All registered adults and girls ages 14 and older are invited to join us for our Winter 2014 Association Meeting in Manhattan. For complete information about all of this spring's association meetings, click HERE to download a flyer.
DATE: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
TIME: 6:45 -- Displays & Refreshments/Meet & Greet with CEO; 7:15 -- meeting begins
CHAIR: Dalba Castrillon
LOCATION: Girl Scouts of Greater New York, Phipps Hall, 6th Floor, 43 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010
via Car: 23rd Street (btwn 5th and 6th). Parking lots, street parking.
Via Subway: F, R, W, 1, 6 to 23rd Street stops.
Welcome and Introductions
Remarks from Association Chair
Approval of the Fall 2013 Association Meeting Minutes
SPECIAL PRESENTATION: How to use Pinterest for troop planning
Join us for a special presentation on Pinterest -- a pinboard-style photo-sharing website that allows users to create theme-based collections surrounding events, crafts, and hobbies. Learn how Pinterest can can help you plan your troop meetings and trips, research relevant girl issues, organize relevant girl issues, organize creative ideas, and explore the exciting programs the Council has to offer.
Bronx Girl Scout Getting People to Donate Hair to Help Sick Children, 2 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, 4 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, 5 days ago
2014 Women of Distinction Breakfast, 6 days ago
2014 Women of Distinction Breakfast http://conta.cc/Zcp5vW conta.cc
Time to pony up, 6 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, 7 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, 11 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, 12 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