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Dell Powering the Possibilities

Girl Scouts Create Videos    The Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital is a Dell Powering the Possible grantee. Powering the Possible is Dell’s...

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JLNV Named Girl Scout Council CEO

Woman of Vision        Woman of Vision Award On May 2, 2013 the Junior League of Northern Virginia (JLNV) honored Lidia Soto-Harmon, ...

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Hard Rock Cafe Supports Girl Scouts

Special lunch menu and collectable pins Hard Rock Café DC and Girl Scout Nation’s Capital have teamed up for a good cause - Girl Scouts. Try the special $19.00 pre-fix lunch...

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Girl Scout Council CEO Named

Washington Top Power Players

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Girl Scouts Go High Adventure

At Camp Coles Trip     Girls love high adventure and they found lots of it last weekend at Girl Scout Camp Coles Trip. Area C, which includes the city of Alexandria,...

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Offices and Shops Closed

May 3, 2013       Our Offices and shops will be closed May 3, 2013 for our All Staff Meeting/Staff Enrichment Seminar. We apologize for any inconvenience. Our...

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Women of Distinction

Nominate a woman from the Eastern Panhandle The Shenandoah Region is encouraging businesses, organizations and individuals to nominate an outstanding woman for the 2013 Women...

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Hard Rock Cafe Girl Scout Collectable Pins

Support SHARE campaign    Hard Rock Café DC and Girl Scout Nation’s Capital have teamed up to introduce four collectible pins. Two dollars from the sale of each...

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More Highlights from our Annual Meeting

Watch Road to Rock the Mall   The Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital held its Annual Meeting on Saturday April 13, 2013 at the Lansdowne Conference Center in Leesburg,...

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Father/Daughter Boot Camp at Ft. Belvoir

Not your average sweetheart dance   On Saturday April 20, 2013 Service Unit 53-5 held it’s annual Father/Daughter Bootcamp event at Soldiers Park on Fort Belvoir Military Base in...

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Girl Scouts Spend Day on Capitol Hill

Take Your Daughter to Work Day   On Thursday, April 25, 2013, Girl Scouts spent the day on Capitol Hill shadowing a member of Congress for "Take Your Daughter to Work Day." This...

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Highlights from our Annual Meeting?

See highlights from event    The Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital held its Annual Meeting on Saturday April 13, 2013 at the Lansdowne Conference Center in Leesburg,...

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Girl Scouts Release New Study

Having it All - girls and financial literacy Summary (PDF) Read more from GSUSA Capital One Financial Fitness Challenge

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Read Newest Edition of Capitalk!

Newsletter for Girl Scout Families   Keep up with news from our Council: Capitalk is our membership newsletter, distributed electronically. Read the letter from our CEO Lidia...

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National Volunteer Week

Thank you to all our Volunteers Read Our Blog

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What's in your closet?

Share Your Girl Scout Memorabilia Visit the Girl Scout Memorabilia Road Show at the Council’s Annual Meeting Who : Girl Scout Members  When : Saturday, April 13,...

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Are you Registered for the Annual Meeting?

Register today!     Are you registered for the Annual Meeting? This year’s Annual Meeting “Soaring Into the Next Century” will be held on April...

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MAKERS: Women Who Make America

Featuring GSUSA CEO Anna Maria Chávez MAKERS: Women Who Make America tells the remarkable story of the most sweeping social revolution in American history, as women have asserted their...

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Girl Scout Council Nation's Capital

50 th Anniversary As our council celebrates its 50 th anniversary, it is important to remember our rich history, our proud traditions and our enduring commitment to girls. Girl...

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Patches Retiring Soon!

March 31 Purchase Deadline     Mark Your Calendars-Retiring Patches Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital is retiring some of our council patches in 2013.  The...

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National Women's History Month

Dept. of Justice Celebrates Women in STEM Women Inspiring Innovation through Imagination: Celebrating Women in STEM On March 19, 2013, Girl Scout Troop 2296 participated in the...

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Girl Scouts visit the White House for SoSTEM

State of STEM Event       SoSTEM at the White House February 13, 2013 was the first-ever White House State of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (SoSTEM) event,...

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World Thinking Day

Girls think globally     World Thinking Day Each year on February 22, World Thinking Day , girls participate in activities, games, and projects with global themes to honor...

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Girl Scouts Day at Newseum

Explore journalism and role of media   Saturday February 16, 2013 was Girl Scout Day at the Newseum. The Girl Scout  Council of the Nation’s Capital...

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Girl Scout Day at the Air and Space Museum

Register today!     Come and explore exciting science activities during the Girl Scout Day at the National Air & Space Museum, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy...

