Girl Scouts in the News

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9/23/2014Westview senior earns Girl Scout Gold Award for Hillsboro camp for homeless kids | Article »
oregonlive.com
9/18/2014'Women of Distinction' Girl Scout luncheon | Article »
kgw.com
9/10/2014Girl Scouts to Host Open House Events | Article »
northeastoregonnow.com
9/9/2014Girl Scouts to Hold Two Open Houses | Article »
democratherald.com
9/1/2014Local teen teaches kids to battle bullying with kindness | Video/Article »
katu.com
8/16/2014Two receive Girl Scout Gold Award | Article »
thechronicleonline.com
8/11/2014Central Oregon Girl Scouts celebrate s'mores | Article »
bendbulletin.com
8/10/2014Girl Scouts celebrate National S'mores Day | Article »
kobi5.com
8/10/2014Girl Scouts dish out camping knowledge and much s'more | Article »
kmtr.com
8/7/2014Lebanon Scout turns passion into project for Gold Award | Article »
democratherald.com
7/26/2014Volunteers compete along the Eugene Marathon course to cheer on runners and best the rest | Article »
registerguard.com
7/17/2014Girl Scout troop holds event for school supplies | Article »
democratherald.com
7/16/2014Taking on human trafficking | Article »
NOTE: Article may not be appropriate for all ages.
bendbulletin.com
6/17/2014Girl Scout builds a better birdcage | Article »
eastoregonian.com
6/12/2014Band instrument donation program gains momentum | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
6/5/2014Scouts host sustainability, recycling fair | Article »
Source: Beaverton Valley Times; pamplinmedia.com
6/3/2014Summer Camps on the Horizon | Article »
Source: The World Link
5/20/2014PAW Team PSA - created by Troop 45207 for their Girl Scout Bronze Award | Video »
Source: Metro East Community Media
5/20/2014Young girls have Cinderella night at Me and My Prince Ball | Article »
HermistonHerald.com
5/16/2014Girls win grants for tech camp | Article »
Source: pamplinmedia.com

Background
: Girls Get IT! was founded by Girl Scout alumna Savannah Loberger as a Girl Scout Gold Award project in 2010.
5/16/2014Marjorie Skeeters Sax Teaches, Leads Girl Scouts Troop | Audio & Article »
Source: Jefferson Public Radio
5/11/2014In the know this week (May 12): All South Coast schools | Announcement »
Source: The World Link
5/9/2014Girl Scouts of Oregon Give to The Arc | Article »
Source: eastoregonian.com
5/5/2014St. Mary's Academy student receives award for Aspirations in Computing from the National Center for Women and Information Technology | Article »
oregonlive.com

Background
: Girls Get IT! was founded by Girl Scout alumna Savannah Loberger as a Girl Scout Gold Award project in 2010.
4/30/2014Lending a Hand | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
4/23/2014A successful Girl Scout cookie campaign | Photo feature »
Burns Times-Herald
4/18/2014Tualatin High's Stephanie Hughes wins technology award | Article »
oregonlive.com
4/17/2014Brownies donate cookie profits to shelter | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
4/16/2014Hilhi Student Wins Computing Award | Article »
oregonlive.com

Background
: Girls Get IT! was founded by Girl Scout alumna Savannah Loberger as a Girl Scout Gold Award project in 2010.
4/15/2014Girl Scouts embrace Ban Bossy pledge | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
4/12/2014In the know this week (April 14): South Coast schools | Announcement »
The World Link
4/8/2014The Gift of Giving | Article »
Fit Right Newsletter
3/29/2014Lake of the Woods retreat to be restored | Article »
dailytidings.com
3/28/2014Care packages bring cheer to American military personnel | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
3/25/2014Forest Grove Girl Scouts send cookies to members of the armed forces overseas | Article »
oregonlive.com
3/24/2014Scouts Round Up Food for Agape House | Article »
Northeast Oregon Now
3/18/2014Area Scouts to collect food for Agape House | Article »
East Oregonian
3/3/2014Local Girl Scouts and Guadalajara Guadalajara's Guías Scouts meet...virtually | Blog »
pgsca.com/blog
2/20/14Local Brownies campaign to name the bridge | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
2/16/14One Little Girl’s Vote to Name the new Portland Bridge | Article »
pdxkidscalendar.com
2/16/14Top cookie tips: A Forest Grove Girl Scout shares her secrets | Article »
oregonlive.com
2/16/14Samoas, Thin Mints and business ethics: Washington Post opinion | Article »
oregonlive.com
2/14/2014Girl Scout cookies, Valentine's Day and gardening event: Forest Grove weekend happenings | Article »
oregonlive.com
1/31/2014Linn Girl Scouts collection books | Article »
democratherald.com
1/20/2014Roseburg Girl Scout earns group's highest honor | Article »
nrtoday.com
1/15/2014Wilsonville Scout earns Gold | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
1/14/2014Tree of Joy was a success | Article »
theworldlink.com
1/11/2014Girl Scouts attend science fair | Article »
ktvz.com
1/5/2014Girl Scouts look for a few good recruits | Article »
registerguard.com
1/4/2014Girl Scout Open House Event | Article »
kdrv.com
1/3/2014Girl Scouts Plan Open House | Article »
mailtribune.com
12/24/2013Girl Scouts gather gifts for Share | Article »
columbian.com
12/19/13Girl Scouts Beyond Bars | Article »
ijpr.org
12/19/13Washington County Girl Scouts will serve free breakfast on Christmas morning | Article »
oregonlive.com
12/16/13Girl Scouts set up food, toy drive for Washington County Christmas Breakfast for the Homeless | Article »
oregonlive.com
12/9/2013More Outreach, Support Needed for Kids of Parents in Prison | Article/audio »
publicnewsservice.org
12/6/2013Ellen Rosenblum Honored for Work with Daughters of Imprisoned Mothers | 
Article »

