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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.

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FEATURED STORIES

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Spark Your Interest in New Careers!

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Juniors and Cadettes: do you like working with people? Are you curious about computers? Does managing money sound exciting?

If any of these things interest you, join LGIM America in a virtual Spark Day to explore the investment management industry! We will learn about how investment management is part of a larger industry called financial services, and explore various career paths you can pursue in this industry.

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Start Planning Your Summer

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Extra! Extra! Read all about it in the 2021 Summer Camp Guide! 

Registration opens Monday, Feb. 1 at 6 a.m.

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Join Together For Peace!

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On Feb. 22, over 10 million Girl Guides and Girl Scouts around the world will do their part to call for and create peace in our lives and in the world for World Thinking Day. Now you can be a part of this global movement.

Visit GSUSA World Thinking Day resources »

Register for council World Thinking Day programs »

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Meet our National Gold Award Girl Scout!

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Therese, a Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana alum, was recently named a National Gold Award Girl Scout! Join us in congratulating her and read the in-depth interview on our blog.

Also make sure to read the Chicago Tribune article on Therese and her Gold Award!

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LEARN MORE ABOUT GIRL SCOUTS

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Join us at a FREE virtual event to learn more about what Girl Scouts do at one of our free and secure online opportunities. You can be a Girl Scout anywhere, even from home.

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It’s a Time for Action: We Stand with our Black Community

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For more than 100 years Girl Scouts has stood for making the world a better place, and pledged to “help people at all times.” Those words carry great weight and responsibility and inspire us with strength as we denounce institutional racism, violence, injustice, and inequity.

Read our promise to you.

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Girl Scout Stories

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Become inspired by GCNWI girls and read up on new Girl Scout stories every week.

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Girl Scouts from Home

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Families can enjoy our activities from anywhere, even when circumstances keep you at home. Whether girls you work with are currently Girl Scout members or not, we have resources and activities available to keep her and the whole family engaged!

 

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