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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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Events and Workshops for Girl Scout Volunteers

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Check out the events and workshops for our Girl Scouts GCNWI volunteers, including new Daisy leaders!

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Girl Scout Gifts a Trip to Disney!

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Junior Girl Scout Anne Nelson, 11, had a “simple” goal – sell 5,000 Girl Scout cookies to earn a trip to Disney World. But the goal wasn’t to do this for herself.

Anne, inspired by a lesson in class about generosity, wanted to gift the trip to another child. . .

 

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SAVE THE DATE FOR THE GIRL SCOUTS GCNWI 2019 LEADERSHIP EXPO!

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Girl Scout volunteers and troop leaders will receive insights and resources needed to be successful this year and beyond, so you can continue to make a difference in the lives of girls.

NEW THIS YEAR! Choose the date and location that works best for you: Oct. 5 in Tinley Park, IL, or Oct. 19 in Skokie, IL!

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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!