Macedonia – One hundred years after the Girl Scouts’ national founding in 1912, four Ohio Girl Scout councils are looking to the state’s women legislators to advocate for issues affecting girls and young women in 2012 and beyond. Girl Scouts of North East Ohio (GSNEO) was among the four Ohio Girl Scout Councils at the Ohio Statehouse on April 25, 2012, to pin Ohio’s 30 women legislators into Ohio Honorary Girl Scout Legislative Troop #1912....more
Macedonia, OH — According to a new Girl Scout Research Institute report, Girl Scouting Works: The Alumnae Impact Study, women who were Girl Scouts as children display significantly more positive life outcomes than non-Girl Scout alumnae.
Approximately one in every two adult women (49%) in the U.S. has at some point been a member of Girl Scouts; the average length of time a girl spends in Girl Scouting is four years. There are currently an estimated 59 million Girl Scout alumnae living in the U.S.
Girl Scouting 101 is a brand new online class that replaces the
online Girl Scout Orientation. After completing the volunteer application process, Girl Scouting
101 is the first step in learning about Girl Scouts....more
Macedonia – The Board of Directors of the Girl Scouts of North East Ohio (GSNEO) has an exciting vision for the future of Girl Scouting that is truly forward-looking. After more than three years of property evaluations, girl and adult member surveys, and cost analysis, GSNEO is prepared to move ahead and offer, the 40,000 girls of its 18-county Council, the enhanced quality and type of camping and innovative leadership experiences they want, and that will carry us into the next 100 years....more
Today we celebrate an event that will be forever etched in the archives of the Girl Scouts of North East Ohio, the final class to receive the Gold Award during the first 100 years of Girl Scouting. We are pleased to present this prestigious award to 74 young ladies who have embraced the values of Girl Scouts by facilitating change in their communities....more
Girl Scouts of North East Ohio has received a SummerTime Kids Grant in the amount of $2,000......more
Girl Scouts of North East Ohio has been awarded $10,000 from the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. This grant will be used toward the purchase of a STARLAB ... ...more
Girl Scouts of North East Ohio has been awarded $4,000 by the Motorola Foundation through GSUSA for two new F.I.R.S.T. LEGO League teams ... ...more
It has been 18 years since a Girl Scout from the East High School cluster earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest honor in Girl Scouting. Heaven Wortman, a senior at East High School and an Ambassador Girl Scout with Troop 90358, is determined to change that.
Girl Scout Troop 71047 earned the Girl Scout Bronze Award and a Sign Dedication was held on Sunday, May 15, 2011.
In cooperation with the City of Westlake, the Service Department and Sign Shop Staff at the City of Westlake Service Department and Junior Troop 71047, a sign was created and posted permanently at the Westlake Bradley Road Nature Park.