Costa Rica 2016 with Carolyn Chrisco!

Girl Scout Leader Carolyn Chrisco from the Low Desert Region took Girl Scouts on the adventure of a lifetime! The girls will spend 10 days exploring and experiencing the diversity of Costa Rica. The are having fun fun ziplinin, water rafting, participating in the local culture and soaking in all that this rich land has to offer! This trip was for any GSSGC high school-aged Girl Scout seeking … Continue reading Costa Rica 2016 with Carolyn Chrisco!

GIRL SPEAK: Saving Sea Turtles in Costa Rica

Ms. Elizabeth was the recipient of our Sea Turtle Retreat Scholarship essay contest back in September, 2015!   By Elizabeth, Girl Scout My Girl Scout Destination experience in Costa Rica has positively affected many aspects of my life.  Ever since I have returned to the U.S., I am more aware of my impact on wildlife around me and my community. I have also become more … Continue reading GIRL SPEAK: Saving Sea Turtles in Costa Rica

GSSGC Offers $1K Scholarship For GS Travel Programming!

Does your Girl Scout have a free spirit? Has she been bitten by the travel bug? Is she pinning for adventure? An exciting new opportunity for travel: celebrate the New Year in Costa Rica helping endangered sea turtles! The Scholarship The Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council is excited to offer a $1,160* Sea Turtle Retreat Scholarship to one lucky Girl Scout (San Gorgonio Council member only) to … Continue reading GSSGC Offers $1K Scholarship For GS Travel Programming!

Cookie & Nutty Dough Expires June 5! What Are Your Options?

In case you haven’t realized, your 2013-2014 Cookie & Nutty Dough cards will be expiring SOON! Really soon. On June 5th to be exact.

If you haven’t spent your Dough yet, or if you’re pondering what to use your new cards for, here are some fun ideas that not only give girls the best bang for their buck – they’re life changing, too! Continue reading Cookie & Nutty Dough Expires June 5! What Are Your Options?

In every box of Girl Scout Cookies, girls like Kira explore their world!

  Although I have had a lot of fun traveling with my sisters in my troop, so far, the trip to Europe this past summer was my favorite.  It made me feel really good to know that through Girl Scout Cookies and Fall Product I was able to raise 25% of the funds needed toHO pay for this trip. There was a little Girl Scout … Continue reading In every box of Girl Scout Cookies, girls like Kira explore their world!

GIRL SPEAK: “My Journey Down Under!”

By Caroline B. Before I summarize my experience on the EF Journey Down Under Tour, I would like to thank the Florence Keck Fund for awarding me with the $500 scholarship. I couldn’t have gone on this once-in-a-lifetime trip to New Zealand, Australia, and Fiji without your help. Upon landing after the 14 hour flight from Los Angeles to Auckland, New Zealand I instantly noticed … Continue reading GIRL SPEAK: “My Journey Down Under!”

Cookie & Nutty Cards expire on June 6! Use your Dough to explore the great, big world!

Did you know that last year’s Cookie & Nutty Dough cards are set to expire this June 6, 2014? Here’s the coolest thing: you can pay for any GSSGC resident or day camp at Camp Azalea Trails and Camp Wi-Wo-Ca. In addition, you can use your hard-earned Dough toward either of the Adventure Abroad or Adventure At Home GSSGC-sponsored travel destinations. ADVENTURE ABROAD Set sail for … Continue reading Cookie & Nutty Cards expire on June 6! Use your Dough to explore the great, big world!

GIRL SPEAK: Cozette’s 2013 Costa Rican adventure with Girl Scouts!

By Cozette, Girl Scout The summer of 2013 was one of the most exciting summers I have ever experienced. In July I traveled to Costa Rica with Girl Scouts from all over the country. This was my first time going out of the country without my parents and the only reason I was able to do so was because I was going with the Girl … Continue reading GIRL SPEAK: Cozette’s 2013 Costa Rican adventure with Girl Scouts!

Destination Unknown: A Secret Weekend Adventure!

Destination Unknown Take off on a secret all girls weekend adventure to an unknown destination with all your Girl Scout and non-Girl Scout friends; led by trained camp counselors.  Where are we going?  Well that is a secret, but to give you some hints… We will be traveling less than 200 miles; cityscapes and natural views; indoor and outdoor experiences; multiple modes of transport including … Continue reading Destination Unknown: A Secret Weekend Adventure!