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An Open Letter to Girl Scout Volunteers

Dear GSCTX Volunteer, That’s right—we’re talking to you, our extraordinary volunteers, who tirelessly give of their hearts and time to help us unleash the leader in every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™.  We want you to know that we see you, we appreciate you, and yes—we love you! We know we don’t say it nearly enough, but… Continue reading An Open Letter to Girl Scout Volunteers

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From Green to Gold: Isabelle G.

In her own words, Isabelle Galko is “very passionate about the environment.” Growing up in Australia and having traveled across the world to places like Hawaii, Peru, and South Africa, Isabelle has first-hand experiences and accounts of a variety of ecosystems. Although she has explored beaches, mountains, forests, and every terrain in between, her favorite… Continue reading From Green to Gold: Isabelle G.

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Week at a Glance: Girl Scouts Attend CSW 62

On my honor, I will try… These words conjure images of fresh-faced, wide-eyed, blue-clad Daisy Girl Scouts holding up three tiny fingers in salute, and half mumbling, half repeating the words spoken to them by a troop leader. “Honesty and fair… Courageous and strong… Make the world a better place…” These are the principles which… Continue reading Week at a Glance: Girl Scouts Attend CSW 62

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From Campfires to Confidence: My Journey Through Girl Scouts

By: Campbell C. “Make new friends, but keep the old. One is silver, and the other’s gold…” Three years ago, at the LBJ campsite on the banks of the Pedernales river, the sound of Girls Scouts singing floated into the night air. On that camping trip, I was sitting between other members of Troop 1210,… Continue reading From Campfires to Confidence: My Journey Through Girl Scouts

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Central Texas Girl Scouts Weigh in on Women’s Rights

Spring break will be here before you know it, and while many people are packing their bags, looking forward to a week of rest and relaxation, five Central Texas Girl Scouts are preparing to bring the voice of American girls to a global stage. Isabelle, Melanie, Victoria, Anaita, and Sarah, seniors and ambassadors who have… Continue reading Central Texas Girl Scouts Weigh in on Women’s Rights