As members of the Girl Scout Family, we are all called to make the world a better place. And today, November 23, the Girl Scouts of Greater New York office is closed so that our staff can participate in a Community Service Day and give back through local service projects.
Service and giving back are key components of Girl Scouting. At all... Read more »
Have you heard the news? Girl Scouts of the USA will be featured with its very own float at this Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!
We received inquiries from volunteers and parents about girls participating in the parade. GSUSA shared with us that per Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade tradition, everyone participating in the parade is either an employee or associate of... Read more »
Please note that in observance of Thanksgiving, our office will close at 5:30pm on Tuesday, November 22. Our staff will be participating in a Community Service Day on Wednesday the 23rd, and will be celebrating with our families on Thursday and Friday.
We will re-open at 8:30am on Monday, November 28.
In case of emergency, please call our answering service at 212.206.2467.
On behalf of all of us at the Girl Scouts of Greater New York, we wish you and your families a very Happy Thanksgiving. Read more »
Regardless of our party affiliations and political ideologies, Americans woke up yesterday morning to a divided nation. Whether we are happy, sad, or somewhere in between, it's clear that it is a new day for America.
As a result of this election, we at the Girl Scouts of Greater New York walked in to a very different office. Throughout the past two days, our girls have been... Read more »
Every fall, in connection with our annual Women of Distinction Breakfast, we honor one outstanding New York City Girl Scout as our Future Woman of Distinction. The Future Woman of Distinction represents the ideals inherent in Girl Scouting through her participation in and commitment to community service, high academic achievement, and leadership skills. She works daily to make the world a better... Read more »
Today, October 11, 2016, is the 5th Annual International Day of the Girl. Established through a United Nations resolution, on this day we focus attention on the need to address the challenges girls face, and to promote girls' empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights.
Our vision at the Girl Scouts of Greater New York is to be the premier leadership... Read more »
Dear Girl Scout Friends and Family:
October 1, 2016 marked the official start of another year of Girl Scouting here in New York City. As we look forward to the opportunities and challenges of the coming year, we'd like to pause and reflect on our many accomplishments in 2015-2016:
We served nearly 28,000 girls across all five boroughs in New York City with the help of over 8,200 adult... Read more »
Did you know that Girl Scouts have been selling cookies for 100 years? That’s a century of millions of girls learning about goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills, and business ethics. And of course, the great American tradition of Girl Scout Cookies.
In honor of this momentous occasion, we’re thrilled to announce the winner of our latest “By Girls, For Girls” design challenge.... Read more »