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Nov 08, 2017, 08:47 ET Andra Day and Academy Award Winner Common to Perform "Stand Up for Something" on the Girl Scout Float in 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Today, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) is excited to confirm that its "Building a Better World" float will return to the annual Macy's Thanksgiving...


Nov 06, 2017, 18:02 ET Girl Scouts Announces Pledge To Bring 2.5 Million Girls Into Stem Pipeline By 2025

Today, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced a groundbreaking national initiative to reduce the gender gap in STEM fields by bringing millions...


Oct 06, 2017, 09:59 ET The G.I.R.L. Agenda Powered by Girl Scouts Launches to Mobilize Civic Action, Providing Tools for the Public and New Badge for Youngest Members

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today launches the G.I.R.L.SM Agenda Powered by Girl Scouts, a nonpartisan initiative to inspire, prepare, and...


Oct 05, 2017, 16:30 ET Girl Scouts of the USA Announces Transformational $1.2 Million Challenge from Dianne Belk and Lawrence Calder

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced today that thanks to a generous gift from longtime supporters Dianne Belk and Lawrence Calder, a challenge...


Oct 03, 2017, 13:14 ET Girl Scouts of the USA Announces the 2017 National Young Women of Distinction

Today, leading up to the International Day of the Girl and start of G.I.R.L. 2017, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) recognized 10 Gold Award Girl...


Sep 18, 2017, 08:09 ET Celebrities, Change-Makers, and Leaders Join Girl Scouts of the USA for its Mega Event - G.I.R.L. 2017

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) has announced the celebrities, influencers, and leaders who will headline G.I.R.L. 2017, a mega-event for girls and...


Aug 17, 2017, 07:55 ET Girl Scouts Works with the SETI Institute to Skyrocket Girls' Interest in STEM

Today, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced new details about a five-year program called Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts....


Aug 10, 2017, 09:14 ET Girl Scouts Announces Return of Popular Girl Scout S'mores to 2018 Cookie Lineup

Today, National S'mores Day, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced that its popular Girl Scout S'mores™ cookies will return as part of the 2018...


Jul 25, 2017, 07:47 ET 23 New STEM and Outdoor Badges Enrich Girl Scout Programming, Which Data Shows Helps Girls Excel in Life

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today releases new badges in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and the outdoors, areas girls are not...


Jun 08, 2017, 10:52 ET Girl Scouts of the USA Ranked #2 on World Value Index

This week, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) was ranked second on the World Value Index, an anticipated annual report that measures world-class...


May 17, 2017, 15:30 ET Sylvia Acevedo Named Permanent Chief Executive Officer Of Girl Scouts Of The USA

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today announced that interim leader Sylvia Acevedo has been named permanent CEO of the 105-year-old...


May 11, 2017, 08:13 ET Girl Scouts of the USA Is Honored at American Alliance of Museums' Annual Excellence in Exhibition Competition

At the American Alliance of Museums' (AAM's) 2017 Meeting & MuseumExpo this Monday in St. Louis, Missouri, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) was...


Mar 27, 2017, 09:30 ET Girl Scouts of the USA Celebrates Girls' Legacy of Civic Engagement at 2017 Macy's Flower Show®

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) spotlights its legacy of girls' civic engagement by showcasing its Citizen badges at the 43rd annual Macy's Flower...


Mar 24, 2017, 20:14 ET Gifted Star Mckenna Grace Becomes A Girl Scout

Today, actress Mckenna Grace of Fox Searchlight Pictures' new film Gifted joined the ranks of proud Girl Scouts after being officially pinned a...


Feb 22, 2017, 08:00 ET Girl Scouts Of The USA Celebrates The Power Of Cookies During National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend 2017

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) will join Girl Scout councils February 24–26 to participate in National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend 2017, which...


Jan 03, 2017, 08:57 ET Girl Scouts of the USA Celebrates 100 Years of Girl Scouts Selling Cookies

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced today the start of the 2017 cookie season, which marks the 100th year of the first known sale of cookies...


Nov 29, 2016, 08:04 ET Girl Scouts Of The USA Smashes Leadership Stereotypes With New PSA, Anthem, And Data Showing Impact Girl Scouts Have On The World This Giving Tuesday

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), today on Giving Tuesday, is dispelling stereotypes about female leadership and demonstrating the...


Nov 15, 2016, 09:37 ET Girl Scouts Challenges Consumers to Invest in Girls

With the season of giving approaching, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today announced the launch of its first-ever national small-dollar donation...


Oct 31, 2016, 08:45 ET Girl Scouts Of The USA Among Leaders In New-Parent Benefits

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today announced a major overhaul of its employee benefits package that exponentially increases paid time off for new...


Oct 11, 2016, 08:32 ET Girl Scouts Of The USA Announces The 2016 National Young Women Of Distinction

Today, in celebration of International Day of the Girl, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) recognizes its 2016 National Young Women of Distinction—10...


Oct 05, 2016, 09:07 ET Girl Scouts of the USA and Netflix come together to empower girls to explore STEM subjects

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) and Netflix are joining forces to empower young girls to envision their futures in STEM (science, technology,...


Aug 10, 2016, 09:59 ET Girl Scouts of the USA Announces Two New Girl Scout S'mores™ Cookies for 2017 Cookie Lineup

Today, National S'mores Day, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced, in celebration of 100 years of Girl Scouts selling cookies, the organization...


Aug 04, 2016, 13:19 ET Las Girl Scouts de los EE. UU. y Disney Channel se unen para inspirar a las niñas a ser líderes

Las Girl Scouts de los EE. UU. (GSUSA) y Disney Channel se unen para inspirar a las niñas y a sus familias a practicar el liderazgo. La...


Aug 02, 2016, 07:58 ET Girl Scouts of the USA and Disney Channel Team Up to Inspire Girls to Lead

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) and Disney Channel are teaming up to inspire girls and their families to practice leadership. The collaboration...


Aug 01, 2016, 07:59 ET Taking Healthy Risks and Experiencing Failure Give Girl Scouts an Advantage

 Girl Scouts gives girls an encouraging space to take healthy risks, try new things, and learn to succeed through failure—characteristics...