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Family STEAM Fest to Feature Interactive Exhibits and Hands-On Activities

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / June 6, 2024

Summer is quickly approaching, which leaves time for more family activities. Looking for something fun and educational? Bring the whole family to Family STEAM Fest from 2- 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 22. Family STEAM Fest provides a thrilling afternoon of discovery of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) activities for children. 

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Inspiring Change: Girls Achieve Top Honors in Scouting

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / April 29, 2024

Each year, girls across the nation embark on a path to earning the Highest Awards in Girl Scouting: Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards. Through commitment to service projects, girls of all ages set out to learn invaluable life skills in pursuit of making their community a better place.

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Seeds of Success Sprout with Daisies

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / April 1, 2024

With a community more than 50 million strong, participation in Girl Scouts has armed everyone from Condoleezza Rice to Kelly Clarkson with the courage, confidence, and character to make the world a better place. For many, a lifelong scouting journey starts with Daisies in kindergarten and first grade. While girls of any age can become…

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Dive into New Adventures at Camp

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / March 8, 2024

As the weather warms up, it’s time to turn attention to summer plans. For many girls, that means gearing up for the kind of excitement only found at camp. 

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Celebrating 20 Years of the Juliette Low Leadership Society

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / February 22, 2024

Since 1912, when Juliette “Daisy” Low founded Girl Scouts of the United States, Girl Scouts has blossomed into a worldwide organization that offers endless opportunities for girls to grow in courage, confidence and character.  Carrying forward Daisy’s legacy is what motivated a group of women to found a chapter of the Juliette Low Leadership Society…

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Girl Scouts learn about money management and inflation ahead of Cookie Season

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / January 20, 2024

As Girl Scouts across the state gear up for 2024 Girl Scout Cookie sales, it’s a crucial time to prepare them with the core skills that will set them up for success during the upcoming Cookie Season and beyond. Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma (GSWESTOK) recently partnered with University of Oklahoma Athletics to host a Cookie…

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Giving Back: How One Local Girl’s Gift to her Community Highlights the Holiday Spirit

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / December 20, 2023

Jocelyn Kriete, 14, is a natural at selling Girl Scout Cookies. In the past two years, with hard work and dedication, she earned enough “girl rewards” through the Cookie Program to purchase two American Girl Dolls to add to her collection at home. The life lessons she has learned throughout her participation with Girl Scouts…

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Defying stereotypes

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / October 4, 2023

How one local troop leader sees Girl Scouts as an opportunity for personal growth, professional development and social connection. Meet Jennifer Gibson Mother-daughter traditions may look a little different these days, including at Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma. When diversity and fun come together, girls throughout our state benefit. One local difference-maker is forging a path…

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Girl Scouts Tap Hillenbrand as Chief Development Officer

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / March 17, 2023

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 14, 2023 — Candice Hillenbrand has been named Chief Development Officer for Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma.  “Candice stepped in as interim director of development on a part-time basis for our organization late last year, so we have already benefited from her steady but tenacious leadership,” said Janienne Bella, CEO of Girl Scouts…

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Luncheon held in honor of Girl Scouts’ founder

By Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma / February 13, 2023

Illuminating career paths for girls interested in science, technology, engineering and math is at the center of this year’s Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma Juliette Low Leadership Society Luncheon set for Thursday, Feb. 16 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City.  The Juliette Low Leadership Society, named for Girl Scouts founder Juliette…

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