Service Ideas + Profiles
We hope this board will inspire your Girl Scouts toward service whether you're looking for an afternoon of giving or projects that can help girls towards their Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards.
Service Ideas + Profiles
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Looking for service project ideas? Here are a few great ones to get you started
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Great community giving project Ideas.
Community service ideas for kids
These easy ways help incredibly busy kids and families to give back to their communities (and have a blast at the same time). #GivingBack
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10 Fun Community Giving Ideas
Local veterans expressed their appreciation for White Bear Lake Girl Scouts marching in the Memorial Day parade.
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Veteran Thanks Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts River Valleys is proud of Lydia, a Girl Scout Junior, for her work in support of the Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act. Learn how you can help support stronger anti-bullying legislation in Minnesota
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Kids can win grants to grow gardens for people in need... Kids 9-16 can apply and get a $400 gift card for a local garden center to grow food to donate to others in the community (food shelf, neighbors, organizations, etc.)
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Kids can win grants to grow gardens for people in need... Kids 9-16 can apply and get a $400 gift card for a local garden center to grow food to donate to others in the community (food shelf, neighbors, organizations, etc.) Deadline for 2014 is Feb 28.
Kids can win grants to grow gardens for people in need
To earn her Silver Award, Kelley led a school supply drive for the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, one of the poorest areas in the country. She felt changed by the project and wants other girls to know that that you don’t have to be older to tackle a project that can impact people’s lives.
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Silver Award Projects Changes Hudson Teen Forever
When Troop 34649 heard that a classmate in their school didn’t have a Christmas tree, they sprung into action. They reached into their pockets and found money for not only a tree but also some presents for each family member.
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These Girl Scouts hold an annual "Santa Shop" where they give unique gifts in exchange for food or monetary donations. This year they collected over 400 pounds of food for their local food shelf!
CHRISTMAS These Girl Scouts hold an annual "Santa Shop" where they give unique gifts in exchange for food or monetary donations. This year they collected over 400 pounds of food for their local food shelf!
Pennies of Time: "Penny of Time" Adventure: Making Chemo Care Packages. Their grandfather has cancer and the boys wanted to learn how to help him. The boys put together 6 packages to give to those going through chemotherapy. One will be mailed to Grandpa. We'll be taking the rest of the packages to a local oncology office. Easy and extremely meaningful. Teach children to serve.
Cute idea for kids - make chemo care packages
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Pennies of Time: Penny of Time Adventure: Making Chemo Care Packages (includes other good service ideas)
Pennies of Time: "Penny of Time" Adventure: Making Chemo Care Packages, great Christmas Season service projects
Cute idea for kids - make chemo care packages would be good for mission friends
Make chemo care packages. Girl Scout service package.
These fourth graders from troop 14177 collected enough cookies, sprinkles, frosting, cookies, and money to make baking kits for 104 families visiting a local food shelf. Great job and cool idea girls!
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In honor of Juliette Gordon Low's birthday on Halloween, troop 15034 collected costumes for children without the resources to buy their own.
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Juliette Gordon Low’s Birthday Inspires Spooky Service Project
Juliette Gordon Low’s Birthday Inspires Spooky Service Project
Many of our National Parks have service programs for Girl Scouts, including Voyageurs National Park in MN.
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Participate in a Girl Scout Program! Discover your national parks; learn about the mission of the National Park Service; help protect the nation's natural, cultural, and historical resources. Earn a certificate or patch by participating in educational programs or volunteer service/action projects.
Programs for Girl Scouts (U.S. National Park Service)
For Katie's Gold Award Project, she organized volunteers to build houses for bluebirds, who are often crowded out of their natural habitat by house sparrows.
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Katie wearing Girl Scout sash and holding a bluebird house.
Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds
Cute service idea: Make bedtime bags for children at shelters or going into foster care. Each bag has a stuffed animal, a blanket, a book, and a toothbrush.
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Night night kits for kids at homeless shelter. Aslo good for CPS to have when they have to remove a child. Contains a book, blanket and stuffed animal. I think I would add a coloring book and crayons.
Good night bags for kids in shelters or in emergency placement with Foster Care. Each bag has a stuffed animal, a blanket, a book, pajamas, a flashlight, coloring book and crayons and a toothbrush.
Like project night night.Awesome service project idea: Make bedtime bags for children at shelters or going into foster care. Each bag has a stuffed animal, a blanket, a book, and a toothbrush.
The Thriftiness Miss: 1st Project Night Night Complete!
Troop 52784 had a fun idea for the Take Action project with their Breathe Journey. They worked to clean up the air in their schools' classrooms by providing each teacher with an indoor plant, and they hope that teachers will add more to keep the air clean and create a better learning atmosphere. Great job, girls!
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Take action project breathe - Troop 52784 had a fun idea for the Take Action project with their Breathe Journey. They worked to clean up the air in their schools' classrooms by providing each teacher with an indoor plant, and they hope that teachers will add more to keep the air clean and create a better learning atmosphere. Great job, girls!
Whether in your yard or in community areas, building a wildlife habitat could be a good Take Action project for girls at many grades/levels.
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Get kids involved with creating a wildlife-friendly garden.
It is my goal to have our back yard as a certified wildlife habitat!!
Create a wildlife habitat in your yard from @Debi Gardner-Faver Huang -- great summer activity!
Go Explore Nature: Create a Wildlife Habitat in Your Yard
Join Girl Scouts across our council for Community Cleanup! It's more than just cleaning up leaves–girls will learn the importance of water quality, protect and restore local water resources and raise community awareness.
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2013 Community Cleanup Patch
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Community Cleanup for Water Quality
For Ellen's Gold Award project, she implemented a "File of Life" program, giving medical workers key information for hundreds in the event of an emergency.
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Quietly + Confidently Paving Her Own Way
Kids can help make Chemo Care Packages.
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Making Chemo Care Packages. What a great idea. Can't wait to make some!
family service project idea: Deliver Chemo Care Packages to local oncology office for cancer patients.
Kids can help make Chemo Care Packages. Girl Scout project
Pennies of Time: January 2014
Michelle built a 300-square foot rain garden to educate her community about preventing water pollution.
Michelle built a 300-square foot rain garden to educate her community about rain gardens and preventing water pollution.
Gold Award Project Builds Rain Garden Awareness
Second Harvest Heartland holds a Youth Service Day the 2nd Saturday of each month. It's a fun way for Girl Scouts and friends to volunteer in the community.