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Taking care of ‘business’ for Silver Award


Submitted by Peyton Dailey Denver Southeast My love for the outdoors drove me to research options to help protect them for my Silver Award project. The amount of doggie-waste bags that are used annually is excessive, leading me to consider … Continue reading

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Girls earn Bronze helping Humane Society with homemade toys, collars and treats


Submitted by Kristi Barto Colorado Springs The girls of Troop 43992 decided they wanted to focus their Bronze Award project on providing help to the Humane Society in the form of creating items to donate to newly adopted dogs and … Continue reading

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Helping pets earns Silver Award


Submitted by Jessie Asay Denver Metro I love animals and I decided to do my Silver Project on Pet Adoptions and Pet Care. Thousands of animals are euthanized every year because they don’t find a forever home. They get lost, … Continue reading

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If you give a Girl Scout an apple …


Submitted by Jordan Arnell Girl Scout Ambassador If you give a Girl Scout an apple … she will make 14 gallons of applesauce, 9 apple pies and 10 apple crisp kits. Troop 1364 boiled, baked, assembled and delivered all these … Continue reading

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Want to learn more about Girl Scouts? Join us in Lakewood or Arvada


Girl Scouting is about belonging to a big sisterhood. It’s about leadership, family involvement, skill-building, celebrating traditions, and taking action to make the world a better place. Girl Scouting is girl-led, and we learn by doing. Come learn more about … Continue reading

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Cadette, Senior and Ambassadors troops needed to Adopt-a-Troop


We are looking for troops to provide at least 6 Girl Scout Troop meetings to elementary girls in need. This month’s featured school: Cheltenham Elementary* (1580 Julian Street, Denver, CO 80204) Cheltenham Elementary has a 98% Free and Reduced Lunch … Continue reading

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Cadette Girl Scouts win 2nd in Black Forest Festival parade float


Submitted by Kim Bell Falcon Cadette Troop 3080 and 1229 participated in the Black Forest Festival and Parade on Aug 16. It was called “It’s not only about selling cookies, it’s about friendships, leadership and adventures.” We turned our flatbed … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts represent at Ice Cream Social


Submitted by Suzie Shride Federal Heights Troops 2520 and 2502 hosted an information table at the Federal Heights Ice Cream Social at Carstens Park. They shared the fun things Girl Scouts do, handed out cookies, stickers and pencils and showed … Continue reading

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Can a girl build a robot? Yes, she can.


Submitted by Linda Baker FIRST Lego League (FLL) is a fun and educational program geared towards 4th through 8th grade students. Girls get to build robots and learn about technology, while working on teams to research and investigate innovative solutions … Continue reading

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Cadette Girl Scouts take you on a Tomahawk tour


Cadette Troop 2186 shows you around Tomahawk Ranch in an informational video describing the beloved Girl Scout camp. Thanks girls! Check it out below.

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