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How to Support Girl Scouts Affected by the Northern California Fires

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Our hearts are with our communities impacted by the Northern California fires. We are grateful for the firefighters, first responders, and volunteers who are helping to fight the fires, save lives, and support those who have lost so much in the Shasta/Trinity counties and beyond. 

Learn more about how your troop can support Girl Scouts affected by the Northern California fires.

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Girl Scouts Introduces 30 New Badges to Power Girl Leadership!

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Girl Scouts of the USA has released 30 new badges and 2 new Journeys in environmental stewardship, space science, robotics, and more to help girls create positive change in their communities—and beyond!

With new badges and Journeys (available now!) for girls ages 5–18, the new programming enhances the time tested, one-of-a-kind leadership experience that has prepared countless women and girls to excel in life. 

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GSNORCAL NEWSROOM: STORIES ABOUT AWESOME MEMBERS, LIKE YOU!

Windsor, CA Troop Takes Action!

Girl Scout Troop Helps Students Who Lost Homes in CA Wildfires

15 Aug 2018

Troop 10718 in Windsor, CA took action, and donated essential school supplies to over 200 students throughout Lake County who lost their homes in the fires last fall.

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Can the Girl Scouts STEM the Skills Gap?

13 Aug 2018

SecurityIntelligence, a cybersecurity blog and podcast by IBM that reaches high level executives in the security tech sector, reached out to us to feature a positive story on Girl Scout’s cyber security programming and new STEM badges, the importance of Girl Scouts STEM programming, and how Girl Scouts and girls in general can help fill the skills gap in emerging tech and cybersecurity work.

Palo Alto Girl Scout promotes human rights for girls to earn Gold Award

Palo Alto Girl Scout promotes human rights for girls to earn Gold Award

05 Jul 2018

Ambassador Girl Scout, Sakshi launched Project GREET in order to take action against human trafficking and child marriage as well as promote human rights for girls.

Rock Painting Service Project

Saratoga Troop earns Bronze Award after completing Rock Painting Service Project

28 Jun 2018

Troop 62333 initiated a rock painting service project that joins their school with the City of Saratoga (#SaratogaROCKS) and a nationwide project called Kindness Rocks.

Fairfield Girl Scout hosts badminton open house to earn Gold Award

Fairfield Girl Scout creates badminton youth program to earn Gold Award

04 May 2018

Fairfield doesn’t have a place for students to play badminton, so to earn her Gold Award, Senior Girl Scout, Adrianna started Badminton Buddies, a place where the local high school students can practice and younger under-served youth can learn the sport.