You probably already know there are Girl Scouts all over the United States. But did you know the Girl Scout sisterhood stretches around the world, too? The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) reaches 10 million girls and young women in 150 member organizations that include Girl Scouts of the USA. And all of those girls in all of those countries are working to make the world a better place — just like your girl! Get details at www.wagggs.org.
Global Girl Scouts
"Girl Scouting and Girl Guiding can be the magic thread which links the youth of the world together." — Juliette Gordon Low
An Amazing Passport to Discovery
It’s a big world, and what better way to experience it than on a global scale?
There are many ways for girls to engage with global throughout their Girl Scout experience. Whether it is exploring global issues through a Girl Scout Journey, earning their Global Action Award, or traveling with a Girl Scout Destination, girls can engage with global issues at every program level.
Girl Scout founder Juliette Gordon Low once said, “Girl Scouting and Girl Guiding can be the magic thread which links the youth of the world together.” So as a Girl Scout, go find your place in the world and make a real difference, whether traveling the globe or participating in local activities with a global impact.
Here are just a few of the ways girls can participate:
World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts
World Thinking Day Award
Global Action Award
Girl Scout Global Action Days & Resources
The Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails Global Action Volunteer Committee is co-chaired by Cecilia Chavez & Nancy Wiggins. For more information, contact us.