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Become A Girl Scout

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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NEW JOURNEYS AND BADGES FOR 2019

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From the mightiest Daisy or Brownie to the most accomplished Gold Award Girl Scout, badges fuel girls’ journey to success and beyond. And with 42 new badges in STEM and Outdoor activities coming in 2019, girls can choose from over 236 unique ways to lead their own adventure at Girl Scouts.

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2019 Portland Thorns FC Girl Scout Match

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Join the largest women's sports crowd in the world at Providence Park on September 21, 2019, when Portland Thorns FC hosts the Houston Dash in a post-World Cup NWSL clash. All registered Girl Scout attendees will receive a one-of-a-kind 2019 Portland Thorns FC Girl Scout Match fun patch as well as a Girl Scouts and Portland Thorns-themed bandana.

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The Latest from GSOSW

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Yes, Your Daughter Just Called Herself Fat

14 Aug 2019

“I’m fat.” Those are just two little words, five letters in total, but coming from your daughter, they’re enough to make your heart totally sink. When your daughter does call herself fat, as her parent your instinct might be to immediately brush off her concerns by saying something like, “Don’t be silly! You’re beautiful!” The thing is, though, that response might actually do more harm than good. So what should you do when your daughter calls herself fat? Follow these tips!

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5 Steps That'll Help Her Ace Being the New Girl

31 Jul 2019

Despite what movies and sitcoms have shown us, being the new girl at school doesn’t have to be filled with drama. The truth is that it’s an awesome opportunity for your daughter to expand her friend base, try new activities, and generally have a fresh start. Walk her through these five tips to help her rule the school.

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25 Dinnertime Conversation Starters Sure to Get Kids Talking

24 Jul 2019

Break through the clutter this week by trying one of our 25 favorite dinnertime conversation starters. Don’t usually sit at the table for meals? Start now! It’s a great way to foster family conversations and togetherness, which is why these are conversations that everyone can and should be a part of. Get started tonight and you just might be surprised by how much your girl has to say!