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Girl Scouts are making a difference

– and making headlines –

in their communities and around the world.

Every day, Girl Scouts are creating positive change and inspiring others with their dedication and inventiveness. From writing and producing a documentary on eating disorders to creating a physical education curriculum for students with multi-disabilities, Girl Scouts are getting attention for their outstanding service. Find out what Girl Scouts across the country are doing and spread the news.

Media Inquiries

Kenya Yarbrough
Director of Marketing
Headquarters
626-677-2266 Direct
626-677-2466 Fax

801 S. Grand Avenue, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90017-4621
kyarbrough@girlscoutsla.org

Melanie Larsen
Communications Manager
Headquarters
626-677-2339 Direct
626-677-2539 Fax

801 S. Grand Avenue, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90017-4621
mlarsen@girlscoutsla.org


Press Releases

December 2014 - At Dec. 10 event, Girl Scouts announced sobering facts about California girls: State ranks 29th in terms of girls' well-being; ToGetHerThere Luncheon raises $450,000 for girl leadership development programs

November 2014 - Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles announces 2014 ToGetHerThere Luncheon honorees and featured speakers

November 2014 - Girl Scouts hosts robotics competition, launches FIRST® Lego League Affiliate Partnership, Nov. 22

November 2014 - 100 accomplished LA Girl Scouts selected as Emerging Leaders for Prestigious ToGetHerThere Luncheon, Dec. 10

October 2014 - New Girl Scout pulse poll finds girls have interest in politics but reluctant to pursue civic career

October 2014 - 2014 Invent it. Build it. Media Alert

October 2014 - 2014 Family Fit Fair Media Alert

September 2014 - GSGLA calls for new members and volunteers

July 2014 - Girls engineer robots at Girl Scout camp and beyond

June 2014 - A record 343 girls earn Girl Scouts' highest honor, the Girl Scout Gold Award

May 2014 - First-Ever Girl Scout Troop to Compete in Nation's Largest Youth Rocketry Contest

April 2014 - Girl Scouts Collect Nearly 24,000 lbs of food for annual Feed Your Neighbor Food Drive & Service Saturday

March 2014 - LA Celeb Stylist Selected as National Winner of Year Supply of Girl Scout Cookies!

March 2014 - Last Chance to Buy Girl Scout Cookies

February 2014 - 3.25 Million Boxes of Girl Scout Cookies Landing in Greater Los Angeles

Feburary 2014 - National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend

January 2014 - A Guide to the 2014 Girl Scout Cookie Season in LA

January 2014 - Fifty Gold Award Girl Scouts March in the Tournament of Roses Parade

December 2013 - Girl Scouts Build Robots, Compete in Regional Championship

December 2013 - Watts Girl Scout Troop, Sponsored by LAPD and HACLA, Celebrate Year Two at Grape Street Elementary

December 2013 - GSGLA Robotics Teams Compete in Regional Tournament

October 2013 - GSGLA Hosts Girltopia: Largest Expo for Girls in the World at LA Convention Center

October 2013 - Girl Scout Named 2014 Rose Queen

September 2013 - Girl Scouts Welcome Home Beloved Troop Leader from Afghanistan

 

Media Coverage

December 2014 - TV Host Robin McGraw honored by Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles as nonprofit's ToGetHerThere Luncheon (KCAL 9/CBS 2) 

November 2014 - Lego League gives girls a pathway into science - GSGLA robotics teams (La Canada Outlook)

November 2014 - Finding out who's FIRST - GSGLA robotics teams (Crescenta Valley Weekly)

November 2014 - The glory of the Girl Scouts (Los Angeles Downtown News Editorial Board)

November 2014 - Did you know Downtown LA has four Girl Scout troops? (Los Angeles Downtown News)

November 2014 - 100 accomplished LA Girl Scouts selected as Emerging Leaders for Dec. 10 ToGetHerThere Luncheon (Monrovia Weekly & Sierra Madre Weekly)

