Care Care with Geico

Saturday, March 7, 2015

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

GEICO Office in Getzville, New York

For Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador Girl Scouts

With the help of Geico staff, come earn your Car Care badge in one day! You will have the opportunity to learn car maintenance skills such as how to change a tire and use jumper cables. You'll also gain a better understanding of how to stay safe on the road and learn what to do in an emergency. After the day, you will be well on your way to being ready to hit the road. Badge and lunch are included. Register today on eBiz. The deadline to regsiter is February 27, 2015.

 

2015 Leadership Breakfast Series

Friday, March 13, 2015

Rochester Riverside Convention Center

123 East Main Street, Rochester, New York

8:00 a.m.

“Importance of Attracting Young Women to STEM Career Fields”

Keynote Address Given by Liesl Folks, Ph.D.

Liesl Folks

Dr. Folks is the first female dean of the University at Buffalo School of Engineering & Applied Sciences. She is one of six women who serve as engineering deans at institutes of higher learning. Her expertise is in nanotechnology and magnetisim, and she came to the U.S. in 1997 to work for IBM's Almaden Research Center in Slicon Valley. Today, she holds 14 U.S. patents and has authored more than 50 peer-reviewed papers. She has collaborated with scientists from various universities, including Rochester Institute of Technology and Oxford University.

Purchase your ticket or table today by clicking here!

Interested in supporting girls in your community by being a sponsor? Review the sponsorship opportunities packet and secure your sponsorship today by clicking here.

Questions may be directed to Eileen Hettich at Eileen.Hettich@gswny.org or 716-935-6030.

 

 

Girl Scouts Fight Hunger 

April 1 - May 1, 2015


Help fight hunger in our communities while earning the Girl Scouts of Western New York’s Girl Scouts Fight Hunger patch. Be part of this council-wide effort to combat hunger through knowledge, awareness, and a food drive to support the Food Bank of Western New York and Foodlink.

 

Step 1: Discover and Connect With your troop, your family, or on your own, participate in an activity to discover and connect to the issue. Below are some example activities.

Step 2: Take Action Throughout the month of April, collect donations to support the Food Bank of Western New York and Foodlink. Drop off donations to any Girl Scouts of Western New York Service Center.

 

Click here for more details.

 

STEM-a-palooza

Saturday, April 18, 2015

1 to 4 p.m.

Al Sigl Center, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620

For All Age Levels

Join your fellow Girl Scouts to explore the fun worlds of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Girls will spend time visiting STEM hands-on activity stations presented by female role models who currently work in a STEM career. The cost is $10 per girl  and the deadline to register is Friday, April 2. Sign up on eBiz today! Not yet a Girl Scout? We still hope you'll join us! Email programs@gswny.org to learn more.

 

2015 Women of Distinction

Thursday, September 17, 2015

5:30 p.m.

Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew, New York

The public is invited to GSWNY's signature fundraising event! Nominations for Women of Distinction Awards and applications for girl roles are being accepted now through April 15. Click here to view the Women of Distinction page and access forms and applications.