Pang Moua, Girl Scouts

“There are still a lot of traditional families that expect girls to stay home and cook and clean and don’t give the opportunity for them to get out there like boys do. As they saw [Girl Scouts] was actually an educational experience that they could learn from…they are more lenient now and are sending their…

Amber Glasgow, Girl Scouts

“Girl Scouts isn’t just about cookies, crafts and camping.  It’s about courage, confidence and character. It’s about building future leaders. There’s been research that shows that girls excel exponentially when they are in a class without boys because they don’t worry t as much how they are perceived. They are less quiet and tend to speak…

Lisa Pena, Girl Scouts

“If a Girl Scout is from a new immigrant family that’s even more empowering because she gets involved in lots of activities that she might not be exposed to otherwise.  When families are new to a country they aren’t always thinking about classes and activities their kids can get involved in. They are trying to…