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Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma knows the significance of women in STEAM and introducing girls to STEAM concepts at a young age. At The Boeing Company, a corporation that appreciates and supports their diverse employees, we also know how important it is for children to see people who reflect their race or gender in fields they…

Girl Scout Cookies: More than a fundraiser

By Linda Whittington | February 9, 2022

In 1917, The Mistletoe Troop based in Muskogee, Okla., baked and sold cookies as a service project for Girl Scouts. …

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Girl Scouts focus on girls in STEAM careers

By Catherine Oster | January 12, 2022

Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma is all about breaking barriers for girls, especially within careers dedicated to science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM). This 100-year old organization provides opportunities and learning experiences girls might not otherwise have, while encouraging and challenging tomorrow’s female professionals to reach for the stars.

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Supporting Girl Scouts Means Supporting Their Mental Health

By Shannon Evers | December 21, 2021

At Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma, we know the importance of mental health — especially for our girls. From 2011 to 2017, major depression among teen girls increased from 12% to 20%, according to theconversation.com. The rate of 10 to 14-year old girls admitted to emergency rooms after deliberate self-harm is on the rise as well, according to jamanetwork.com.

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