It happens only once every three years, but Camporee 2015 was worth the wait with horseback riding, hiking, a Dutch oven cooking contest, and outdoor adventures with all of our friends at Trefoil Ranch!
20 Jun 2015
13 May 2015
Girl Scouts is excited to announce a partnership with the National Park Service to launch the “Girl Scout Ranger Program,” a joint venture connecting girls with National Park Service sites throughout the United States, including monuments, seashores, and urban sites.
Through the program, girls can participate in a variety of organized educational or outdoor service projects. Additionally, Girl Scouts may design their own project that aligns with their Girl Scout Journey experience, various badge activities, or a Take Action (“highest award”) project. Girls who successfully complete projects will be awarded certificates from the National Park Service and Girl Scout patches.
“Providing girls with access to the outdoors is one of the cornerstones of the Girl Scout mission,” said Anna Maria Chávez, CEO of GSUSA. “Through terrific partnerships and programs like the Girl Scout Ranger Program, we offer girls a chance to engage in outdoor activities that encourage a healthy, active lifestyle and a respect for the environment. We are proud to be teaming up with the National Park Service to help more Girl Scouts in more places experience everything the outdoors has to offer.”
Girls and troops who wish to participate in the Girl Scout Ranger Program can visit the National Park Service website to locate a park (“Find Your Park”) near their home. There, they can also explore the history of the park and learn about its natural and cultural resources. Troop leaders a...
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Don't miss out! Register now for the 2016 membership year by June 30. Incentives include:
A fun patch for Girls!
Troop leaders with at least five girls and two adults registered before June 30 will receive a Girl Scout lanyard.
Girl Scout Communities with 60% of their troops registered before June 30 will receive an official Girl Scouts of Utah lawn sign. Plus a New Incentive! Register 80% of troops by June 30 and community will receive a certificate good for up to $200 towards a Never the Same Weekend rental.*
*Restrictions: Certificate to be applied October, 2015 –September, 2016. At least five girls and two adults must be registered.
Elegibility requirements: Troop Financial Reports must be submitted to the Community Finance Representative at the time of renewal in order to be eligible for renewal incentives.