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Girl Scout Centennial Commemorative Coins

Available February 28, 2013    2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Silver Dollar The Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Commemorative Coin Act, signed...

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Girl Scouts on Capitol Hill

Congressional Aide Visibility Day   Congressional Aide Visibility Day On February 27, 2013 Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors met on Capitol Hill for...

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America Saves Week

Earn a Financial Literacy Badge   America Saves Week is February 25- March 1 Girl Scouts lets get Financially Fit! Take the Financial Fitness Challenge...

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Women's History Month

GS Celebrate Women in History   March is Women's History Month, a time to celebrate the accomplishments of women who have made significant accomplishments in our world. Visit...

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Girls+Girl Scouts=

High Academic Achievement   The Girl Scout mission is to develop girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Through the Girl Scout Leadership...

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DC Girl Scout Step Showcase

Congratulations to all the Steppers  Girl Scout DC Step Showcase The Girl Scout DC Step Showcase was a huge success. Nine teams from the District of...

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Winner GS Facebook Cookie Recipe

Samoa Treats!      The winner of the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital Facebook cookie recipe contest is Ariel Oandasan from Gainesville, VA for...

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Happy Birthday Bobby Lerch!

First President of our Council turns 103 Gertrude "Bobby" Lerch turned 103 on March 11, one day before the Girl Scouts' 101 st Birthday! Read Proclamation honoring Bobby...

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President's Circle Dinner Honors

Jan Verhage Receives Officers' Award   On Friday, March 8, 2013, the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital held its annual President’s Circle Dinner. The event honors all...

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Keys to Leadership Conference

An inclusion Conference    On Saturday, March 9, 2013, the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital held its annual Keys to Leadership Conference. Keys to Leadership...

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Looking For Girl Scout cookies?

Find a Girl Scout Cookie Booth Near You Looking to purchase your favorite Girl Scout Cookies? Find a Girl Scout cookie booth here: Free Cookie Locator mobile app!...

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National Women's History Month

59 million Girl Scout Alumnae Throughout the month of March, Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital has highlighted prominent Girl Scout alumna for National Women’s History Month. With 59...

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World of Good Campaign

Read about the good work of our Girl Scouts Do you want to nominate a Girl Scout or troop who does a World of Good? Fill out this survey and we'll send you a certificate signed by CEO...

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Inclement Weather Closings and Delays

View listing for March 25, 2013   GSCNC Offices The Martinsburg is currently on a two hour delayed opening. Camps Due to inclement weather conditions, all spring...

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Martinsburg Office Closing at 4PM

The Martinsburg, WV office is closing at 4PM today March 18, 2013 due to inclement weather.

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Looking for Girl Scout Cookies?

This page is currently Under Construction. Please check back soon for updates. Find a Girl Scout Cookie Booth Near You Looking to purchase your favorite Girl Scout...

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Girl Scout Week

March 10-16 Girl Scout Week is celebrated each March, starting with Girl Scout Sunday and ending with Girl Scout Sabbath on a Saturday, and it always includes the Girl Scout Birthday,...

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Inclement Weather Closings and Delays

Offices and Shops Closed    GSCNC offices follow the Federal Government Operating Status for inclement weather. Our offices will be closed March 6, 2013. Council staff...

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Together Greening Project

Learn about Plastic Waste Challenge   In 2012, 15,038 plastic items (bottles and bags) were saved from going to the landfill during Girl Scouts Forever Green Plastic Waste...

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DC Step Showcase Performer Deadline

Participation registration closes February 7th Performer registration will close on February 7. We are looking for GSCNC troops of all ages to come up with unique routines and perform at...

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Forever Green Plastic Waste Challenge

Troops will begin February 1, 2013   In 2012, 15,038 plastic items (bottles and bags) were saved from going to the landfill during Girl Scouts Forever Green Plastic Waste Challenge....

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President's Circle Dinner

Support Girl Scouts and Attend   Donate $750 now to receive your invitation! The President's Circle Dinner, funded by a...

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Girl Scout Day at the Newseum

Invitation to Breakfast at Hard Rock Café Registration for Girl Scout Day at the Newseum is closed, but you can still purchase tickets at a discounted Girl Scout price of $10 by...

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Girl Scout do a "World of Good"

Nominate a Girl Scout for the World of Good Certificate   Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital salutes all of our girls for their dedication and service to their...

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Girl Scouts Salutes Black History Month

Featuring famous Girl Scout Alumnae February is a time for every American—including Girl Scouts—to join together in celebrating Black History Month. This is an opportunity for us to...

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