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New camp sessions announced!

Girl Scouts CEO Sylvia Acevedo

Whether your Girl Scout is a horse lover, adventure seeker, stargazing spa girl, or Harry Potter super fan, we've added something for everyone! Check out eight new sessions added for summer 2018!

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Stay Patched In this Month

Get Outdoors Winter Challenge

Don't miss any information on all of the events and opportunites happening in our council in July! From the summer edition of the Get Outdoors Challenge, a new Patch of the Month program, and important information about the Volunteer Toolkit, this month's edition of Patched In is jam-packed with things you'll want to know.

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GIRL SCOUTS: FOR HER, BY HER

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In a world full of boys’ clubs, Girl Scouts gives her one of her own. Here she is never a co-star, always the lead. Our one-of-a-kind programing and all-girl, girl-led environment is the single best place for her to learn, grow, and thrive. It’s been proven time and again. Learn more about the Girl Scout Difference. 

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Learn more about what it takes to "go Gold"

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Aiming to earn the highest award in Girl Scouting? Come explore the project requirements of the Girl Scout Gold Award through this informative webinar. You'll see examples of successful Take Action projects, brainstorm ideas for your own, and get answers to all of your questions. You can do this!

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Upcoming Events

  • DIY Experts 07-15-18

    Start: Sun Jul 15 2018, 3:00 PM EST

    End: Fri Jul 20 2018, 2:00 PM EST

    Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

  • Triwizard Tournament 07-15-18

    Start: Sun Jul 15 2018, 3:00 PM EST

    End: Fri Jul 20 2018, 2:00 PM EST

    Location: GSWPA Camp Hawthorne Ridge, 7755 Hawthorne Ridge Rd, Girard, PA, 16417, USA

  • Girl Scout Summer Sampler – Outdoor Art 07-16-18 S1

    Start: Mon Jul 16 2018, 10:00 AM EST

    End: Mon Jul 16 2018, 11:30 AM EST

    Location: Fort LeBoeuf High School, 931 High Street, Waterford, PA, 16441, United States

  • Girl Scout Summer Sampler – Outdoor Art 07-16-18 S2

    Start: Mon Jul 16 2018, 12:30 PM EST

    End: Mon Jul 16 2018, 2:00 PM EST

    Location: Mill Village Elementary School, 2757 E. Center St, Mill Village, PA, 16441, USA

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News

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A letter from Patricia A. Burkart, CEO of GSWPA

24 Jun 2018

As a friend of GSWPA, you have likely followed the news about Boy Scouts' name change and the admission of girls into their organization. You may have also encountered the confusion this media coverage has caused about the current and future state of our organization.

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Girl Scouts across western Pennsylvania receive highest honor

05 Jun 2018

Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania congratulates 87 Girl Scouts on earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. Cumulatively, these girls logged nearly 7,000 hours designing and implementing service projects.

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Girl Scouts presents Pittsburgh Awards of Distinction

07 May 2018

Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) will honor outstanding community service and leadership at the annual Awards of Distinction luncheon on Friday, May 18, 2018 at the Omni William Penn, 530 William Penn Place, Pittsburgh at 11:30 a.m.