Over the past 48 hours we have received numerous emails and calls from parents, leaders, and community members about the decision of the Girl Scout Council in Washington DC, Nation's Capital, to participate in inaugural events and also our decision not to participate as a council.
Please know that we are sharing all of your messages with GSUSA and the DC Council.
As you may have already heard, the Girl Scout Council in Washington DC, Nation's Capital, has decided to participate in the inaugural parade on Friday. I want to thank all of the leaders, parents and volunteers who have reached out to me and our staff to share your heartfelt views about this decision.
Each local Girl Scout council and individual troop is free to decide... Read more »
The submissions are in, and we made the tough decision of narrowing them down. We're excited to announce the three finalists for this year's Family Partnership Patch Design Contest!
Be sure to cast your vote by January 31st! The winning design will be transformed into a patch, and distributed to everyone who donates to the Family Partnership Campaign at the $25 level or... Read more »
As members of the Girl Scout Family, we are all called to make the world a better place. And today, November 23, the Girl Scouts of Greater New York office is closed so that our staff can participate in a Community Service Day and give back through local service projects.
Service and giving back are key components of Girl Scouting. At all... Read more »
Have you heard the news? Girl Scouts of the USA will be featured with its very own float at this Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!
We received inquiries from volunteers and parents about girls participating in the parade. GSUSA shared with us that per Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade tradition, everyone participating in the parade is either an employee or associate of... Read more »
Regardless of our party affiliations and political ideologies, Americans woke up yesterday morning to a divided nation. Whether we are happy, sad, or somewhere in between, it's clear that it is a new day for America.
As a result of this election, we at the Girl Scouts of Greater New York walked in to a very different office. Throughout the past two days, our girls have been... Read more »