Author Archives: Amanda Kalina, Director of Public Relations, Girl Scouts of Colorado

About Amanda Kalina, Director of Public Relations, Girl Scouts of Colorado

A lifelong Girl Scout who is proud to be helping the next generation become leaders of courage, confidence and character!

Colorado Girl Scouts send cookies to the military


From Kay Martley, Girl Scouts of Colorado volunteer coordinator for the cookies to the military program (Photos by Colorado Girl Scout volunteer Carol Klein)   View more photos from the event The annual Hearts Across the Miles Girl Scout Cookie packaging … Continue reading

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Castle Rock Girl Scouts designate new state symbol


View more photos from the signing This afternoon, Friday, March 7, at a ceremony at the State Capitol, Gov. Hickenlooper signed in to law the claret cup as the state’s official cactus. This designation was made possible by the hard … Continue reading

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Colorado Girl Scouts honor their heroes


Girl Scout Troop 74372 from Louisville, Colo. is honoring a special group of heroes during this year’s Girl Scout Cookie Season, the Colorado National Guard. When the Colorado floods hit last September, members of this fifth grade Girl Scout troop … Continue reading

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COOKIE Media Stars


Originally posted on Girl Scout Troop 2214:
This morning a few of our troop’s Cookie Media Stars took to the air and were guests on the KREX Morning Show. They spent a couple of minutes talking to Cori Coffin, about the…

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Fort Collins Girl Scout named 7 Everyday Hero


Girl Scouts of Colorado is extremely proud that Fort Collins Girl Scout Lauren Schneider has been named a 7 Everyday Hero for her work in earning the highest award in Girl Scouts, the Gold Award! The 7 Everyday Hero is … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Night at Nuggets Game


Despite the snowy and cold weather on Friday night, Jan. 31st, hundreds of Girl Scouts and their family and friends from throughout Colorado enjoyed a Girl Scout night at the Denver Nuggets game. The event featured Girl Scouts leading a … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Cookie time in the news in Colorado!


View more photos from Colorado Girl Scout Media Stars in action Thanks to the hard work of Girl Scouts across the state, Girl Scout Cookie time is making the news! As we receive great web links to placements that are made, … Continue reading

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Pikes Peak area Girl Scouts help victims of Black Forest Fire


It is very heartwarming seeing the difference Colorado Girl Scouts make in their communities, especially during the holidays. Right after Thanksgiving, Girl Scouts of Colorado received a very nice note from a recipient of a Thanksgiving food basket. This individual … Continue reading

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National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend 2014 Activities


Girl Scouts of the USA has set Feb. 7 and 8 as National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend across the country. Like last year, this will be an opportunity for Girl Scouts to join together and talk about the lifelong business … Continue reading

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Drawing on the strength of Girl Scouting


Camping. Selling cookies. Helping the community. Building lifelong friends. Learning compassion and respect for others. Never giving up. This is how Colorado Springs Girl Scout Katarina Lucardie, 11, from Troop 4043 describes her Girl Scout experience. Katarina joined Girl Scouts four years … Continue reading

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