GSSJC Press Releases

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2014

August

I just can't wait to be a Girl Scout

Humble Girl Scouts promote innovation, host intellectual property workshop

July

I Can’t Wait To . . . attend Girl Scout Day at the Ellen Trout Zoo

June

Have s’more fun this summer at Girl Scout twilight camp in Boling

Girl Scouts and Shell Oil Company partner to revitalize outdoor education space at Nottingham Elementary

In honor of Flag Day, Girl Scouts gives tips on flag etiquette

S'mores recipes evolve with the modern day Girl Scout

May

Girl Scouts celebrate achievements with masquerade themed ball

Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council announces new president and board chair

Girl Scout brings awareness to sea turtle conservation with sign at Pleasure Pier

Girl Scouts awards more than $30,000 in scholarships to Gold Award recipients

Girl Scouts Success to Significance event honors leadership of local volunteers

April

Girl Scout Museaum gives glimps of how southeast Texas has evolved

This Earth Day, Girl Scouts encourages you to create your own green space

Girl Scouts donates cookies to Coast Guard aiding in Galveston oil spill cleanup

Girl Scouts receives $50,000 from H-E-B for camp renovation

March

Have s'more fun this summer at Girls Scout resident camp

Girl Scouts celebrates Volunteer Appreciation Week

 

February

Girl Scout Cookies get French twist for GSSJC’s famous dessert event

Girl Scouts unveils Ranch Site during camp dedication in Nada, Texas

January

Millions of Girl Scout Cookie packages arrive by the truck loads during National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend

Girl Scouts receives more than $30,000 from the Valero Energy Foundation

Katy-Area Girl Scouts Advance in Robotics Competition

Girl Scout Cookie Program Begins Door-to-Door Sale

2013

December

Phone App Puts success of Cookie Sale in the palm of girls’ hands

Girl Scout Cookie Program Begins Door-to-Door Sale

October

Girl Scout rally to take place at Katy Junior High School

Girl Scout Council receives $25,000 from Wal-Mart Foundation

Bay Area Girl Scouts travel paths of adventure with destinations trips across globe

Cy-Fair Girl Scouts travel paths of adventure with destinations trips across globe

Fort Bend Girl Scouts travel paths of adventure with destinations trips across globe

Houston Girl Scout travels paths of adventure with destinations trip to Midwest

Memorial Girl Scout travels paths of adventure with destinations trip to San Juan Islands

Orange Girl Scout travels paths of adventure with destinations trip to Ecuador

Pearland Girl Scout travels paths of adventure on two destinations trips

Spring, Kingwood Girl Scout travels paths of adventure with destinations trips across globe

Tomball Girl Scout travels paths of adventure with destinations trip to Alabama

Woodlands Girl Scout travels paths of adventure with destinations trip to Los Angeles

Spring Girl Scout creates book club for children with Down syndrome to earn Gold Award

Spring Girl Scout refurbishes church gates to earn Gold Award

Porter Girl Scout builds community garden for food bank to earn Gold Award

Jersey Village Girl Scout builds obstacle course for Special Cheers to earn Gold Award

Clear Lake Girl Scout raises guide dog to earn Gold Award

West U Girl Scout hosts parties for Star of Hope children to earn Gold Award

Katy Girl Scout assists with church mission to Kenya to earn Gold Award

Friendswood Girl Scout makes hats, blankets for Clear Lake Regional Hospital NICU to earn Gold Award

Bay Area Girl Scout builds garden fence for church to earn Gold Award

Woodlands Girl Scout creates bee pollinator garden to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout hosts Easter egg hunt for local church to earn Gold Award

September

Spring Girl Scout updates room at Houston CPS to earn Gold Award

Bellaire Girl Scout works with Catholic Charities to earn Gold Award

Richmond Girl Scout educates children on importance of living a healthy lifestyle to earn Gold Award

Pearland Girl Scout installs planters for school’s culinary program to earn Gold Award

Katy Girl Scout works with Tuffly Community Center to earn Gold Award

Memorial Girl Scout works with Texas Wildlife Rehabilitation Coalition to earn Gold Award

Spring Girl Scout renovates room at Houston CPS to earn Gold Award

Clear Lake Girl Scout tackles childhood illiteracy to earn Gold Award

Clear Lake Girl Scout teaches reading skills to peers to earn Gold Award

Bellaire Girl Scout builds study area at Gethsemane UMC to earn Gold Award

Bellaire Girl Scout tutors ESL elementary students to earn Gold Award

Bellaire Girl Scout authors books for DePelchin Children’s Center to earn Gold Award

Memorial Girl Scout tutors Spanish-speaking students in reading to earn Gold Award

League City Girl Scout installs art at Memorial Hermann Cancer Center to earn Gold Award

League City Girl Scout makes clothes for orphans in Nigeria to earn Gold Award

Woodlands Girl Scout plants garden for Conroe Senior Friendship Center to earn Gold Award

