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With the Girl Scouts, you'll make a bunch of new friends and have a ton of new experiences that show how exciting the world is, and how awesome you are, over and over again. So, what are you waiting for? Start the fun today!

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Introduce girls to new experiences that show them they're capable of more than they ever imagined. Whether you can give a day, a few weeks, or the whole year, it all starts with you. Be the role model she’ll always remember.

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Experience the Joy of Bridging

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All year long Girl Scouts unleash their ultimate potential to do amazing things for themselves and their communities. Bridging ceremonies are the perfect time to stop, take stock of every awesome adventure, and celebrate as we embrace the future! Share your bridging ceremony information with us to be represented on our GSWPA Bridging Ceremony map!

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New! GSWPA Adventure Guide

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Our volunteers are committed to making sure their Girl Scouts experience awesome adventures, and our council just made it even easier! We created the GSWPA Adventure Guide as a resource to navigate you to the newest GSWPA activities. The guide will be updated with newly posted activities for girls of all levels. And, you can even sign up for email notifications—never miss a new activity again!

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2019 Cookie Pro Contest

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There’s still time to enter! Encourage your G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™ to show the world how she sets her I-can-do-anything cape in motion to run her cookie sale like a super hero! Get the details on how to submit her entry today. Entries will be accepted through Tuesday, April 30. 

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Stay Patched In this Month

Get Outdoors Winter Challenge

From Volunteer Appreciation to a new Get Outdoors Challenge and National Bridging Week, there's a lot going on at GSWPA in April! Don't miss out on things to do and upcoming deadlines in this month's edition of Patched In.

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Upcoming Events

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News

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Girl Scouts honor Community Foundation's Kane with service award

02 Apr 2019

The 42nd annual Awards of Distinction dinner in Johnstown was featured in the Tribune-Democrat. Check out the whole story written by David Hurst and photos by John Rucosky.

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GSWPA honors local community leader at annual Awards of Distinction dinner

26 Mar 2019

GSWPA honors outstanding service and leadership to the Johnstown community at the annual Awards of Distinction dinner on Monday, April 1, 2019, at the Sunnehanna Country Club.

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Registration opens for Girl Scout summer camp in western Pennsylvania

20 Mar 2019

Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) 2019 summer resident camp sessions are open for registration for girls in grades K-12. With more than 120 programs to choose from Girl Scout camp offers unique experiences that appeals to the interests of today’s girls.