Do you know a woman who exemplifies extraordinary civic, professional and/or philanthropic commitment and achievement through gifts of time, talent and treasure, making her community a better place? Is she is a positive role model for girls? Does she demonstrate a commitment to the advocacy of improving the lives of women and/or girls? If so, nominate her for our prestigious Women of Distinction award.
Girl Scouts can have some amazing adventures! Last week, one Girl Scout alumna took the ultimate adventure - a trip into space on the last-ever space shuttle mission! Girl Scout Alumna and NASA Astronaut Sandra Hall Magnus made history when she took part in the final mission of the American Space Shuttle Program.
Over the 4th of July weekend, our troops serving overseas were able to have a taste of home – thanks to you! Soldiers at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan recently received several boxes of Girl Scout Cookies along with supportive cards and letters written by Girl Scouts from west central Florida. The Girl Scout Cookies were some of the more than 4,797 cases of cookies purchased through our Cookies from Home program this year.