October 2014 - Troop 18486 shares information about their Girl Scout Silver Award project (KIIS FM interview)

August 2014 - Girl Scouts work to come in 'FIRST' in international robotics challenge (Glendale News Press)

July 2014 - Cerritos Girl Scouts revamp library for Long Beach City College's child development center (Long Beach Press-Telegram)

July 2014 - Girl Scouts help florists bring smiles to area veterans (CBS 2)

June 2014 - Girl Scout takes bite out of cookie biz (Barbie blog)

June 2014 - KNX Hero of the Week: Girl Scout Gold Awardee Rebecca Boisclair (KNX Radio)

June 2014 - Golden Girls: 15 San Pedro girls Girl Scouts' highest honor (San Pedro Today)

June 2014 - Report in Chinese about the Girl Scout Gold Award (New Tang Dynasty Television)

June 2014 - Interview with GSGLA Gold Awardee and high school valedictorian (NPR)

May 2014 - Column One: In Watts, a Girl Scout uniform levels playing field for young girls (LA Times)

May 2014 - These teenage girls are ready to change the male-dominated aerospace industry (The National Journal)

April 2014 - Community Review: Girl Scouts chat with Josefa Salinas about why Girl Scouting is important today and how to join as a volunteer (Hot 92.3 FM)

April 2014 - National Volunteer Month: Key Girl Scout Volunteer honored by Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles (Palisadian Post)

April 2014 - Girl Scouts ban 'bossy' (Collide Magazine, Azusa Pacific University)

April 2014 - Scouting the future: USC Students start a Girl Scout troop at Compton Avenue Elementary (NBC4)

April 2014 - Girl Scouts exemplify LAPD outreach to public housing (NBC4)

March 2014 - Sheryl Sandberg's #BanBossy Campaign: Watching a master at work (LA Times)

February 2014 - Girl Scout Cookies arrive in LA by the truckload: Hear why they are important for tomorrow's future leaders (KNX 1070 News Radio/CBS Radio)

February 2014 - 13 ideas to eat up those Girl Scout Cookies (LA Times)

February 2014 - It's National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend! Girl Scouts talk cookie trivia (KTLA5)

February 2014 - Kid-tested, mother-approved: Collaboration with Girls in Tech and GSGLA (Technovation Challenge blog)

February 2014 - Girl Scouts: The latest tool to battle gangs (Fox11)

February 2014 - Area Girl Scouts distribute cookies (La Canada Valley Sun)

January 2014 - Meet the Girl Scout gurus: Leaders of the largest girl-led business in the world (Palisadian Post)

December 2013 - Girl Scouts confront shifting US demographics; GSGLA troop in Downtown L.A. highlighted (Al Jazeera America)

December 2013 - More than 60 Girl Scouts participate in investiture ceremony in Watts; troop sponsored by LAPD and HACLA (ABC7)

December 2013 - Girl Powered: GSGLA robotics teams compete in FLL regional tournaments, aspire to be engineers (CBS2/KCAL9)

November 2013 - Inspiring conference for girls hosted by GSGLA (KTLA5)

October 2013 - Girl Scouts talk about designing wearable technology and building robots for Girltopia 2013 (KTLA5)

October 2013 - Girl Scouts talk Girltopia and Sledge Grits band performs (K-EARTH 101 FM)

September 2013 - Girl Scout leader back home from Afghanistan (ABC7)

April 2013 - GSGLA work with Women in Gaming, International to create Girl Scout Video Game Design Patch Program (NBC News)

April 2013 - Girl Scouts will "Be Prepared" to create video games (Forbes)

 

Latest Newsletters

Great News! - GSGLA's monthly membership e-newlsetter

Great Friends!Monthly news for GSGLA's supporters

 

PSAs 

February 2014 - Girl Scout Cookie Gift of Caring promos (Go Country 105)

 

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