Girl Scouts of Western Ohio Blog

General, Parents

Are girls thriving… or just surviving?

Here at Girl Scouts we believe that (like a rising tide lifting all boats) when the world is a better place for girls, it will be a better place for everyone! We are extremely interested in the “State of the Girl” or, in simple terms, what it’s like to be a girl in today’s world. Are girls thriving or just surviving? To  ...

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Parents

5 Reasons Your Girl Should Be Using Digital Cookie

It’s the beginning of the year, which can only mean one thing: Girl Scout Cookie season! For the second year in a row, Girl Scouts of Western Ohio is participating in Digital Cookie, a web platform that girls can use to expand their cookie business! Customers can purchase cookies to be shipped to their home, delivered by the girl, or  ...

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Parents, Volunteers

Are You Ready for Camp, Space Cadettes?

Summer camp registration is almost here (resident camp, day camp, and special event registration opens January 25—that’s in two days!), and while outdoor adventures and awesome experiences are the norm for our camps in western Ohio, this year we’ve got a special option for Girl Scout Cadettes: a mission to Mars! Project Phoenix:  ...

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Parents

Talking to Girls About Sensitive Issues

It happens to all of us. Your girl is happily chatting away about her day and then she mentions one of those topics that derails the entire conversation. A sensitive issue has come up, and no matter what it is (bullies at school, heated political debates, or violence they saw on the news recently), your simple conversation has now taken a  ...

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