USA Girl Scouts Overseas - Global Impact

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USA Girl Scouts Overseas

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Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.
USA Girl Scouts Overseas




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Collage of photos of women and girls around the world
Addressing gender inequality isn’t something that can be handed down from the top — we must empower the people affected to create lasting change. Our charities know this. When they look at the issues facing women and girls, they understand the best way to solve this is to involve the entire community and give women what they need to enact their own version of change. Here are six women who, with the right tools, resources and support, overcame obstacles for themselves, their families and their communities. This is the kind of work that will change the world. The best way…

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  • Title: USA Girl Scouts Overseas – Book Swap!
  • Charity: USA Girl Scouts Overseas
  • Country: Spain
  • Photo Credit: USA Girl Scouts Overseas

Girl Scouts build community and exchange books – so everyone can expand their love of reading!

  • Title: Girl Scouts hiking in the Jordanian Desert
  • Charity: USA Girl Scouts Overseas
  • Country: Jordan
  • Photo Credit: USA Girl Scouts Overseas

No matter where in the world they are, Girl Scouts enjoy the outdoors and learning how to care for their planet!

  • Title: Girl Scouts cleaning up the beaches in Okinawa
  • Charity: USA Girl Scouts Overseas
  • Country: Japan
  • Photo Credit: USA Girl Scouts Overseas

Throughout the world, Girl Scouts take great care of the planet that sustains us all!

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Hanna and girls in Bhutan
The Girl Scout Gold Award represents the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. It recognizes girls who demonstrate extraordinary leadership through remarkable Take Action projects that have sustainable impact in their communities-and beyond. One such Gold Award Scout was Hanna Chuang. Hanna was able to participate in the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, while living in Singapore, due to her involvement with USA Girl Scouts Overseas (USAGSO). Hanna’s Story: Being a Girl Scout, I have always known that every voice counts and that when more of us get involved in decision making and in shaping our world, we come up with better solutions and more opportunities for everyone. And being a girl who was born in the United States but brought up and educated in Singapore, I’ve also always known the importance of being a global citizen—someone who cares not just about the people and things right in front of you, but…