A Safe Return to Girl Scouts

A Safe Return to Girl Scouts

Our girls need us, now more than ever. Girls younger than ever are facing unprecedented challenges navigating mental, social and emotional wellness and it is affecting how they navigate their daily lives.  Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana recognizes the effects lifestyle changes presented from a pandemic can have on our members. Girls have … Continue reading A Safe Return to Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts Gain Powerful Lessons in Confidence, Friendship, and Success at Camp CEO 2022

Nothing is more empowering than having someone believe in you! Camp CEO is dedicated to creating a safe space for Girl Scouts to network and interact with women from a variety of industries and backgrounds who believe in girls and all that they can accomplish.  The environment is fun, camp-based, and full of unique opportunities to hear about … Continue reading Girl Scouts Gain Powerful Lessons in Confidence, Friendship, and Success at Camp CEO 2022

Clarification on Our 2020 Cookie Program

We hear your concerns, and want to clarify our intentions for the remainder of the cookie program for Girl Scouts GCNWI. The one, most important point we want to make is that we care deeply about you, your health, your safety, and your financial concerns. We understand the anxiety you are feeling. People are worried about loved ones, … Continue reading Clarification on Our 2020 Cookie Program

UPDATED: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Girl Scouts GCNWI

Updated June 24, 2020 Please visit our website for updated guidelines on in-person meetings, cookie booths, and retail shops. Updated April 27, 2020 Repeated from this blog post: For the past few weeks, Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana has remained optimistic that we would emerge from the impact of COVID-19 in time to run a … Continue reading UPDATED: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Girl Scouts GCNWI

From Savannah to Wellesbourne: The Story of Juliette Gordon Low in Warwickshire

From Savannah to Wellesbourne: The Story of Juliette Gordon Low in Warwickshire

The following is a guest post from Karen Schillings, a council historian for Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana… It may seem curious to discover that the woman who eventually founded the Girl Scouts of the United States of America spent a good portion of her life in Wellesbourne. However, examining Juliette Gordon … Continue reading From Savannah to Wellesbourne: The Story of Juliette Gordon Low in Warwickshire