The inaugural "Leading Women Awards" fundraising event is Thursday, April 9, 2015 at Quidnessett Country Club in North Kingstown. Click here to purchase tickets, or click here to see the invitation. Our honorees are:
If you are interested in sponsoring the event, or if you know of a local business who would be, please email Jill Martens or call (401) 331-4500 x1304.
It's Cookie Season!
Girl Scout Cookies are on sale now! Enter your zipcode here or download the cookie locator app to find cookies near you. Don't know a #cookieboss? Call us at (401) 331-4500, and we'll connect you with a girl in your area!
We are selling Thin Mints, the most popular Girl Scout cookie, Peanut Butter Patties, Lemonades, Thanks-A-Lots, Caramel DeLites, Peanut Butter Sandwiches, Shortbread, and Cranberry Citrus Crisps for $4 per package. There is also a new variety to try this year - gluten free "Trios", a peanut butter oatmeal cookie nestled with chocolate chips, which is available at booth sales on a limited basis for $5 per package. Click here for a sample order form with more information and nutritional details.
Ever wondered where your $4 goes when you buy a box of cookies? Or maybe you were a Girl Scout when you were younger and want to know how to reconnect today.
Click here for answers to these FAQs & more!
Leaders: click here for the document in a printable Microsoft Word format so you can distribute them at booth sales!
This year girls have the option of participating in the new Digital Cookie platform. This enables Girl Scouts to reach out to customers who they might not be able to reach in-person by taking orders using a mobile app on a digital device. This method will enable credit card processing and direct shipping; girls can also send email invitations to family and friends asking them to visit her Digital Cookie website or to stop by her local cookie booth.
A hooide, backpack and polar bear stuffed animal...plus a bicycle for the top seller! Click here to see all of the incentives girls can earn!
Check out our Summer Camp Brochure to find out all the fun we have in store for this summer! We're accepting registration forms (click here for the forms en Español) by fax or mail, or register online!
The Spring Program Update is here! Click here for the guide, which includes February & April vacation programs, and more! You can register online, or if you prefer to use paper forms, click here for an individual registration form, or click here for a troop registration form.
New and revised GSSNE Council Patches and Program Boxes are now available!
Girls can earn Council patches while exploring special topics. Program boxes are available for troops to borrow that contain the curriculum, equipment and resources to delve into a variety of topics. Click here for a complete list & more details.
Amica donates to GSSNE
Lisa M. DeCubellis, right, a vice president in the claims department at Amica Insurance and chair of GSSNE's Board of Directors, presented a check for $75,000 in support of the capital campaign to fund the Girl Leadership Experience Center. Receiving the check, from left to right, are McKenna, a Daisy Girl Scout, Ginger Lallo, Senior Director of Fund Development, Product Sales and Marketing, and Neil M. Stamps, CEO.
In Her Shoes
Thank you to all who made In Her Shoes a great success, including the panelists, who shared their wisdom, advice and leadership journeys: Iris Carlomusto, Vice President of Marketing, Alex and Ani; Dr. Nancy Carriuolo, President, Rhode Island College; Marcia Coné, Founding CEO, Women's Fund of RI; Navyn Salem, Founder and Executive Director, Edesia; and Judge O. Rogeriee Thompson, federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Thank you also to NBC 10 reporter Cierra Putman, who served as emcee, Rhode Island College who hosted an altnerate viewing location, and the team at Tech 911 who helped to stream the event live!
Girl Scout Shop Winter Hours
The Girl Scout Shop at 500 Greenwich Avenue is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5:30pm and on Saturdays from 10am to 3pm.
The Friendship Shop at Camp Hoffman is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am to 2pm.