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Throughout Connecticut, Girl Scouts are helping in the community, selling cookies, learning skills, earning badges, holding workshops, going on field trips, sharing their talents, visiting campuses, going to summer camp and (phew!) much more. Check out what they've been up to lately.

July 14, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Receives $20,000 Grant from the Fairfield County Community Foundation
A $20,000 grant will allow Girl Scouts of Connecticut to serve 1,200 girls ages 7-10 in Stamford, Norwalk, Greenwich, and Bridgeport. ... [more]

July 3, 2014
Camp CEO: Leadership in Action!
At Girl Scouts of Connecticut’s Camp CEO, 18 young women had the experience of a lifetime participating in fun camping activities and leadership experiences with some of... [more]

June 26, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Receives $25,000 Grant from Aetna Foundation to Improve Girls’ Health in Asylum Hill
Girl Scouts of Connecticut has received a $25,000 grant from the Aetna Foundation to launch a pilot of its Live Healthy, Lead Healthy in Hartford’s Asylum Hill neighborhood.  The... [more]

June 20, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut and donors celebrate new pool and shower house at Camp Katoya
Approximately 75 people celebrated the opening of a new pool and renovated shower house at Camp Katoya in Milford on Saturday, June 14. ... [more]

June 20, 2014
200-Plus Attendees Join the Fight for Girls at Girl Scouts of Connecticut’s Woman of Merit Event
More than 200 Girl Scout supporters, friends, and family enjoyed an exciting evening of empowering girls across the state at the 21st annual Woman of Merit benefit dinner at the Stamford... [more]

June 9, 2014
Waterbury community learns more about The State of Girls
Engaged members of the Waterbury community attended the third State of Girls Speaker Series event on June 4, at Naugatuck Valley Community College. ... [more]

June 2, 2014
Hartford community learns more about The State of Girls
Engaged members of the Hartford community attended the second State of Girls Speaker Series on Thursday, May 29, at Goodwin College. ... [more]

May 30, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Elects New Members to Board of Directors
Girl Scouts of Connecticut elected new members to its Board of Directors at the organization’s Annual Meeting on May 28 in North Haven. The current Girl Scouts of Connecticut Board of... [more]

May 28, 2014
New Haven community learns more about The State of Girls
Engaged members of the New Haven community attended the first State of Girls Speaker Series on Wednesday, May 21, at Gateway Community College. ... [more]

May 20, 2014
Bridgeport Girl Scouts Tell Their Story
Bridgeport Girl Scouts Tiffany Serrano (Troop 30043) and Naomi Rose (Troop 30037) were recently named winners of the “My Immigrant Story” writing contest, hosted by Girl Scouts... [more]

May 14, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut to host The State of Girls Speaker Series in Waterbury
Girl Scouts of Connecticut is hosting The State of Girls Speaker Series at Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury on Wednesday, June 4, featuring moderated conversations among local... [more]

May 13, 2014
Camp CEO: A Unique Leadership Opportunity!
At Girl Scouts of Connecticut’s Camp CEO, some of Connecticut’s top female executives will come together with young women to lead in fun camping activities, share, and experience... [more]

May 12, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut to host The State of Girls Speaker Series in East Hartford
Girl Scouts of Connecticut is hosting The State of Girls Speaker Series at Goodwin College in East Hartford on Thursday, May 29, featuring moderated conversations among local experts on the... [more]

April 28, 2014
Girl Scouts Learn to “Add It Up” at Travelers in Hartford
Twenty Girl Scouts in grades 6-8 learned about actuarial and math-related careers at The Travelers Companies, Inc., in Hartford, with the help of the Travelers Women in Actuarial and... [more]

April 28, 2014
Girl Scouts Participate in GE Careers
More than 40 Girl Scouts visited three GE Corporate locations in Danbury, Norwalk, and Stamford, to learn about the types of careers available at the company and key career-building skills. ... [more]

April 24, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut to host The State of Girls Speaker Series in New Haven
Girl Scouts of Connecticut is hosting The State of Girls Speaker Series at Gateway Community College in New Haven on Wednesday, May 21, featuring moderated conversations among local experts... [more]

April 18, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Teams up With Merrill Lynch to Help Local Girl Scouts Gain Confidence – and a New Patch – in Financial Matters
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April 16, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Honors Its Valued Volunteers
During Volunteer Appreciation week from April 20-26, Girl Scouts of Connecticut will honor the 18,000 volunteers that are an essential part to Girl Scouting in Connecticut. Throughout the... [more]

