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Aug 25, 2015, 07:53 ET
2014 National Young Women of Distinction at Girl Scout Convention

Girl Scouts Of The USA Reveals The 2015 National Young Women Of Distinction

 Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) is excited to announce the 2015 National Young Women of Distinction. These 10 extraordinary females are...

Aug 03, 2015, 07:52 ET
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Fun, Hands-On Opportunities Offered by Girl Scouts Positively Impact All Aspects of Girls' Lives, Research Shows

 As parents and caregivers prepare to send their kids back to school, Girl Scouts of the USA invites girls to join the fun and register for...

Jul 02, 2015, 09:03 ET

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) Advocates for Action to Help Girls Overcome Obstacles to Leadership

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), the premier girls' leadership development organization, advocates in support of girls at all ages of development...

Jun 25, 2015, 18:10 ET

Girl Scout Leaders Travel to Rome for Audience with Pope Francis, Attend the International Catholic Conference on Guiding World Council

Girl Scout leaders Anna Maria Chávez and Kathy Hopinkah Hannan arrived today into Rome for an audience with Pope Francis and to attend the...

May 04, 2015, 07:58 ET
Girl Scout Stephanie Salmento is the grand prize winner of the first National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest, Sponsored by Taste of Home, the world's leading food magazine. Stephanie's recipe, Delightful Caramel Bars, used Samoas/Caramel deLites and Shortbread/Trefoil Girl Scout Cookies as ingredients.

Girl Scouts of the USA Announces Winners of First National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest, Sponsored by Taste of Home

 As revealed on Sunday's Weekend TODAY, 15-year-old Girl Scout Stephanie Salmento is the grand prize winner of the first National Girl...

May 02, 2015, 10:58 ET

Girl Scouts of the USA Partners With The National Park Service To Give Girl Scouts Everywhere Access To The Outdoors

 Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today is announcing a partnership with the National Park Service to launch the "Girl Scout Ranger Program," a...

Apr 02, 2015, 12:51 ET

Girl Scouts Of The USA And Toyota Financial Services Pave The Way For Girls' Financial Empowerment With "Driving My Financial Future"

 Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today announced a new, multi-year partnership with Toyota Financial Services (TFS), which has pledged $2.1...

Mar 23, 2015, 07:45 ET

Girl Scouts Represent the Future of STEM at 2015 White House Science Fair

Girl Scouts will be in full force at the White House on March 23, when President Obama will welcome young scientists and engineers from across the...

Mar 12, 2015, 06:55 ET

Girl Scouts Announces First-Ever "Girls' Choice" Outdoor Badges

 On its 103rd birthday, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) celebrates its century-long commitment to providing girls fun and beneficial outdoor...

Mar 10, 2015, 13:29 ET

Girl Scouts Of The USA Announces New Leaders Of Troop Capitol Hill

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today unveiled the new leaders of Troop Capitol Hill, Girl Scouts' honorary bi-partisan delegation of all...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:39 ET
Girl Scouts of the USA announces National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend, which has become a national holiday for Girl Scout Cookie fans, kicks off this Friday, February 27, and runs through March 1, 2015.

Countdown to National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend

National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend, which has become a national holiday for Girl Scout Cookie fans, kicks off this Friday, February 27, and runs...

Feb 10, 2015, 08:29 ET
Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) recognized as one of Fast Company's 2015 10 Most Innovative Companies in Not-For-Profit for the launch of Digital Cookie, the groundbreaking new addition to the Girl Scout Cookie Program.Copyright Girl Scouts of the USA. All rights reserved. Used with permission.

Girl Scouts Recognized By Fast Company As One Of The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies Of 2015 In Not-For-Profit

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) yesterday received honors from Fast Company in its annual ranking of the world's 50 Most Innovative Companies issue....

Feb 02, 2015, 10:05 ET
Enter first National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest, Sponsored by Taste of Home at www.girlscouts.org/recipecontest

Girl Scouts of the USA Announces First National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest, Sponsored by Taste of Home

Today Girl Scouts of the USA announced the first National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest, Sponsored by Taste of Home, the world's leading food...

Jan 05, 2015, 09:00 ET
Girl Scouts of the USA announces National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend and three new cookie varieties for the 2015 cookie season.

Girl Scouts Announces National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend And Three New Cookie Varieties For 2015 Cookie Season

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today announced that National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend, which has become a national holiday for Girl Scout Cookie...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:33 ET
Bria and Shirell practice placing orders with Digital Cookie, a new addition to the Girl Scout Cookie Program.

Girl Scouts Brings Digital Cookie To The 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show

 Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today announced they will present Digital Cookie, the organization's groundbreaking new addition to the Girl...

Dec 08, 2014, 10:41 ET

Girl Scouts Unveils Portraits in Leadership; Candid Interviews Between Girls And Congresswomen

 Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), the world's preeminent girl leadership development organization, today announced the release of an inspiring...

Dec 01, 2014, 08:34 ET
Girls practice placing orders using Digital Cookie, a new addition to the Girl Scout Cookie Program. Visit http://www.girlscouts.org/digitalcookie for more information.

Girl Scout Cookies Go Digital

 Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today unveiled Digital Cookie, a groundbreaking new addition to the Girl Scout Cookie Program that creates a...

Oct 28, 2014, 13:23 ET

New Girl Scout Pulse Poll Finds Today's Teen And Tween Girls Have Interest In Politics But Don't See A Career In It For Them

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today released findings from a new "pulse poll" showing that while the majority of today's teen and tween girls are...

Oct 23, 2014, 14:53 ET

Girl Scouts Select New National Board President

 Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today announced the appointment of Kathy Hopinkah Hannan to serve as National Board President of the iconic...

Oct 14, 2014, 19:01 ET

Game On! Girl Scouts of the USA and Dell power up to invest in our future

Dell and Girl Scouts of the USA have come together to support Information Communications Technology programming for underserved girls and a number...