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2020 Scholarship Recipients

Each year, Girl Scouts of Central Texas recognizes graduating Girl Scouts for being driven, self-motivated and high-achieving individuals with scholarships, including the Founder’s Scholarship. Girl Scout Ambassadors entering a college, university, or technical school are encouraged to apply for one of the scholarships offered by Girl Scouts of Central Texas and other charitable Girl Scout… Continue reading 2020 Scholarship Recipients

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Changing the World for Good: 2020 Gold Award Girl Scouts

The Gold Award is earned by Senior and Ambassador Girl Scouts who identify issues in their community, then solve them. The Gold Award helps a girl gain skills she’ll need in the workplace and can enhance her opportunities during college admissions, open the door to scholarships, and lead to amazing career opportunities. This year, 29… Continue reading Changing the World for Good: 2020 Gold Award Girl Scouts

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Don’t Let Your AED be DOA!

By: Campbell Collins As buildings slowly open during this health crisis, Girl Scouts, we have a job to do: Check those AEDs! Many Gold Awards have focused on getting AEDs—Automatic External Defibrillators, machines that use electricity to reset an erratically beating or stopped heart—into schools, churches, and other buildings. That’s vital; AEDs save lives. But… Continue reading Don’t Let Your AED be DOA!

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Keeping Celebrations Alive—Even During COVID-19

The days have run together, school events have been canceled, and the world has paused, but Girl Scouts always find a way to shine through adversity. With efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, we managed to keep our hopes high and allowed ourselves to celebrate major milestones. Girl Scouts and leaders put their creativity… Continue reading Keeping Celebrations Alive—Even During COVID-19