When you buy a box of delicious Girl Scout Cookies, you’re powering
amazing, year-round experiences for every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter,
Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™ extraordinaire in your
community who sells them—that’s right, proceeds stay local and are
reinvested in girls!
Big picture: as a cookie customer, you’re actually helping the next
generation of female entrepreneurs get an important taste of what it
takes to be successful—teamwork, planning, and a positive outlook.
Beyond that, you’re actually narrowing the gender gap in
entrepreneurship by nurturing girls’ skills early and often. How
awesome is that?
Whether it’s a trip to a breathtaking place she’s never been, a STEM
(science, technology, engineering, and math) project that will change
the way she thinks about the world, or an opportunity to attend Girl
Scout camp and revel in the power of the great outdoors, at Girl
Scouts every experience helps her unleash her G.I.R.L. spirit to do
amazing things for herself and her community and grow into the
incredible woman she’s destined to become.
But wait, there’s more! By selling cookies, girls develop five
essential skills—goal setting, decision making, money management,
people skills, and business ethics—all of which help them succeed
today and in the future. They grow their confidence and practice
What an experience! That’s why the Girl Scout Cookie Program focuses
on her—because it’s about so much more than delicious treats.
It’s about supporting girls’ success through the biggest girl-led
entrepreneurial program in the world—SWEET!
Cookies from the Heart
When you buy Girl Scout Cookies, you are supporting girls in your
community. In addition to the five skills girls learn, cookie sales
help fund a number of girl activities, including community service
from the Heart, Girl Scouts of Central Maryland’s Girl Scout Cookies
do even more. Donate Girl Scout Cookies to the Cookies from the Heart
campaign and the boxes you buy will be given to heroes in the
military, teachers, firefighters, police, and EMTs, right here in our
community who are also working to make the world a better place.
Got an awesome, press-worthy cookie story on your hands? As we
gear up for another incredible cookie season marked by showing the
world what a Girl Scout entrepreneur can do, send your incredible
story directly to email@example.com.