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Find out all about it by following the link to the survey: http://girlscoutsusa.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_4ToCInJFAWDVU21If the link doesn't work, copy and paste the URL into yourinternet browser.  The deadline is Wednesday, September 24, so please share NOW!


Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey opens the doors to truly enriching experiences: great adventures, helping the community, and hundreds of activities which develop values, self-esteem and skills to help you discover your potential.  Don’t delay, register TODAY!!!Re-Register today to...


Patricia Carroll named CEO of Girl Scouts Heart of New JerseyJune 09, 2014Contact:Bruno Tedeschi 908 591 3631 For Immediate ReleaseMontclair - Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey (GSHNJ) today announced it has selected Patricia Carroll as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO).Carroll, a lifelong New...


We did it!  Thanks to many of our supporters we met our Victoria Challenge grant.  We raised over $10,000 in new or increased funding!  Thank you for investing in girls.  You change the world!


Let’s Ban BossyWhat is the latest on the Girl Scout USA agenda? It’s the “Ban Bossy” campaign. Which would you rather be called, a Leader or Bossy?While most youth (82%) agree that girls and boys are equally good at being leaders, 52% also agree that “girls have...


GSHNJ Camp Surveys – Girl & AdultPlease take a moment to complete our GSHNJ Camp Survey.  Your feedback is important. Your input will be a vital part of the information that will be used by the Camp DeWitt Committee to develop the vision for Camp DeWitt. You are welcome to share this...


Thanks to a challenge grant from The Victoria Foundation, you have the opportunity to DOUBLE the value of your donation! To help GSHNJ continue in its efforts to diversify and broaden our donor base The Victoria Foundation will match up to $10,000 in new funding. Please help us reach our goal by...


eBiz and Cookie updateThe ebiz Support team ebiz@gshnj.org will be working through the weekend to link all girls to their troops before the February 18 deadline for the Cookie Sale. If you have an ebudde roster question/ addition you will receive a response to your email upon the completion...



If you have been in contact with the GSHNJ Membership Registration team about your registration, you will be eligible to sell during our Cookie Sale Program. Proof of contacting us includes:printed copy of email registration receipt orprinted copy of email sent to ebiz registration...






Please note: All council service centers and shops will operate on a 60minute delay (opening at 10am) TODAY, December 17th, due to inclement weather. Please plan accordingly. Thank you! 


Please note: All council service centers and shops will CLOSE at noon on Friday, December 13 for a staff in-service. Please plan accordingly. Thank you!


Please note: All council service centers and shops will be CLOSED today, December 10th, due to inclement weather. Please stay safe and plan accordingly. Thank you! 


Please note: All council service centers and shops will operate on a 90minute delay (opening at 10:30am) TODAY, December 9th, due to inclement weather. Please plan accordingly. Thank you! 


Please note: All GSHNJ Service Centers and Shops will be closed as of 3pm on Wednesday, November 27 in celebration of Thanksgiving. All Service Centers and Shops will remain closed Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29. Regularly scheduled hours will resume on Monday, December 2....


Please note: All Council Service Centers and Shops will be CLOSED Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 in celebration of Thanksgiving. Regularly scheduled hours will resume on Monday, December 2. Please plan accordingly. Thank you!



Please note all GSHNJ Service Centers and Shops will be CLOSED Monday, September 2, 2013 in honor of Labor Day. Regularly scheduled hours will resume Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Thank you!


ATTENTION TRAINING REGISTRANTS: Due to a system update, you may receive an outdated training acknowledgement. Please disregard any automated acknowledgements you receive on Monday, August 26, 2013. Please contact Cricket Cardozo via ccardozo@gshnj.org with any questions....



We had such a BLAST at Camplified enjoy the event photo album here.


Alert! Online registration will be undergoing an upgrade. Please expect the system to be down from from Friday, August 9th to Wednesday, August 14th.


Happy news! We just found out we'll have 200 tickets available for the American Idol Live! tour playing at the Prudential Center on  August 14th that we will be raffling off at Camplified. 



Lights, Camera and ACTION - Get up! Get active! Get healthy! Call-out for PSA submissions!


Be sure to check out Cablevision’s special edition Meet the Leaders with the Girl Scout Gold Award recipients from various councils throughout the state (including Heart of NJ). The program will air on Cablevision’s Local Programming Channels 78 and / or 118 on Sunday, July 14 through...


Please note our Central Service Center location will be closed July 8th through August 2nd as our staff will be out in the community serving girls. Please visit our East or West Service Center locations during our usual business hours. Please note our ALL of our brick and mortar shops are closed...


Please note: All GSHNJ Service Centers will be CLOSED Thursday, July 4 and Friday, July 5 for a technology upgrade. Regularly scheduled hours will resume Monday, July 8. 


GSUSA is looking for girl and adult volunteers from GSHNJ to participate in their upcoming photoshoot next weekend (Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30)! More information, including applications available here: http://bit.ly/100kLfN


PLEASE NOTE:  All of our council brick and mortar shops will be closed for the month of July for inventory. Check out our online shop via:  www.girlscoutshop.com  


The next National Council Session will be held in the fall of 2014 in Salt Lake City Utah. GSHNJ National Delegates will represent the council and may vote on a variety of motions as well as the proposed slates for National Board of Directors and National Board Development Committee. If you are...


