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Parents, Volunteers

The Five Essential Steps to ‘Take Action’

Take Action is one of the defining elements of Girl Scouts. In our previous post on Take Action vs. Community Service, we provided a general overview to distinguish these two types of service. To re-cap, the most essential takeaway regarding Take Action projects, or “service learning,” is to research the root issues of a community  ...

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Girls

Troop 45869 Receives Grant for Silver Award

Girl Scout Troop 45869 of Reading, OH, was recently awarded a $500 grant from Constellation Energy through the company’s Constellation Community Champion program. The Cadette troop of sixth and seventh graders earned the grant by partnering with Pets In Need of Greater Cincinnati, supporting the organization as part of their efforts to earn  ...

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Girls, News

It’s Your World — Change It: No Straw November

At Girl Scouts, we build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. This is true not only for girls in western Ohio, but for girls all across the country! Which is why we were so excited to learn that a Girl Scout working on her Gold Award project in San Juan Bautista, California was making waves in Ohio!  ...

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Girls, News

Western Ohio glitters at the 2017 Gold Award Ceremony

On Sunday, March 5, 2017 we recognized 54 girls who are part of an elite group of young women: our best and brightest, who were inspired, found the greatness inside themselves, and shared their ideas and passions with their communities. These are our Gold Award recipients for 2017 and you can explore all of their awesome projects here! The  ...

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