GIRL REPORT | Comic Con Meets Girl Scouts: Making Your Own Superwoman!

By Alyssa T. Senior Girl Reporter Almost every Japanese culture or comic fan knows about Comic Con, the convention where hundreds of comic-readers, cosplayers (costume role-players), and anime fanatics come together in one place to converse, meet their idols, and buy amazing, exotic merchandise. Comic Cons happen just about anywhere somebody organizes them, from Manhattan, New York to San Diego, California! Palm Spring’s first annual … Continue reading GIRL REPORT | Comic Con Meets Girl Scouts: Making Your Own Superwoman!

Career Opportunity for Coachella Valley & Palm Springs Senior Scouts

Hello Everyone!  We are excited to announce the first in a series of Wells Fargo job fairs coming to the Inland Empire where the company will be looking for career candidates. The job fair will be Thursday, February 19th  at the Wells Fargo Indio Store with prior online registration required. This opportunity is only for the Coachella Valley and Palm Springs area at this time. Please contact … Continue reading Career Opportunity for Coachella Valley & Palm Springs Senior Scouts

A busy day for Troop 74 and Troop 1744 – girls tour the hospital, make pizza, and meet City Council members in a single day!

Think you’ve had a busy day? Well, check out what Low Desert Girl Scout Troops 74 and 1744 accomplished in a single day! The Girl Scouts began their day at Desert Regional Hospital in Palm Springs. There, they met two nurses from the Emergency Room who took them on hospital tour. The girls learned more about how the CT Scanner, MRI machine, and radiology department … Continue reading A busy day for Troop 74 and Troop 1744 – girls tour the hospital, make pizza, and meet City Council members in a single day!

GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Amanda partners with local organizations to found Volunteen.net, a volunteer resource website for teens in her local community!

“My goal was to make an online community to encourage teens to partner with local organizations. I think teens will volunteer more if they had the resources to encourage them.” – Amanda The Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council would like to congratulate Amanda Jayasekara, 17, a Palm Springs High School student and Girl Scout on her earning her Gold Award. The Gold Award is … Continue reading GOLD AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Amanda partners with local organizations to found Volunteen.net, a volunteer resource website for teens in her local community!

Who’s ready for BIG Expo? Exciting entertainment and exhibitors at the grand finale!

Annual Believe In Girls Expo Finale Has Star Entertainment and Exciting Exhibitors More than 3,700 people are expected to attend the Believe in Girls Expo, a premier annual event for all girls in the Inland Empire and Coachella Valley on Saturday January 11, 2014. Hosted by Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council, the B.I.G. Expo showcases more than 120,000 square feet of activities, vendors, exhibitors … Continue reading Who’s ready for BIG Expo? Exciting entertainment and exhibitors at the grand finale!

WATCH: Just how big is the B.I.G. Expo? Allisyn and Audrey explain!

Audrey Whitby and Allisyn Ashley Arm, along with your favorite stars from the Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, and ABC Family will be at the BIG Expo Finale to celebrate all that’s awesome about being a girl! This is an exclusive convention just for girls of all ages! Girl Scouts and non-Girl Scouts are invited to join in on the fun! The Believe In Girls Expo will … Continue reading WATCH: Just how big is the B.I.G. Expo? Allisyn and Audrey explain!

Cathedral City Girl Scout creates sustainable project for city!

From MyDesert.com Amanda Jayasekara’s Girl Scout sash is covered in more than 25 patches she’s received over the years for everything from learning important survival and life skills to volunteering and participating in activities like a father-daughter skate date. The junior at Palm Springs High School doesn’t have much room left for patches, but does have a spot reserved for her “gold pin.” “I have … Continue reading Cathedral City Girl Scout creates sustainable project for city!

Top 10 reasons to go to the 2014 B.I.G. Expo!

Guess what? The Believe In Girls Expo is just around the corner! Tickets are now available to purchase online. You can buy individual tickets or registration for your entire troop! 1.   Be a part of the biggest, boldest, best B.I.G. Expo ever! This is the final year for the Believe In Girls Expo, so you won’t want to miss it! 2.  Participate in the … Continue reading Top 10 reasons to go to the 2014 B.I.G. Expo!