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Apply today for the “Look Wider” International Travel Scholarship


*** Girl Scouts of Colorado has extended the deadline for applications to March 8, 2015. Time is running out to apply for the 2015 “Look Wider” International Travel Scholarship. Girl Scouts of Colorado is accepting applications through December 31, 2014. Last year, three Girl … Continue reading

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Girl Scout travels to Australia on “Look Wider” International Travel Scholarship


*** Girl Scouts of Colorado has extended the deadline for applications to March 8, 2015. If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? What would you see? What new adventures would you have? The 2015 “Look Wider” International Travel … Continue reading

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“Look Wider” to make your dreams of international travel come true


*** Girl Scouts of Colorado has extended the deadline for applications to March 8, 2015. Where will your dreams take you? Many older Girl Scouts dream not only to travel, but travel internationally and see parts of the world they have only been … Continue reading

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Cortez Girl Scouts go to National Convention


Submitted by Dena Thomson Cortez This fall, Girl Scouts hosted its 53rd National Convention in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah. This exciting event reunited alumnae and invigorated a global movement of girls, women and men around the theme, “Discover, Connect, … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts learn how to make travel dreams come true


Submitted by LeEllen Condry On Sunday, October 5, Girl Scouts of Colorado held their first Global Travel Fair at Pepsi Center. This event was to highlight the past, present, and future travel destinations for Global Girl Scouts. GECCO’s spoke about their last … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts of Colorado expands social network


Girl Scouts of Colorado has expanded our social network! While in the past, we have focused primarily on Facebook and Twitter, we are happy to announce an increased presence on both LinkedIn and Instagram. Both of these outlets will give … Continue reading

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Travel the World and Join the Global Girl Scouting Community


Submitted by Cortney Kern, Community Partnership Manager for Girl Scouts of Colorado   If there was one place that you could visit where would it be? What part of the world do you wish to explore? Do not just let … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts complete a 50 mile canoe trip


Submitted by Judy Moisey Asay, Troop Leader 548 Colorado Girl Scouts participated in a 50 mile canoe trip to the Buffalo National River in Arkansas this summer. The Buffalo National River is the only river in the US that is a … Continue reading

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Troop travel shines light on progression, sisterhood


The “ah-ha” moments stacked up like shiny silver dollars on Wheat Ridge Troop 2510’s trip to Buena Vista this month. As the troop leader for 19 girls who are preparing for the awkward, confusing and tumultuous two years known as … Continue reading

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Butterflies, Pyramids, Festivals and Service highlight “Milkweeds” Sojourn to Our Cabana


From Penny Roberts, Colorado Girl Scout alumna and volunteer A year or so ago, the Girl Scouts of Colorado Promise Partners adult alumnae group decided it wanted to go to the International Festival & Butterfly Event at Our Cabana, the Girl … Continue reading

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