Get the most out of Girl Scouts
Girls Scouts helps you make new friends, have exciting adventures, develop new skills and make an impact in your community and the world. There are many reasons to become a part of our organization. In addition to exciting activities in science and technology, business and economic literacy, and outdoor and environmental awareness, Girl Scouting provides you with experiences and opportunities that will pave the way for life-long success.
- 59% of women in the United States Senate are former Girl Scouts.
- 60% of women in the House of Representatives are former Girl Scouts.
- 53% of all women business owners are former Girl Scouts.
- 76% of all Girl Scout alumnae report that Girl Scouts had a positive impact in their lives.
Resources for current Girl Scouts
Badges are earned Girl Scout recognitions. Participation Patches are developed at the national or council level with a focus on participation. Most badges and patches can be purchased at the Council Shop.
- Elephant Brownie Try-It
- Arizona Badges
- Nurse Badges
- Leave No Trace
- Brownie Beanie Basics
- Earning your Library Badge
Still have questions? Check out our Badgework FAQ’s here.