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Cookies, campfires and bracelets are all part of the journey, but changing the world? That's the real destination! One adventure at a time, Girl Scouts learn, grow and do amazing things. Unleash your inner leader.

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Introduce girls to awesome new experiences that change their perspectives and broaden their worlds. Be a mentor, a guiding star, a friend. Show them all that they're capable of, and unleash your inner leader in the process.


Earn the Girl Scouts' Highest Awards!

Bronze. Silver. Gold. These represent the highest honors a Girl Scout can earn. All three awards give you the chance to do big things while working on an issue that’s captured your interest in a big way. Do you know a girl who is ready to be a part of this prestigious group of young women who are changing the world?

Watch this video of National Gold Award Girl Scouts who are addressing society’s grand challenges and working for a better tomorrow by driving meaningful change today! Read more on our blog!


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Join our Media Girl Team

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Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors can apply to join the GCNWI Media Girl Team! You'll be our eyes, ears, and feet on the street as you share new ideas and content while telling the story of your fellow Girl Scouts!

Apply by Nov. 30, 2018

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Save the Date! Nov. 27 is Giving Tuesday

#GivingTuesday November 27, 2018

Girls need advocates who can amplify their voices and actions as they take the lead. Now, more than ever, girls need you. 

On November 27, you will have the chance to join others and act for impact as Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana (GSGCNWI) takes part in #GivingTuesday.

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