Three Things To Do on World Thinking Day

Uncategorized — Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming @ January 23, 2015
From GSblog Friday, January 23, 2015 Three Things You Can Do on World Thinking Day When you’re a Girl Scout, you’re part of something much bigger than just your troop or group. Your “network” stretches across your state, throughout the nation, and to more than 150 countries in the world where Girl Scouts or Girl […] Read more

The Evolution of Girl Scout Cookies, From Grandma’s Kitchen to Your iPhone

Uncategorized — Kristi Osterlund @ January 20, 2015
By Laura Stampler for TIME @LauraStampler Jan. 16, 2015 Plus, why you shouldn’t be upset if your favorite cookie’s name gets changed Kelly Parisi, chief communications executive for the Girl Scouts of the USA, is in shock. “I can’t even talk to you anymore!” she squeals after hearing that I, a self-proclaimed Thin Mints loyalist, […] Read more

Do You Remember These 15 Discontinued Girl Scout Cookies?

GSMW Blog — Kristi Osterlund @ January 16, 2015
Story By Abbey Stone for MentalFloss  IMAGE CREDIT: CHLOE EFFRON FOR MENTAL_FLOSS It’s been nearly 100 years since the Girl Scouts of America sold their first cookies—which the troopers and their moms made from scratch in their kitchens and wrapped in wax paper—for 25 to 35 cents per dozen. And since then, the Girl Scouts have built a […] Read more

Outdoor Recreation Wins!

Council & National Events,GSMW Blog,Opportunities — Kristi Osterlund @ December 4, 2014
The theme for the Girls’ Choice Badges has been chosen! More than 40,000 votes were cast and the results? Outdoor Recreation (helping girls get active outdoors) topping the poll at 45% Outdoor Survival (being prepared for whatever happens outdoors) close behind at 39%, and Outdoor Environment (exploring and protecting the wonders of nature) with 16%. […] Read more

This Giving Tuesday, Take Girls Off The Waiting List

Uncategorized — Kristi Osterlund @ December 2, 2014
Today, 30,000 girls want to join a Girl Scout troop, but they are on waiting lists because there is a critical shortage of Girl Scout volunteers to offer the necessary support, encouragement, and guidance that all Girl Scouts need along the way. This Giving Tuesday, invest in Girl Scout volunteers and help give more girls […] Read more

Fall Product Sale is STILL GOING! Are YOU?

GSMW Blog — Kristi Osterlund @ November 11, 2014
Hello Girl Scouts! I hope this message finds you warm and dry with all of this cold, snowy weather! You may have received an email from your CDM’s (or keep your eyes peeled if it is still on its way) regarding information of how to get involved with the online sale now through December 1st. […] Read more

Office Closures in October, 2014

GSMW Blog — Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming @ October 13, 2014
GSMW offices and service centers will be closed on Monday, October 13 and Monday, October 20. Read more

Destinations 2015!

GSMW Blog,Opportunities,Uncategorized — Kristi Osterlund @ September 29, 2014
Girl Scouts USA has posted the Destinations for 2015! Morocco, Ventura, and China.  Scotland, Alaska, and Costa Rica.  Acting, Sailing, and Hiking.  Surfing, Service, and Scuba.  Dolphins, Pandas, and Whales!  These Destinations have it all! Here is the link to the new Destinations posted on the Girl Scouts USA site: http://forgirls.girlscouts.org/travel/take-a-trip/destinations/ Destinations are affordable – we […] Read more

Girl Scouts & Family Bonding

GSMW Blog,News stories — Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming @ August 25, 2014
  Girl Scouts meetings are special for Jean Fluss and her two daughters: Annie, 8, and Alexis, 9. It’s a chance for them to spend some mother-daughter time, she said. Three years ago, when Annie was in kindergarten, she and her sister expressed an interest in Girl Scouts, and Fluss saw it as a chance to […] Read more

Nestle & Girl Scouts

GSMW Blog — Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming @ July 31, 2014
Girl Scouts and Nestle partner to send girls to camp. Read all about it! MUST ACT NOW… TIME IS RUNNING OUT! More information here: http://www.nestlecrunch.com/letsgethertocamp/ Every two weeks through Aug. 31, Nestle will post the start of a story. Then, they’ll need your help to finish it. Post your ending on Twitter or Facebook by clicking […] Read more