All of our council shops will be closed for the month of July for inventory. With the addition of our robust online presence, we will also, during this time,  be evaluating future hours and services for the fall and beyond.  Please visit our convenient online shop at...




Please note: ALL GSHNJ Service Centers and Shops will be CLOSED Monday, May 27  for Memorial Day. Regularly scheduled Service Center and Shop hours will resume Tuesday, May 28, 2013. 


The next National Council Session will be held in the fall of 2014 in Salt Lake City Utah. GSHNJ National Delegates will represent the council and may vote on a variety of motions as well as the proposed slates for National Board of Directors and National Board Development Committee. If you are...


We are currently seeking bright, energetic applicants with positive, can-do attitudes who are looking for a professional career in membership recruitment, programming, outreach, fund development and human resources. Full list of opportunities here: http://bit.ly/gshnjcareers





Please note: ALL GSHNJ Service Centers and Shops will be CLOSED Wednesday, April 24  for a staff in-service day.Regularly scheduled Service Center and Shop hours will resume Thursday, April 25, 2013.



**Please note: All council service centers and shops will operate on a 90minute delay on Friday, March 8th due to inclement weather**



Mark Your Calendars for the Girl Scout Birthday Shop Sale on Tuesday, March 19th! ALL council shops will be open 9:00AM-5:00PMReceive 5% off your entire in-store purchase! Questions? Please contact Coleen Hay via chay@gshnj.org


Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan (GSHOM) is creating a huge quilt with a tile from each council in the country in remembrance of the 8 Daisy scouts who tragically lost their lives during the Sandy Hook School shooting. The quilt will be presented at a Camporee for the Service Unit in Connecticut this...


EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR Liberty Science Center Overnight: Due to the snowstorm on February 8th, this event has been rescheduled for the weekend of Mar. 1 -2. We are now able to re-open the registration to additional troops for this ever popular event. If interested please hurry as registration closes...




Please note: ALL GSHNJ Service Centers and Shops will be CLOSED Tuesday, Feb.12  for staff in-service day.Regularly scheduled Service Center and Shop hours will resume Wednesday, February 13, 2013.


Are you looking for an opportunity to help girls from ages 5-17 learn leadership skills? Do you have a positive, can-do attitude? Then we want YOU (to be a volunteer)!We are hosting Volunteer Recruitment Open Houses for potential volunteers to learn about our various volunteer positions and...


We are now accepting applications for the William & Ida Kiefer Memorial Scholarship (Ambassador Girl Scouts – 12th graders in Essex & Hudson Counties). The scholarship was set up for “deserving needy students wishing to further her post high school education.” Any...


Cookie CEOs (a.k.a. Girl Scouts) we want to hear from you! How is your product sale goal progress during the initial part of the cookie program? Have you achieved or exceeded your goal? Share your entrepreneurial progress and skills in goal setting with us on Facebook! Become a fan and share your...


GSHNJ is happy to announce the launch of our BRAND NEW online shop through GSUSA!  To prepare, our current online shop will be unavailable beginning Thursday, January 24th through Monday, January 28th. Our brick & mortar Shop hours will operate on a regular schedule – Central Shop...



Just a reminder that all GSHNJ offices and shops will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21 in honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The federal holiday marking the birthday of the late Dr. King is observed annually on the third Monday of January.


2013 Summer Camp brochure available now!!


Service Unit Delegates please check the delegate website for information about upcoming town hall meetings.  Thank you.


Please note: ALL GSHNJ Service Centers and Shops will be CLOSED Monday, December 24 through Tuesday, January 1, 2013 for Winter Holiday. Regularly scheduled Service Center and Shop hours will resume Wednesday, January 2, 2013. 


Spring Program Registration Opens December 15!


We will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday Thursday, Nov. 22 & Friday, Nov. 23.


Please visit http://www.gshnj.org/?p=hurricane-sandy-relief-efforts for information regarding Hurricane Sandy Relieft Efforts. You can also make a donation to the Hurricane Sandy Relief effort by following this link.


Juliette Gordon Low Halloween SALE!  RESCHEDULED: Wednesday, November 14th  | ALL DAYALL Council Shops OPEN ALL purchases 10% off + an additional 5% if the adult leader or parent is in costume, too! Fun crafts from 2:30PM - 5:00PM in each Service Center provided by the Program...


Greetings Troop Nut Managers and SUNM’s,We hope that this message finds you and your families safe and well. Congratulations on your efforts in helping our girls through another successful Fall Product Program – despite the weather and late orders, our Per Girl Average is up Council...


Nut/Candy/Mag sale paperwork can be returned to council upon our reopening.


Make your vote count! ... Like us on Facebook TODAY!All Fall Product Sale Orders are due TOMORROW! What do YOU think is the tastiest NEW! product? All votes cast will be entered in a drawing (one winner will be drawn per product category). Winners will be drawn at random from all voters per...