americanbarfoundation.org
11/29/2013Brownie troop campaigns to name new bridge 'Abigail'  | Article/video »
katu.com
11/12/2013Girl Scouts thank veterans with spaghetti dinner  | Photo »
hermistonherald.com
11/5/2013Girl Scouts hosting Veterans Day dinner | Article »
hermistonherald.com
10/29/2013Girl Scouts of Oregon & SW Washington Presents GirlFest! | Article »
madhattermom.com
10/28/2013Girl Scouts to Host Veterans Day Dinner | Article »
northeastoregonnow.com
10/26/2013Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington Launch Marie Lamfrom Women of Distinction Luncheon | Article »
portlandsocietypage.com
10/21/2013Interview: Girl Scout Leaders Needed | Article »
kezi.com
10/15/2013Girl Scouts Give Back to Local Schools | Article »
northeastoregonnow.com
10/2/2013
A grave task: Scouts brave sopping wet Sunday to scrub down
pioneer cemetery | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
9/26/2013Scouts go undercover for book donations | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
9/21/2013No longer 'girls' but Scouts still | Article »
columbian.com
9/17/2013Open house highlights Girl Scouting | Article »
eastoregonian.com
9/17/2013Girl Scouts hosting open house | Article »
hermistonherald.com
9/16/2013Girl Scouts select political heavyweights for inaugural award | Article »
bizjournals.com
9/1/2013Beaverton Girl Scouts | Article »
beavertonresourceguide.com
8/26/2013Lebanon Fair Demonstrates How to Preserve the Harvest | Blog post »
tenriversfoodweb.org
7/24/2013Girl Scouts, CERT team line up to help Milwaukie Police Department | Article »
portlandtribune.com
7/17/2013 Girl Scouts explore globe in third-grade classroom | Article »
columbian.com
7/14/2013Neighborhood effort to care for Friendly Park blooming | Article »
friendlyareaneighbors.org 
7/10/2013Getting to Know: Natalie Hendren | Article »
thereflector.com
 The vulnerable serving the vulnerable | Article »
providenceoregon.org
7/5/2013It's a girls' summer of science at Hilhi | Article »
pamplinmedia.com
7/3/2013Scouts' highest honor for OCHS grad | Article »
portlandtribune.com
7/2/2013Forest Grove Girl Scouts troop donates cookies to military members overseas | Article »
oregonlive.com
7/2/2013Girl Scout council looking to the future for Southern Oregon | Article »
mailtribune.com
June 20132013 Academic Achievers - Julia Collins | Article »
schools.oregonlive.com
June 20132013 Academic Achievers - Laura White | Article »
schools.oregonlive.com
June 20132013 Academic Achievers - Mehek Sethi | Article »
schools.oregonlive.com
June 20132013 Academic Achievers - Leah Halderman | Article »
schools.oregonlive.com
6/21/2013Miss Oregon Scholarship Program begins June 29 in Seaside | Article »
dailyastorian.com
6/13/2013Tambu offers new world for Girl Scouts | Article »
portlandtribune.com/lor
6/11/2013Pets at heart of Girl Scouts pursuit | Article »
portlandtribune.com/go
6/8/2013Rose Festival 2013: Spirit Mountain Casino Grand Floral Parade in Portland | Photo »
photos.oregonlive.com
6/4/2013Girl Scouts 'bridge' together at Rood Bridge Park in Hillsboro | Article »
oregonlive.com
6/3/2013High School Girls Scouting for Change | Article »
ochs.orecity.k12.or.us
6/1/2013Kids are cooking: Culinary adventures at summer camp | Article »
costcoconnection.com
5/31/2013Girl Scouts honor volunteers | Article »
hermistonherald.com
5/29/2013Area Girl Scouts Honor Local Volunteers | Article »
northeastoregonnow.com
5/20/2013Teen makes hats for cancer patients as she seeks top Girl Scout honor | Article »
