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Meet Some of GSSEM’s Essential Workers!

Meet Some of GSSEM’s Essential Workers!

As we enter the 2020 holiday season, we’d like to express our endless gratitude to some essential workers, who are GSSEM volunteers, on the frontlines of the fight against COVID-19. The following are testimonials from our local essential workers: I’m…
GO! At Home: Week 7

GO! At Home: Week 7

Visit the blog each week to explore activities you can do in your own backyard! This is week 7 of GO! At Home. Learn! Michigan is called the Great Lakes State for a good reason. We are surrounded by fresh…
Girl Scouts at Home: Safety Awards

Girl Scouts at Home: Safety Awards

In Girl Scouting, the emotional and physical safety and well-being of girls is our top priority. From dealing with COVID-19 or completing high adventure badges, traveling or arts and crafts, Girl Scout Safety Activity Checkpoints provide Activity Safety Standards and…
Virtual Troop Meeting Tips & Tricks

Virtual Troop Meeting Tips & Tricks

How has your troop adjusted to virtual troop meetings? After talking with a few Troop Leaders, we found that some are really letting their creative juices flow, while others are improvising as the days come. Both are completely fine! For…
#QuarantineDiaries: Go to School with Isabella

#QuarantineDiaries: Go to School with Isabella

Like every other student around the world, Girls Out Loud Editor, Isabella, was shocked when the COVID-19 pandemic hit her community. No more school? No more sports? No more seeing friends every day?! Whether it’s through videos, calls, or even…
GO! At Home: Week 5

GO! At Home: Week 5

Visit the blog each week to explore activities you can do in your own backyard! This is week 5 of GO! At Home. Learn! Are you a frog hunter? Do lizards and snakes fascinate you? Spring is a great time in Michigan…
What’s Your Troop Doing to Stay Connected?

What’s Your Troop Doing to Stay Connected?

Well, doesn’t life have a way of turning everything upside down? Everything we know as “normal,” has completely changed for the time being, but just because things are different, it doesn’t mean you can’t have fun! We asked troops how…
GO! At Home: Week 4

GO! At Home: Week 4

Visit the blog each week to explore activities you can do in your own backyard! This is week 4 of GO! At Home. Learn!Celebrate Earth Day this year by learning more about Earth’s most incredible super hero: The Tree.  Why…
Girl Scouts at Home: Life Skills

Girl Scouts at Home: Life Skills

Girl Scout badges, beginning with Civic Engagement and expanding to Healthy Living, Communication Skills, Practical Skills, and Global Citizenship, form the foundation of activities that help girls grow as Girl Scouts. Girls gain the skills and the inspiration to accept…