Girl Scouts of Western Ohio Blog

Badges, Activities, & Beyond, Volunteer Experience

Use Your Resources Wisely in 2020

This year seems to have brought us one challenge after another, forcing many of us to work and connect in ways we have not navigated before. However, as Girl Scouts we are go-getters, innovators, risk takers and leaders! We are resilient and capable, and if anyone can make it through the challenges of 2020 successfully, its Girl Scouts. Now, possibly more than ever, girls are looking to you for a consistent, reliable, and stable presence in their lives. So how do you do this in the virtual  ...

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General

Enough is enough.

As Girl Scouts, it is our duty to make the world a better place, and that includes standing against racism, violence, and hate. We understand and share the outrage felt by the country in wake of the shootings of Jacob Blake and many others who have fallen victim to this cycle of hate. We need to reiterate a very important fact: Black Lives Matter. Enough is enough. Girl Scouts strives to be a safe space for girls, families, and volunteers. We are fully committed to helping our communities  ...

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Ceremonies, Traditions, & Awards, Family Experience

It’s National S’mores Day! Try Out Our Staff’s Favorite Gourmet Recipes

It’s one of our favorite days of the year—National S’mores Day! Celebrated every year on August 10, it’s the perfect excuse to enjoy our favorite summer treat. After all, Girl Scouts are credited with the first recipe for s’mores back in 1927, so we have a bit of experience! And while there’s nothing wrong with a classic combo of graham crackers, marshmallow, and chocolate, our staff have perfected some gourmet recipes that we can’t keep to ourselves. The  ...

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