August

Girl Scouts kick off recruitment season

Katy Girl Scout works with Texas Children’s Hospital, empowers peers to earn Gold Award

Clear Brook Girl Scout builds fence at local nonprofit to earn Gold Award

Pearland Girl Scout creates “Free Art” program for community to earn Gold Award

July

Atascocita Girl Scout teaches English, art in Brazil to earn Gold Award

Spring Girl Scout renovates room at Houston CPS to earn Gold Award

Cy-Fair Girl Scout creates prayer garden at local church to earn Gold Award

Clear Lake Girl Scout sews pillowcases for pediatric cancer patients at MD Anderson to earn Gold Award

Magnolia Girl Scout creates pet adoption program to earn Gold Award

June

Houston Girl Scout refurbishes community garden to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout hosts religious reading day to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout teaches children how to decorate cupcakes to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout coaches speech team to earn Gold Award

League City Girl Scout bridges the generation gap to earn Gold Award

Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council Receives $25,000 from Wells Fargo

Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council Receives $10,000 from the Valero Energy Foundation

May

Sugar Land Girl Scout teaches positive character traits to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout organizes presentation on Dyslexia and ADHD to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout refurbishes agriculture center to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout installs art exhibit to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout creates gardens with students to earn Gold Award

Girl Scouts receives $20,000 from MetLife Foundation

Girl Scouts awards more than $30,000 in scholarships to Houston-area teens

April

Pearland Girl Scout teaches the dangers of texting and driving to earn Gold Award

Beaumont Girl Scout hosts self-defense clinic to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout hosts summer camp for underprivileged girls to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout delivers kid kits to sick children to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout promotes inner beauty at Star of Hope to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout educated refugees about healthy living to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout creates awareness for Smither Park to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout teaches students about the Texas state insect to earn Gold Award

Richmond Girl Scout redecorates women's center teen room to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout expands music therapy room to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout collects school supplies to earn Gold Award

Seabrook Girl Scout teaches STEM topics to youth to earn Gold Award

Pearland Girl Scout organizes bullying workshops to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout renovates community center bathroom to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout increases awareness of Purple Martin birds to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout harvests marsh grass seeds to earn Gold Award

Pasadena Girl Scout teaches at-risk youth science to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout teaches basketball and donates school supplies to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout teaches computer classes to seniors to earn Gold Award

Pearland Girl Scout hosts time management workshop to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout hosts baking classes for seniors to earn Gold Award

Jersey Village Girl Scout assists with bible school decorations to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout renovates Rosenburg Train Museum to earn Gold Award

Nacogdoches Girl Scout hosts bike safety fair to earn Gold Award

Girl Scouts selects BLS Construction for first phase of camp expansion

Girl Scout earns first place in Junior Olympic Archery Division

Girl Scouts take stand against bullying with Be a Friend First Program

March

Girl Scouts to honor contributions of Mary McIntire, Rice University Dean

Memorial Girl Scout celebrates Christmas with homebound seniors to earn Gold Award

Memorial Girl Scout donates blankets to Yellowstone Academy to earn Gold Award

February

Girl Scout rally to take place at First United Methodist of Jasper

Girl Scout Cookie Finder App helps find cookies near you

Girl Scouts receives $10,100 from Fred and Mabel R. Parks Foundation

Sugar Land Girl Scout hosts dance camp to earn Gold Award

Bellaire Girl Scout hosts volleyball clinic at Star of Hope to earn Gold Award

Manvel Girl Scout promotes recycling in her community to earn Gold Award

Sugar Land Girl Scout hosts science workshop to earn Gold Award

Dayton Girl Scout works with SpiritHorse Liberty to earn Gold Award

Fulshear Girl Scout makes blankets for babies at Ben Taub General Hospital to earn Gold Award

Katy Girl Scout holds workshops benefitting Ronald McDonald House to earn Gold Award

West U Girl Scout holds ‘Minute Mentoring’ event for teens to earn Gold Award

Woodlands Girl Scout donates craft, jewelry kits to teens at Memorial Hermann Hospital to earn Gold Award

January

Girl Scouts receives $10,000 grant from The UPS Foundation

Chefs battered it out in Cookie Land for a title at Girl Scouts’ Just Desserts!

Spring Girl Scout creates ‘Fitness in the Park’ event to earn Gold Award

Richmond Girl Scout revitalizes landscaping at local elementary to earn Gold Award

Bellaire Girl Scout works with Center for Hearing and Speech to earn Gold Award

Southwest Houston Girl Scout works with Children’s Museum to earn Gold Award

Galleria-area Girl Scout helps preserve Houston landmark to earn Gold Award

Missouri City Girl Scout hosts scrapbook workshop for seniors to earn Gold Award

Houston Girl Scout creates food pantry at Yellowstone Academy to earn Gold Award

Kingwood Girl Scout hosts art workshop for children to earn Gold Award

Memorial Girl Scout hosts reading camp for homeless children to earn Gold Award

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