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Badges, Activities, & Beyond

The New Badges, Journeys & Awards and Where to Find Them

It’s summertime, which means we are gearing up for another year of exploration, adventure, leadership and fun! And great news–Girl Scouts of the USA has just released the newest badges and journeys to help girls do just that. Last year we were excited to introduce a number of badges for Daisy, Brownie, and Junior Girl Scouts, and this year we are thrilled to see the progression for Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador Girl Scouts along with some new outdoor adventure badges for girls of  ...

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Ceremonies, Traditions, & Awards

Prerequisites for Girl Scout Highest Awards

With so much going on in the world around us, change can feel out of reach. It can be easy to feel small and powerless and feel like issues can only be addressed by people we feel are smarter, wealthier, more connected, and more creative. But, this is actually a myth! Just like with any skill, you have to break it down, practice, and overcome barriers along the way, including these mental ones, to build confidence. Coming up with solutions to issues that matter to you is no different!  ...

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Badges, Activities, & Beyond, Volunteer Experience, Volunteers

Discover Girl Scout Journeys!

Are you ready to go on a journey of discovery with Girl Scouts? To identify a problem in your community and put a plan into action to make a difference? If that’s you, then we’ve got the perfect Girl Scout resource for you: the Journeys! These important resources allow girls to discover more about the world around them by guiding them as they dive into a topic related to the Journey’s theme, connect with organizations and people in their community and the world, identify a  ...

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