Open to Juniors
Fee: $95 per girl (if you provide your own transportation), or $150 (with our bus)
Everyone is a star at Camp Kaufmann! Girls will learn what it takes to take put on an entire production. The girls will work together to write a script, perfect their acting skills, design a set and costumes and of course actually put on a play! The girls will fully earn the Playing the Past badge and will receive it at the end of the weekend. The girls will also work towards components of the “It’s Your Story-Tell It!" Journey Book Amuse.
Bus transportation will be provided. The bus will leave from 43 West 23rd St. at 5pm on Friday and will depart camp on Sunday at 1pm.
Bronx Girl Scout Getting People to Donate Hair to Help Sick Children, 3 days ago
NY1's Erin Clarke story about Marieteresa Porcher Allen's Silver Award aired several times this weekend: http://www.ny1.com/content/news/216219/bronx-girl-scout-getting-people-to-donate-hair-to-help-sick-children/ A Bronx Girl Scout made a pretty big sacrifice to help sick children, and she's also getting several others across the country to join her efforts. www.ny1.com
Girl Scouts, 4 days ago
Tune in to NY1News/Bronx today to catch reporter Erin Clarke's story about Marieteresa Porcher's hair donation Silver Award project. The segment will air repeatedly throughout the afternoon and evening and into Saturday September 27.
Girl Scouts, 5 days ago
Become a Dream maker! Ambassadors are invited to earn their Bliss Journey Badge October 25th. Register today! https://girlscoutsnyc.wufoo.com/forms/older-girl-journey-express-days/
Girl Scouts, 6 days ago
2014 Women of Distinction Breakfast, 6 days ago
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Time to pony up, 7 days ago
Marieteresa Porcher from Troop 1477 and her wonderful Silver Award project were this week's NY Daily News "Big Town, Big Heart" story! http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/big-town/time-pony-article-1.1949316 Marieteresa Porchér Allen might only be 11 years old but she’s already a veteran when it comes to volunteerism. Her most recent do-good deed is proving to be both a hair- and consciousness-raising endeavor. www.nydailynews.com
Girl Scouts, 8 days ago
Girl Scouts, 8 days ago
Do you like raisins, oatmeal, and delectable Greek-yogurt flavored chunks? Then you're going to love our brand new Girl Scout Cookie, Rah-Rah Raisins! There will be plenty of reason to celebrate when this cookie goes on sale for the first time during the 2014-2015 Cookie Program.
Girl Scouts, 12 days ago
Did you know NYC's favorite Girl Scout Cookie is turning 40 this year? Happy Birthday Samoas!
Oct 10-12: Animal Habitats Troop Camping Weekend, 13 days ago
Junior Opportunity at Camp: Butterflies, frogs and chickens, OH MY! During our Animal Habitats Weekend on October 10th-12th, Juniors will earn their Animal Habitats badge while visiting our butterfly garden, feeding chickens, exploring habitats of small creatures, and much more. Girls will also enjoy traditional camp activities, such as archery, s'mores and songs! Lodging, food, programming and badges are all included in the fee! Register online now to reserve your spot! girlscoutsnyc.wufoo.com
The Girl Scouts of Greater New York thanks our Volunteers
On behalf of the 27,926 NYC girls served in 2013-2014, the Girl Scouts of Greater New York salutes our 9,087 adult volunteers who make everything possible. Thank you!
"Grow, Retain, and Deepen"
The Girl Scouts of Greater New York steps into its Second Century of serving the girls of NYC. Over the next 5 to 7 years, the organization plans to increase capacity to better serve even more girls. Programs are offered in Business & Entrepreneurship, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics), Environmental Leadership, and Personal Identity Leadership.
"Dollars and Sense" with Linda Descano
NYC Girl Scouts learn about business, financial literacy, and career options by visiting the trading floor at Citi in a special presentation from Linda Descano, Managing Director and Head of Content and Social, North America Marketing at Citi, and President and CEO of Women & Co.
"Class Act" with Dayle Haddon
Participants in the Career Exploration Program with the Girl Scouts of Greater New York learn about the importance of education and perseverance from Dayle Haddon, Founder of WomanOne.
"Dream Team" with Anne Keating
Participants in the Girl Scout Leadership Institute in NYC learn how to work as a team in a special presentation from Anne Keating, Senior Vice President of Public Relations, Special Events, and Corporate Philanthropy at Bloomingdale's.
"Today's Girls, Tomorrow's Leaders"
Five short films created for the Girl Scouts of Greater New York's 2014 Gala Celebrating Our Second Century, featuring honorees Linda Descano, Dayle Haddon, Anne Keating, and Alan Siegel.
"Pitch Perfect" with Alan Siegel
NYC Girl Scouts learn about Business & Entrepreneurship skills by participating in Cookie University, which included a special presentation on marketing from Alan Siegel, Founder, President, and CEO of Siegelvision.
Girl Scouts Leadership Institute on WOR Radio 710
Girl Scouts of Greater New York CEO Barbara Murphy-Warrington discusses GSLI (The Girl Scouts Leadership Institute, which is offered in partnership with Barnard College's Athena center for Leadership Studies) on "The Joan Hamburg Show" on WOR Radio 710 on July 9, 2013.
This film featuring the honorees of our 100th Anniversary Gala, Renee Haugerud, Michelle Lee, Sandra Lee and Trish McEvoy and our New York City Girl Scouts includes five chapters: "100 Year Commitment," "Global Citizens," "The Sky is the Limit," "Making a Difference" and "Today's Girls, Tomorrow's Leaders."
To celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Girl Scouting in New York City, this film featuring Girl Scout Board President Rose Littlejohn, CEO Barbara Murphy-Warrington and our New York City Girl Scouts, includes highlights from our first 100 years and then focuses on the importance of "making the history of tomorrow" today.