kval.com
5/18/2013The day the Earth stood soaked at UFO Festival | Article »
statesmanjournal.com
5/16/2013Girl Scouts organize tea party | Article »
portlandtribune.com
5/15/2013W4W6 + Brownie Troop = Life-Changing Joy | Blog post »
waterafrica.org/blog
5/8/2013Girl Scouts dedicate new service center | Article »
kezi.com
5/1/2013 Girl Scout benefactor gets 'Thanks Badge' | Article »
columbian.com
4/27/2013Walk4Water in Lake Oswego raises awareness, money for clean water in southern Africa | Article »
oregonlive.com
4/24/2013 Celebrating 'big hearts' | Article »
heraldandnews.com
4/24/2013 Thief takes Girl Scout flowers | Video »
kezi.com
4/17/2013 Girl Scouts 'Share' cookie money | Article »
columbian.com
4/12/2013 People on the Move: Mary Ann Frantz | Article »
bizjournals.com
4/4/2013 Scouts plan fundraising campaign | Article »
democratherald.com
4/2/2013 Former HHS Student Earns Girl Scouting's Highest Honor | Article »
northeastoregonnow.com
3/23/2013 Duped Girl Scouts sell all extra cookies | Video »
kgw.com
3/23/2013 Girl Scouts Scammed | Video »
abcnews.go.com
3/22/2013 Girl Scout troop donates cookie sale proceeds | Article »
heraldandnews.com
3/21/2013 Town rallies to aid Girl Scouts hoaxed out of $24,000 | Article »
today.com
3/21/2013 Creative thinking boosts cookie sales to 120% over projection | Blog post »
turtledove.com
3/20/2013 Town rallies to buy 3,000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies after hoax | Article »
philly.com
3/20/2013 Girl Scout cookie hoax involving 6,000 boxes summons hundreds of sympathetic buyers | Article »
time.com
3/18/2013 Girl Scout troops let down when $24K order turns out to be a cruel hoax | Article »
consumerist.com
3/18/2013 Girl Scouts cookie hoax: Oregon troop tricked by order, left with 6,000 boxes of cookies | Video »
newsnet5.com
3/18/2013 Order for 6,000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies turns out to be mean hoax | Blog post »
msn.com
3/18/2013 Girl Scouts hoax gets happy ending as hundreds buy thousands of unsold boxes of cookies | Article »
ibtimes.com
3/18/2013 Girl Scouts hoax rallies town to buy pranked troops' cookies | Article »
csmonitor.com
3/18/2013 Girl Scout cookies hoax: Oregon troops duped by fake order for 6,000 boxes get community help | Video »
huffingtonpost.com
3/17/2013 Hundreds turn out to help Portland Girl Scouts recoup $24,000 cookie loss | Article »
oregonlive.com
3/17/2013 Oregon Girl Scout troop left with 6,000 boxes of cookies from hoax order | Video »
abcnews.go.com
3/17/2013 Oregon residents chip in to buy Girl Scout cookies after fake order burns troops | Video »
foxnews.com
3/16/2013 Nasty prank forces Girl Scouts to sell 6,000 boxes of cookies | Video »
kgw.com
3/16/2013 Community rallies, buys thousands of cookies from tricked Girl Scouts | Article »
kgw.com
3/15/2013 North Plains businesswoman accused of theft from school group, Girl Scouts | Article »
oregonlive.com
3/14/2013 Girl Scouts Coast to Coast - March 14, 2013 | Article »
blog.girlscouts.org
3/12/2013 Girl Scouts celebrates its 101st birthday | Article » Video 1 » Video 2 »
kvtl.com
3/8/2013 Thin Mint Ice Cream | Blog post »
pdxfoodlove.com
3/8/2013 Portland's 'Girl Rising' movie premiere drives home need for education equality | Article »
oregonlive.com
3/7/2013 Girl Scout Troop donates books to school, hospital and library | Article »
oregonlive.com 

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