Girl Scouts’ 100th Anniversary & International Women’s Day Celebration

2012 marks the 100th Anniversary of Girl Scouts of the USA and they have
declared this year
as the Year of the Girl!

Erin Stone, Girl Scouts of Utah Board Member, shares details of an
upcoming celebration.

2012 marks the 100th Anniversary of Girl Scouts of the USA and we declare
this year
as the Year of the Girl! The actual birthday is March 12, 1912 – Utah Girl
Scouts will be celebrating on the State Capitol steps with our first ever all
female Honorary Troop on the Hill – Troop #1920. We have lots of
festivities planned throughout the entire year – including our upcoming
International Women’s Day Celebration

Part of our call to action is to close critical gaps in education, health
and wellness, and leadership.
When girls learn how powerful they can
be, our communities grow stronger. There’s never been a better time to be
a Girl Scout! We encourage the public to help us celebrate by joining,
volunteering, or supporting Girl Scouts of Utah. To learn how to get
involved, visit our web site or call us at (801)

Girl Scouts of Utah will host an International Women’s Day Celebration
honors the achievements of women in Utah and around the world. The
2012 Distinguished Alumna Honoree is Mary Nickles of KUTV 2. The event
is happening on Thursday, March 8th , 6-9 p.m. at The Complex Event
Center – just west of The Gateway. Tickets are available online at Individual tickets are
$100; tables of 10 are $1,000 Sponsorship opportunities are still available
as well!

Join us for great food, cocktails, and signature Girl Scout Cookie deserts!
We’ll also have a fabulous silent auction as we celebrate 100 years of Girl
Scouting – and the possibilities of our next 100 years!

To purchase event tickets or to get involved in Girl Scouts in general, visit or call us at
(801) 265-8472.

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