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Cookies, campfires, and bracelets are all part of the journey, but changing the world? That’s the real destination! One adventure at a time, Girl Scouts learn, grow, and do amazing things. Unleash your inner leader.

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Introduce girls to awesome new experiences that change their perspectives and broaden their worlds. Be a mentor, a guiding star, a friend. Show them all that they’re capable of, and unleash your inner leader in the process.

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GSUSA CEO AMONG 'MOST CREATIVE'

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Sylvia Acevedo, CEO of GSUSA, was named one of Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business, a powerful collective of thought leaders around the globe. The rocket scientist, entrepreneur, and lifelong Girl Scout was cited for her vision and creativity in debuting programming in STEM and the outdoors, along with new initiatives such as the G.I.R.L. Agenda.

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Camp Registration is Open Now!

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We're thinking CAMP! The weather may be cold, but that won't keep you from planning the best summer ever for your Girl Scout. 

From sailing on Clear Lake, to riding horses through the prairie and everything in between - there's an adventure for every girl at Girl Scout Summer Camp.

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Volunteers: Check Out the Bridge, Your One-Stop Resource!

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The Bridge is your in-the-moment snapshot of what's important in the world of Girl Scouting. Stay connected, from monthly checklists for service unit success, to details about where to find helpful resources. Be sure to add The Bridge to your bookmarks!

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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    Summer Splash

    Start: Sun Jul 08 2018, 1:00 PM

    End: Tue Jul 10 2018, 1:30 PM

    Location: Camp Tanglefoot

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    Survival 101

    Start: Sun Jul 08 2018, 1:00 PM

    End: Fri Jul 13 2018, 1:30 PM

    Location: Camp Tanglefoot

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    Hogwarts Express

    Start: Sun Jul 08 2018, 1:00 PM

    End: Fri Jul 13 2018, 1:30 PM

    Location: Camp Tanglefoot

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    On Canvas

    Start: Sun Jul 08 2018, 1:00 PM

    End: Fri Jul 13 2018, 1:30 PM

    Location: Camp Tanglefoot

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NEWS

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Mercedes-Benz of Des Moines Helps Girls Experience the Wonder of Summer Camp

15 Jun 2018

For the second year, Mercedes-Benz of Des Moines has loaned shuttle vans to troop leaders to help girls travel to camp who are otherwise unable to do so.

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Cindy Findley and Jessica Brown on the Lasting Impact of Girl Scout Camp

15 Jun 2018

Former Camp Tanglefoot Camp Director Cindy Findley and Girl Scout mom Jessica Brown share how the outdoor experiences at camp impact girls.