Local Girl Scouts Participate in "Ban Bossy" Program

13WHAM | April 10, 2014

A local Girl Scout troop participated in a "Ban Bossy" program Wednesday evening. The program is designed to help encourage young girls to examine their own behaviors and learn to lead in challenging situations.

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Girl Scout Cookie Program

WKBW AM Buffalo | February 14, 2014

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Girl Scout Cookie Season

WROC TV | January 15, 2014

"Girl Scout Cookie season is underway across Western New York. Cheyenne Zaremba, who has been a Girl Scout for 11 years, and Mary Jo Brown, the Vice President of Sales at the Girl Scouts of Western New York, discussed the annual cookie campaign Wednesday on News 8 at Noon."

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Girl Scouts Establish 'Be a Friend First' National Program to Battle Bullying

Post-Journal.com | October 18, 2013

"Whispering behind another girl's back. STarting hurtful rumors. Ecluding others from your group of friends. Posting a mean comment on someone's Instagram profile. The list of examples could go on."

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Girl Scouts Need More Volunteers

Rochester.YNN.com | October 2, 2013

"Many people know them for their cookies, but members from Girl Scouts of Western New York say the experience is much more."

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Girl Scouts Looking for New Members

RochesterHomepage.net | October 1, 2013

"The Girl Scouts are pushing to recruit new members and adult volunteers."

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Girl Scout Mentors Honored for Community Contribution

WKBW.com | September 24, 2013

"The Girl Scouts of Western New York honored nine local women for their contributions to the community and for mentoring girls."

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Learning to Lead: Girl Scouts a Big Part of Life For Teen, Mother

Post-Journal.com | September 22, 2013

"Seventeen-year-old Holly Eliason has been a Girl Scout since she was 5 years old. The senior at Sherman Central School admits it wasn't always the coolest thing to do, but it was one of the most important."

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Local Girl Scouts aim at world record

WHEC.com | September 15, 2013

"Some Spencerport area Girl Scouts are going for a world record in an attempt to help out a local food bank."

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Another Voice: Organization helps its young members become leaders

BuffaloNews.com | August 14, 2013

"As I watched the news, it is becoming ever more disturbing to see the decisions that today's youth are making, specficially young girls. Risky behaviors, bullying, self-objectification and fighting are growing among girls."

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Daybreak Visits a Girl Scout Camp

WGRZ, Buffalo | July 15, 2013

"All the Girl Scouts from Camp Seven Hills were up early to ride horses, sing songs, and even ride the zip line. Daybreak woke up the girls and talked about the property in the Holland/Sardinia area, which is available for rent."

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Girl Scout Silver Award recipient brings smiles to foster-care children

Cattaraugus County United Way Community Day Newspaper | June 7, 2013

"No matter the circumstances, entering foster care is difficult for a child. As a former foster child from Cattaraugus County, Bonnie Thaine understood the challenges these children face when entering foster care."

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Girl Scout Zumbathon

CatholicCourier.com | May 18, 2013

"Girl Scout Troop 60040 hosted a Zumbathon May 18 at Good Shepherd School to collected food and clothing for migrant families."

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The Girl Scouts reinvent tacos

Winging It! | May 27, 2013

"Tacos are a favorite Mexican food, but what about tacos in a bag? The Girl Scouts joined Winging It! in the kitchen to show us this quick, easy and fun way to make tacos! The girls also discussed the upcoming camps happening this summer."

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Irondequoit Girl Scout Unit wins prestigious President's Award

Terra Osterling, Irondequoit Post | May 23, 2013

"The Girl Scouts’ Irondequoit Service Unit received the prestigious Girl Scouts of Western New York President’s Award last month."

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Rush-Henrietta senior educates peers on texting and driving

Megan DeMarco, Democrat and Chronicle | April 18, 2013

"A Kentucky resident, (Wil Craig) came to Rush-Henrietta as part of senior Tori Mangino’s Gold Award Girl Scout project to educate her peers about texting and driving."
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Hamburg Teen Earns Girl Scouts' Highest Honor

Kevin O'Neill, WGRZ | April 9, 2013

"When a 16 year old Hamburg girl chose her project to earn the highest honor from the Girl Scouts, she worked on something close to her heart."
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Girl Scouts in Irondequoit gather supplies for those in need

WHEC | February 23, 2013

"Some young Girl Scouts in Irondequoit spent Saturday serving up some free lunch and helping out a good cause at the same time."
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