April 14, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Receives $18,000 Grant from SBM Charitable Foundation
Girl Scouts of Connecticut has received an $18,000 grant from SBM Charitable Foundation that will make it possible for East Hartford and Manchester girls to attend summer camp at Camp... [more]

April 7, 2014
ALL Girls and Families invited to Summer Camp Open Houses!
Girl Scouts of Connecticut is hosting fun open house events at all of its summer camps on Sunday, May 4 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. The camps will be open for the public and families to... [more]

April 1, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut to host The State of Girls Speaker Series throughout state
Girl Scouts of Connecticut is hosting The State of Girls Speaker Series ... [more]

March 25, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Honored by United Way of Northwest Connecticut
Girl Scouts of Connecticut is the recipient of the United Way of Northwest Connecticut Women’s Leadership Initiative’s award for Best Supporting Organization in the Role of... [more]

March 14, 2014
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Girl Scouts of Connecticut is hosting The State of Girls Speaker Series throughout the state in the months of May, June, September, and October, featuring moderated conversations among local... [more]

March 14, 2014
Out of Samoas or Thin Mints? You have another chance to get more!
If you’re already out of your favorite Girl Scout cookie, you still have time to replenish your supply! Girl Scouts across Connecticut will be hosting cookie booth sales for a limited... [more]

March 10, 2014
Girl Scouts and LeanIn.org Partner to “Ban Bossy”
When a little boy asserts himself, he is called a leader. When a little girl asserts herself, she is called “bossy.” ... [more]

February 27, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Host Girl Scout Day at the Capitol
Celebrating Girl Scout Day at the State Capitol on Wednesday, February 26, Girl Scouts of Connecticut supported further opportunities for girls to continue to develop their leadership... [more]

February 25, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Receives $15,000 Grant from the Perrin Family Foundation for Girlz R.U.L.E.®
Girl Scouts of Connecticut believes that anti-bullying programming can make a difference in a young girl’s life – not only for girls to overcome bullying situations, but to... [more]

February 20, 2014
Approximately 1,400 attend The Big Sing & SWAP
Girl Scouts of Connecticut hosted its largest girl event of the year, The Big Sing & SWAP, to a large crowd of 1,400 Girl Scouts and families for an afternoon of sharing personally... [more]

February 12, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Hosting Girl Scout Day at the Capitol on February 26
Girl Scouts of Connecticut will be joined by Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman, legislators, Girl Scouts, and supporters on Girl Scout Day at the Capitol on Wednesday, February 26. ... [more]

February 12, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut’s Packing Party Celebrates the Good that Cookies Do!
Local Girl Scouts celebrated National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend on Friday, February 7, by participating in a “packing party” at South Church in East Hartford. ... [more]

January 30, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Celebrates National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend!
Girl Scouts in Connecticut and throughout the nation are celebrating Friday, February 7 and Saturday, February 8, as National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend, in honor of the skills learned... [more]

January 27, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut to Honor Merrill Lynch Managing Director Linda Houston
Girl Scouts of Connecticut is pleased to announce that Linda Houston, Managing Director, New England Market Executive for Merrill Lynch Wealth Management will be the honoree at the 2014... [more]

January 24, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut’s Big Sing & SWAP coming to Quinnipiac University on Saturday, February 15
Girl Scouts of Connecticut will be hosting its largest girl event of the year, The Big Sing & SWAP, on Saturday, February 15, at Quinnipiac University from 1-3:30 p.m. ... [more]

January 17, 2014
Girl Scouts of Connecticut Recipient of $2,000 Campership Grant from Main Street Community Foundation
Girl Scouts of Connecticut has received a $2,000 grant through The Women & Girls’ Fund at the Main Street Community Foundation, which will be used to grant camperships to girls in... [more]

January 10, 2014
Can’t Wait to Become A Girl Scout? It’s not too late!
Girls who can’t wait to become a Girl Scout can still join the organization and experience everything it has to offer! It’s not too late! ... [more]

January 4, 2014
It’s Girl Scout Cookie Time!
Girl Scouts throughout Connecticut are taking orders beginning January 5th, 2013 for everyone’s favorite cookies! ... [more]


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