#TroopTuesday: Earning their Silver Award with the Forgotten Initiative

We’re so proud of the girls from Girl Scout Cadette Troop 13042 who completed a service project to earn their Girl Scout Silver Award. The girls worked with the Forgotten Initiative to purchase supplies for children in foster care. Often these children have nothing except the clothes on their back. The items donated will be … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Earning their Silver Award with the Forgotten Initiative

#TroopTuesday: Giving Back for Juliette Gordon Low’s Birthday

Girl Scout Brownie Troop 42504 of Asheville celebrated Juliette Gordon Low’s birthday by giving back to their community. They gathered party supplies and made 25 birthday bags to donate to six local schools. The guidance counselors will give the bags to students in need. We think this is a great way to honor Juliette’s birthday! … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Giving Back for Juliette Gordon Low’s Birthday

#TroopTuesday: Backpacking Adventure

Bryson City Girl Scout Troop 2345 went backcountry camping in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. The girls had two afternoons of training prior to the trip. They learned all about how to make it through the backcountry with as little as possible, all while leaving no trace on the wilderness. On their trip, the … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Backpacking Adventure

#TroopTuesday: Giving Back this Holiday Season

This Tuesday, we’re highlighting three troops that gave back to their community this winter. Girl Scout Junior Troop 12937 decided to use troop funds to make other’s holidays a little brighter. The girls purchased and donated gifts to give to children in their local foster care system. Girl Scout Troop 2276 helped sort toys for … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Giving Back this Holiday Season

#TroopTuesday: Girl Scouts Rock with Bit of Hope Ranch

Heart of Gaston Service Unit held a Girl Scout Rocks event at Bit of Hope Ranch. The girls had a rededication ceremony, tie dyed shirts, painted rocks, made s’mores and swaps and donated gifts for Juliette Gordon Low’s birthday. They concluded the event with a “pass the light” ceremony, where each girl had a candle … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Girl Scouts Rock with Bit of Hope Ranch

#TroopTuesday: PJ Party with Penguins

Girl Scout Troop 42504 of Asheville got the chance to spend the night at Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg. The girls had the whole aquarium to themselves! They participated in a trivia game and scavenger hunt and made penguin art on T-shirts and pillowcases. They also watched a stingray dive show and got to touch jellyfish, … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: PJ Party with Penguins

#TroopTuesday: Braving the Cold for Downtown Gastonia Art Walk

Three Heart of Gaston troops didn’t let below freezing temperatures keep them away as they went on an Art Walk through downtown Gastonia. Julie Heath from Keep Gastonia Beautiful led the tour, explaining each sculpture, painting and statue. The girls enjoyed the chance to appreciate all the beautiful art and learn about the history of … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Braving the Cold for Downtown Gastonia Art Walk