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  • n. A worldwide youth organisation for girls. Known as the Girl Guides in Commonwealth Countries.

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Examples

  • A recent Girl Scouts study revealed that young women avoid leadership roles for fear they'll be labeled "bossy"; another survey found they are four times less likely than men to negotiate a first salary.

    Are We There Yet?

  • Books, dance classes, Girl Scouts, and chemistry sets — a few of my favorite things that I would share with my daughter and enjoy by her side.

    What if?

  • Set up totems and chairs, helped the Girl Scouts set up their food pantry donation table, and watched the line grow.

    Tell Us Your Voting Stories, Part Two

  • Her dislike for the rugged life of Girl Scouts is eventually changed to appreciation, when the rescue of little Lucia, a woodland waif, becomes a problem for the girls to solve.

    Ruth Fielding Down East Or, The Hermit of Beach Plum Point

  • Her dislike for the rugged life of Girl Scouts is eventually changed to appreciation, when the rescue of little Lucia, a woodland waif, becomes

    Ruth Fielding in the Great Northwest Or, The Indian Girl Star of the Movies

  • When it is possible, Girl Scouts should learn to swim well.

    Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts

  • Girl Scouts in Bexley began volunteering for the Easter egg hunt about four years ago because they wanted to be involved with more community events, Girl Scouts service unit director Patty Kahan said.

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  • I always admired the woman who started Girl Scouts, but until I decided to end the drug war, I never thought I could emulate her.

    AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed

  • Girl Scouts hope to enhance the care packages sent overseas by Operation Gratitude with over 1000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies which offer a welcome taste of home for many soldiers serving abroad!

    Ventura County Star Stories

  • This year, local Girl Scouts will offer you an opportunity to support cookie sales without having to purchase cookies for yourself.

    Iowa City Press-Citizen - Local News

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