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FIND MY TROOP!

With the Girl Scouts, you'll make a bunch of new friends and have a ton of new experiences that show how exciting the world is, and how awesome you are, over and over again. So, what are you waiting for? Start the fun today!

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VOLUNTEER NOW!

Introduce girls to new experiences that show them they're capable of more than they ever imagined. Whether you can give a day, a few weeks, or the whole year, it all starts with you. Be the role model she’ll always remember.

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Patch of the Month: Our Girl Scout Story

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This special patch was created by our Girl Scout museum, and it’s a fun way to learn more about local and national Girl Scout history. There’s activities for every grade level on Juliette Gordon Low, national Girl Scouting history, our local council, and preserving the past! Be Prepared for a new year by learning all you can about our wonderful sisterhood!

 

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There's still time to renew!

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Current Girl Scouts and volunteers’ memberships are only good until Sept. 30, 2016 – so renew today! Why? If you renew before Sept. 30, your service unit will receive $1 per renewal! That adds up quickly. You also need to renew so you can have another fun-filled year of Girl Scout adventures! 

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100 years of selling

New Art in the Outdoors badges available now

2017 marks the 100th anniversary of girls selling Girl Scout Cookies and the celebration is kicking-off early with the Fall Product Program. Girls will have the opportunity to earn a special 100 Years of Selling avatar patch by participating in both the 2016 Fall Product Program and the 2017 Girl Scout Cookie Program.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • New Troop Orientation

    Start: Sat Oct 01 2016, 10:00 AM EDT

    End: Sat Oct 01 2016, 12:00 PM EDT

    Location: Johnson City Service Center, 1100 Woodland Ave., Johnson City, TN, 37601

  • Let's Go! Workshop for Troop Administrators

    Start: Sat Oct 01 2016, 1:00 PM EDT

    End: Sat Oct 01 2016, 3:00 PM EDT

    Location: Johnson City Service Center, 1100 Woodland Ave., Johnson City, TN, 37643

  • Jump In! Workshop for Girl Program Mentors

    Start: Tue Oct 04 2016, 6:00 PM EDT

    End: Tue Oct 04 2016, 8:00 PM EDT

    Location: Chattanooga Service Center, 6101 Enterprise Park Dr., Suite 600, Chattanooga, TN 37416

  • New Troop Orientation

    Start: Wed Oct 05 2016, 10:00 AM EDT

    End: Wed Oct 05 2016, 12:00 PM EDT

    Location: Knoxville Service Center, 1567 Downtown West Blvd., Knoxville, TN, 37919

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NEWS

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Signal woman recognized for 90 years as Girl Scout

28 Sep 2016

For 90 of her 101 years, the Girl Scouts have been a significant part of Signal Mountain resident Jean Dolan's life.

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Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians Appoint New Executives

19 Jul 2016

Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians has appointed Amanda O. Merideth as Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Merideth will oversee all operations and mission delivery efforts for the region’s Girl Scout council. In addition, Laura Skonberg has been named Vice President of Communications.

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East Tennessee Girl Scouts CEO Attends Bill Signing

09 Jun 2016

Lynne Lawson Fugate, CEO of the Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians, attended the ceremonial bill signing of Senate Bill 2098. This bill will allow youth-serving organizations like Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts to speak with children during the school day—ensuring that children everywhere have the opportunity to join organizations that allow them to serve their communities and improve the quality of their lives.