At Girl Scouts, we are all about practicing everyday leadership,
preparing girls to empower themselves, and promoting G.I.R.L.
(Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) experiences.
The Distinguished Women's Award Celebration is Girl Scouts of
Central Maryland’s annual signature fundraiser that honors Baltimore
area women who reflect the attributes that Girl Scouting aspires to
instill in every girl.
In 2018, event proceeds ensured that all girls who wanted to
participate in Girl Scouts could. Funds raised helped keep program
fees low, offered financial assistance for memberships and resident
camp, and provided volunteer training—expanding our capacity to serve
girls throughout central Maryland.
To create more female leaders, we have to start young and make sure
today’s girls are acquiring the courage, confidence, character, and
skills they need to take the reins of leadership in the 21st century.
Girl Scouts develops programs that address a girl’s physical,
emotional and mental development — focusing on the total girl —
highlighting those areas that help girls to grow and become successful
business owners, scientists, engineers, doctors, civic leaders, and
When you sponsor the Distinguished Women's Award Celebration,
purchase a ticket, bid on a silent auction package, or simply make a
donation, you will be supporting an environment where girls are called
upon, where they have an opportunity to try their hand at a variety of
activities and feel comfortable failing, dusting themselves off, and