Join Troop 40407 this weekend (Saturday & Sunday, October 20-21) for "A Tribute to the 100th Anniversary of Girl Scouts of the USA"The Kenilworth Historical Society and GSHNJ invites you to participate in the Girl Scouts exhibit at the Nitschke House in Kenilworth! Troop leader...


Our Annual Nut, Candy and Magazine Program is underway! Time to stock up on all of your favorite nut and candy flavors and maybe try something new! This year we have FOUR new products: Wasabi Almonds (crunchy almonds roasted and coated with wasabi seasoning), Dark Chocolate Mint...


*REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED THROUGH SEPTEMBER 28, 2012!*We are also happy to announce keynote speaker: Dr. Pamela Conrad from NASA!In August of 2012, NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory Mission landed a rover on Mars to investigate whether life was possible on the planet. Cool, right? Want to...


WHAT: The NJDEP's third annual NJ Wild Outdoor Expo WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, September 15-16 10:00AM to 5:00PM (each day)WHERE: Colliers Mills Wildlife Management Area in Jackson Township ... rain or shine! This fun-filled family event allows visitors to discover new ways to appreciate and enjoy...



Our 2012-2013 Fall/Winter Program Guide covers programs between October – January  in the areas of S.T.E.M. (science, technology engineering and math), financial literacy, awards, health and fitness, community service and advocacy, and arts and culture. Troops, groups, and individuals...


The new Shop hours are as follows beginning w/o August 27th. - West:  Monday – Thursday   9-5 - Central:  Mon, Tues, Thurs, Friday 9 – 5 - East:  Weds, Friday 9 – 5Saturday hours: - Central:  1st...


Do you love science and feel passionately about protecting the environment?  The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science (CIESE) has partnered with 3 Girl Scout Councils in New Jersey to host a one-day science and engineering event on Saturday, September 29th at the Stevens Institute...


Have you seen our new JOIN section?Our JOIN section has a revamped registration process aimed to eliminate paper and in-person sign ups. The goal of our new online registration system is to better serve our 25,000 girls and 10,000 adult members as well as new members of the GSHNJ community in an...


Click the image to view our featured merchandise! Visit one of our Council Shops or shop 24/7 online at: shop.gshnj.org/store/!


Central Shop Monday–Friday:  9am–5pm(closed between 2pm–3 pm)SHOP CLOSED: June 22; 25-29; July 6; 13; 16-20; 25-27East Shop Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm(closed between 2pm-3pm)SHOP CLOSED: June 22; July 9-20; 25-27West ShopMonday-Friday: 9am –...


All GSHNJ Council shops will be closed on Friday, June 22 in preparation for the BIG Event. Hope to see you there! 


Attention Gold Award Recipients: Become a 2012 National Young Woman of Distinction!Apply now for The National Young Women of Distinction Award. The NYWOD is the designation and special honor conferred by GSUSA on ten Girl Scout Gold Award recipients who final projects demonstrated extraordinary...


Our West Service Center Shop (North Branch) will be closed for its regularly scheduled Saturday hours on June 23 due to our B.I.G. event.  Hope to see you there!


Want to meet @Sara Bareilles and @Joe Jonas?! Then buy your ticket this Thursday for The BIG Concert – whoever buys the 100th ticket on 5/24 will win 2 VIP passes for a meet and greet with the talent!  Get your tickets here www.thebigconcertnj.com


Bridgewater Mall!!Join the Governor, the Mayor of Bridgewater, the CEO of Girl Scouts Heart of NJ, and others for the grand opening day at the Microsoft Store at Bridgewater Mall on Saturday, May 19th from noon to 2 pm, GSHNJ hasarranged to have a special two hours for everyone, but...


Attention to all of GSHNJ Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors and your families! We have 18 extra tickets to attend the June 2nd "Wicked For Good Scouts" workshop and show performance!!! They're going fast! Each workshop and ticket combo is $156.25 per person. Contact Meaghan Whitesides,...


The documents "Why a Council Service Fee" and "Council Service FAQs" can be found under by navigating to the forms tab at the top navigation area of our homepage and then under policy documents.  Thank you.


Central Shop: Monday – Friday:  9 am – 5 pm (closed between 2 pm – 3 pm) Open 1st Saturday of the month from 9 am – 12 pm  (Sept – June, except Labor Day weekend)West Shop: Monday-Friday: 9 am – 5 pm (closed between 2 pm – 3 pm) Open 3rd...


Date/Location: Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Lower Valley Presbyterian Church, 445 County Route 513, Califon, NJ  078302 Sessions: P2887-03  10:00am-12:00pmP2887-04  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Level: Junior Only ProgramsPrice: $15 per girl (No Cookie Rewards Accepted.)Sharpen...


Save the Date: GSHNJ Fourth Annual Meeting on Saturday, March 3, 2012 at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Somerset, NJ 08873.Time: 9 am


Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey (GSHNJ) in partnership with Operation Shoebox New Jersey is seeking girl scouts and adult volunteers to help at a packing event at Mother Seton Regional High School, Clark on Saturday, Jan. 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.