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In Honor of All Who Served

Girl Scout Photos and Stories  In Honor of All Who Served... The Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital has some stories to share of our girls honoring, learning about... more

In the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

What you can do     What challenging times it has been for people on the East Coast—and for Girl Scouting. Many people remain displaced and in shelters, while others... more

Girl Scout Day at the Newseum

Registration open    Girl Scouts Get the Scoop- Day at the Newseum The Newseum offers an exciting look at the role journalism plays in society.  Girl Scouts... more

Girl Scout Step Teams Wanted

Sign up your troop today Stomp, Stomp, Clap, Clap It’s that time of year again! Team registration is now open. We are looking for your troop to perform this year at the DC... more

Congratulations Lidia Soto-Harmon

Women Who Mean Business    Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital congratulates all the 2012 Women Who Mean Business Including our CEO, Lidia Soto-Harmon Read Article from... more

Children's Toy Drive

Help Make the Holidays Brighter   Join Girl Scouts of the Nation’s Capital and give a gift of a new and unwrapped toy to the WHUR Radio Children’s Toy Drive. Drop off the... more

Girl Scouts do a World of Good

Highlights      Read some of the inspirational stories of good work of Girl Scouts. For more good news... World of Good Archives November World of... more

Girl Scout Teens

Board Member Applications Due January 1, 2013 Be a Teen Member of the GSCNC Board of Directors  Who :     Girl Scouts in the ninth,... more

Girl Scout CEO Lidia Soto-Harmon

Receives Mujer Award from NHLI   The National Hispana Leadership Institute will present two outstanding Latina leaders with its annual Mujer Award at the Executive Leadership... more

Girl Scouts Deliver Toys

Support WHUR Radio Toy Drive    Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital supported WHUR 96.3’s annual Children’s Toy Drive this year, by collecting new... more

Donate Your Unwanted Car

Support Girl Scouts     Getting rid of an old car, boat, or motor home? Support local Girl Scouts by donating your vehicle to Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s... more

January Area Meetings

For Capital Volunteers     Four times a year, at Area Meetings, Service Unit Managers, Trainers and Association Chairs gather together to receive council wide updates from... more

Donate Your Unwanted Car

Support Girl Scouts    Getting rid of an old car, boat, or motor home? Support local Girl Scouts by donating a vehicle to Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital.... more

Girls World Expo

Special ticket offer for Girl Scouts  The one-day, fun-filled Expo where young women have an opportunity to explore different college and career choices with the help of mentors and... more

Our Annual Report

Celebrating 100 Years    Open publication more

Ready for Summer Camp

Programs and dates online Parent Information Session A great way to learn more about the Sleep Away Camp experience! Date: January 13, 2013 Location: Camp Potomac... more

Girl Scout Cookies Season Is Here

Read Blog         Visit our blog:      What videos of our Cookie... more

Charitable Gifts

What the new law means    We have exciting news! As you know, Congress just passed the President has signed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 into law. This... more

Girls World Expo

Slideshow      The Washington DC Girls World Expo was held Saturday January 5, 2013 at the Washington Convention Center from 11am-4pm. The one-day, fun-filled Expo... more

Why I Sell Cookies

Hear from a Girl Scout Cookie Spokesperson     Visit our blog: Girl Scout Cookies are on sale... more

Daisy Troop 5474 Wins NPLD Photo Contest

In Celebration of National Public Lands Day Daisy Troop 5474 Wins 2nd place in NPLD Photo Contest... more

Follow us on Pinterest and Instagram

Share your Girl Scout Activities   The Girl Scout Council of The Nation’s Capital is now on Instagram and Pinterest. Please follow us on Instagram- @GSCNC and tag... more

GSCNC Held 3 National Cookie Sleepovers

Check out all the fun The National Cookie Sleepover was January 12, 2014 at Camp Winona, Camp Brighton Woods, and Camp Crowell. more

How to Participate in Presidential Inauguration

 Ways to Celebrate MLK JR Service Day Ten Ways to Celebrate the Inaugural Girl Scouts Celebrate MLK JR  National Day of Service This year the Presidential Inauguration... more

GSCNC Art Contest

Soaring into the Next Century   The Girl Scout Council presents its 2013 Art Contest. The theme for the art contest is “ Soaring into the Next Century”.  ... more

Girl Scout Cookies

On Sale Now! Knock, knock, whose there? Girl Scouts are now taking orders for Girl Scout Cookies.            Girl Scout Cookies are on... more

Happy New Year!

