At the youngest ages, girls face both personal and societal obstacles that keep them from reaching their full potential. The ability of Girl Scouts to provide those fun and enriching experiences is more important than ever.
Girl Scout volunteers are critical to Girl Scouts’ ability to provide a safe and supportive environment in which girls can be themselves, have fun, and experience new things—especially during their elementary years of development
Research proves that Girl Scouting works! In fact, in a 2012 study of more than 3,750 women by GSRI, titled Girl Scouting Works: The Alumnae Impact Study, women who were Girl Scouts as girls displayed more positive life outcomes, higher incomes, and higher education levels than women who were not Girl Scouts