Almost a quarter of girls in California are living in households struggling with incomes below the poverty line. Learn more about how GSNorCal’s community-based programs are changing lives for thousands of these girls each year!
As girls grow up, their friends become even more valuable as they surround themselves with a supportive group to help them maneuver the bigger social world – and Girl Scout sisters are the perfect allies. Keep reading to find out why your girls should invite their friends to join Girl Scouts!
Since one day just isn’t enough time to honor such a momentous occasion, we’ve dedicated a whole week, Girl Scout Week, the Sunday through Saturday calendar week including March 12, to celebrating the greatness of Girl Scouts! With seven days in the week, we’ve assembled 7 fun ways for you and your troop to celebrate Girl Scout Week while making the world a better place!
Whether you are applying for your dream school or a competitive internship or job, the skills you learned as a Girl Scout will help you get to places you never thought possible. With older girls in mind, Courtney breaks down some helpful tactics to help girls illustrate their Girl Scout involvement on their resumes.
Marissa shares a recap of GSNorCal’s Celebrating Entrepreneurship event and gives you an exclusive look at Dr. Darden’s keynote speech, in which she looks back at how she used Girl Scouts’ G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) framework to test her limits, push the envelope, and lead groundbreaking research at NASA.
For over 30 years, Girl Scouts of Northern California’s annual Lead the Way leadership conference has been helping high school girls develop essential personal and professional skills. Marla shares how this weekend-long event full of workshops and presentations can better prepare older girls for the future.