Office and Shop Closings   GSCNC Offices will be closed on January 1st. Girl Scout Shops CLOSED       December 29, 2012 –... more

Weather Related Office Closings 12/26/12

The following Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital offices are closed on Wednesday, December 26 due to inclement weather: Frederick, MD Manassas, VA Martinsburg, WV All... more

Our Year in Retrospect

As 2012 comes to an end  we look back and reflect on the good times we enjoyed at Girl Scouts. Girl Scouts and volunteers enjoyed Girl Scout Centennial events such as Girl Scouts... more

Girl Scout Offices and Shops are Closed

Thursday, December 6    GSCNC Offices, the Main Shop and Martinsburg Shop will be closed for an all staff meeting and holiday party. Complete Mini Shop schedules are available... more

Local Girl Scout Wins

GSUSA PSA Contest Winner   Congratulations Hareem, Girl Scout Senior from Sterling, VA, one of two winners of  the GSUSA "Dear Mr. President" PSA contest. Hareem’s winning... more

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Calling All Patch Princesses!

Provide Patch Program Pointers!   Have you worked on a GSCNC patch program? Then we want to hear from you! We are looking to our members - that's you! - to let us know which patches... more

Annual Giving

Rosa’s Story: Donate to SHARE today! Read why guest blogger, Mary Sprague, gives to SHARE At this special time of year, thank you for recognizing the important... more

Share the Nutcracker Experience with your troop

Special Girl Scout Tickets on Sale The Classical Ballet Theatre presents The Nutcracker Ballet           Nov 24, 2012 - Nov 25, 2012... more

Happy Thanksgiving

Wishing our members a safe and happy holiday season. GSCNC offices and shops will be closed at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25th. We will re-open on Monday,... more

Get Financially Fit

Participate in the Capital One Challenge What is the Financial Fitness Challenge? GSCNC’s Capital One Financial Fitness Challenge empowers Girl Scouts of all levels to build... more

Girl Scout Day at State Department

UN International Day of the Girl Child  On October 10, 2012, in recognition of the United Nations International Day of the Girl Child, over 150 Girl Scouts from the Girl Scout Council of... more

Financing My Dreams:

Cadette Challenge    On October 17, 2012 Cadettes challenged themselves at the Capital One Headquarters for a Financial Fitness Challenge. Girl Scouts and their leaders... more

October is National Bully Awareness Month

Read post from CEO Lidia Soto-Harmon  National Bully Prevention Month is the perfect opportunity for Girl Scout Cadette leaders to learn more about the aMAZE Journey. Girls can learn... more

Have what it takes to be a Cookie Media Spokesperson?

Sign up today      Do you enjoy being photographed? Are you comfortable talking to reporters? Do you have a good cookie story? If you have answered yes, then you... more

A World of Good Campaign

Nominate a Girl Scout or a Troop Today             What can a girl do? A World of Good      Girl Scouts do a World of Good is our... more

Happy Birthday Juliette Gordon Low

A Day Dedicated to Girl Scout’s Founder On Halloween, a day that many associate with ghosts and spirits of the past, Girl Scouts the world over celebrate the life of their founder... more

Capitalk Newsletter

Available Now     Keep up with all the new exciting information our council has to share with our CapiTalk Newsletter.     CapiTalk is our... more

Girl Scouts of the USA

New York Headquarters Closed  Please be advised that due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, GSUSA Headquarters will be closed for the remainder of the week. As long as power is... more

Spring Core Camp

Has Your Girl Scout Troop Experienced Camp? Camping is a great way for girls to explore leadership, build skills, and develop a deep appreciation for nature. Whether... more

Smithsonian Celebrates Juliette Gordon Low's Birthday

Special Girl Scout Programs October 27-28 The Smithsonian is proud to celebrate 100 years of Girl Scouting and continue the celebration with special birthday programs offered October... more

GSCNC Offices and Shops Open on Wednesday

UPDATED: October 30, 2012  6:00 pm Our guidelines follow the Federal Government operating status for adverse weather conditions. Federal Government offices will be open on... more

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