07.03.2014

During the most recent cookie sale, Troop 41748 from Harriet Tubman School Newark, NJ sold an average of 150 boxes per girl. Their final number sold was over 2,300. Their best year yet! Here they are with the shirts earned from their cookie sales with Troop Leaders Robyn Koenig and...

06.30.2014

Cadette Troop 61128 recently completed their Media Journey this past June.  Before the end of the school year, the troop identified an issue that they wanted to discuss with an audience that was near and dear to their heart - the student body at Eisenhower Intermediate School in...

06.23.2014

A brand-new Girl Scout troop (35068) in Bound Brook . The troop, made up of about 16 Daisies and Brownies, is the first in Bound Brook for several years.  This troop was formed with hard work and a grant from United Way NNJ Women’s Leadership Council. The program was interactive...

05.28.2014

GSHNJ Troop 60077 is working on their Breathe Journey. They invited Governor Christine Todd Whitman to teach many of Bedminster’s Girl Scouts about Clean Air. She spoke about her career, growing up in Somerset County, and her work with the Environment.

05.28.2014

Julie Blanco and Jane Martin, Science teachers at Far Hills Country Day School, taught many of SU 69's scouts about wind power as part of GSHNJ Troop 60077's Breathe Journey.

05.07.2014

Girl Scouts from Service Unit 42 visited the Amory in Farmingdale to thank the troops and donate some cookies.  Troops 40058, (4 girls) 40454 (2girls) troop 42010 (1 girl).

05.05.2014

In February, Emelia learned that an immigrant family in Northern New Jersey (Bergen County) lost everything except the clothes on their back due to a fire.  The mom and dad and three young children under the age of 7 barely escaped.  The mom was 38 weeks pregnant.  Through a...

04.30.2014

The Linden Girl Scouts participating in Government Day- organized by Councilwoman Rhashonna Cosby-Hurling and Councilwoman Michele Yamakaitis.  This is an annual event that allows Girl Scout and Boy Scout troops to become councilwomen and councilmen including the Mayor for the day.Pictured are...

04.04.2014

Weehawken Troop 12779 had a Cupcake Wars event during Girl Scout week. The event was open to Juniors and Cadettes who each baked a dozen cupcakes to be judged local bakers. All cupcakes left over were donated to the local homeless shelters. The event was covered by the Weehawken Reporter, this is...

03.27.2014

Junior troop 60177 has completed their bronze award project. Inspired by their love of the environment and sea turtles. They chose to raise awareness about plastic in the ocean and it's damaging effect on sea turtles. They planned and spent a day cleaning the beach at Sandy Hook. The troop created...

03.22.2014

On Saturday, March 22, 2014, Girl Scouts from Service Unit 84 (Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey) handed out over 500 SWAPS to young children along the Hunterdon County Tricentennial Parade route in Flemington.  SWAPS (Special Whatchamacallits Affectionately Pinned Somewhere) are a Girl Scout...

03.21.2014

 Girl Scout Week Recognized in Fanwood and Scotch PlainsThe Fanwood Borough Council and Scotch Plains Township Council both issued proclamations honoring the Girl Scouts of the USA at their March 18, 2014 meetings. The Scotch Plains proclamation of Girl Scout Week was accepted by girls from...

03.21.2014

On March 1, 2014 six Girl Scouts from the Cranford Service Unit participated in the Munsee District Pinewood Derby. The Derby was open to all Boy Scouts who placed in the Pinewood Derby and Girl Scouts who placed in the Girl Scout Powder Puff derby that was held on January...

03.12.2014

  Congratulations to the Ortiz family who welcomed daughter Olivia on March 12th at 12:17 a.m. at Hunterdon Medical Center! Olivia was born on the 102nd anniversary of the founding of the Girl Scouts. She is pictured here with her parents, Joe and Samantha, and a baby bundle donated by a local...

03.12.2014

Girl Scout Week Recognized in Fanwood and Scotch PlainsThe Fanwood Borough Council and Scotch Plains Township Council both issued proclamations honoring the Girl Scouts of the USA at their March 18, 2014 meetings. The Scotch Plains proclamation of Girl Scout Week was accepted by girls from Brownie...

03.11.2014

On March 11th, in preparation of the Girl Scout Birthday the next day, Ambassador Troop #94269, SU #90 Warren Hills were completing a community service project.  The project  -began by collecting, knitting, making items, assembling and then presenting a basket filled with items fit...

06.11.2013