak live with STEM experts, and much more!
DIRECTIONS TO GIRL SCOUTS OF GREATER NEW YORK
Transit via Car:
23rd Street, (btwn. 5th & 6th). Parking lots, street parking.
Transit via Subway:
F, R, W, 1, 6 to 23rd Street stops.
Mobile Uploads, 9 hours 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 hours 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, 1 day 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, 2 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, 2 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, 3 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, 3 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, 4 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, 4 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
Malala Yousafzai’s Fight Continues, 6 days ago
Malala has inspired the world and this week she called on the leaders of the world to be inspired to do more to ensure girls across the globe get a 12-year education. What do you think is most inspiring about Malala? http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/27/opinion/sunday/nicholas-kristof-malala-yousafzais-fight-continues.html?ref=opinion The teenage Nobel laureate refuses to be window dressing for world leaders, and is pushing them for 12 years of quality education for all children. nytimes.com