Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital Fact Sheet
This fact sheet reviews the status for Membership, Our Cookie Program, Outreach, Girl Scout Programs, and Fund Development.
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008 | www.gscnc.org | 202.237.1670 Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital is the premier leadership development organization for girls in grades K-12. With support from dedicated adult volunteers, Girl Scouting helps build girls of courage, conﬁdence and character, who make the world a better place. We serve the Greater Washington Region: the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. factsheet $15.7M Membership: 89,343 Girls rls sg grades rades K K-12: 12 63,983 Adult dult Membe Members Members: e rs s: s Council Operations oper op ope per ting pe budget 25,360 Girl Scout Cookie Program: 35% of our ou Girl Scouts are from l to low to mo moderate income homes $620,000 ﬁnancial assistance awarded 10,000+ active volunteers 4,339,662 BOXES SOLD 41,141 Girl Scout Entrepeneurs Participated Funds support troop activities, leadership programs, p adult volunteer development and eight camp properties. PROGRAMS: Sleep-A Away C amp: 3,878 Sleep-Away Camp: 3,878 girls Day and Evening Camp: 9,995 girls Gold Award Girl Scouts: 183 girls Financial Literacy Badges: 23,809 earned Beyond the troop experiences: 52,529 members Community Service contributed by Girl Scouts: 1.5 Million Hours Outreach: eaching girls from unders Reaching underserved communities Encuentro de Chicas L Latinas Keys to Leadership (Inclusion) Your Turn to Lead at Howard University Community- based camps Fund Development: ations, C orporat tions and an nd Grants: Grant ts: $1,063,000 Foundations, Corporations $1,06 Major Gifts and SHARE Annual Giving: $935,000 $935 0 United Way: $100,000 Reﬂects 2012-2013 Girl Scout Year factsheet The Girl Scout Promise On my honor, I will try: to serve God* and my country, to help people at all times, and to live by the Girl Scout Law. *The word â€œGodâ€? can be replaced with whatever your spiritual belief dictates. Grades K-1 Grades 2-3 Grades 4-5 The Girl Scout Law Grades 6-8 I will do my best to be Honest and fair, Friendly and helpful, Considerate and caring, Courageous and strong, and Responsible for what I say and do, And to Respect myself and others, Respect authority, Use resources wisely, Make the world a better place , and Be a sister to every Girl Scout. Grades 9-10 Grades 11-12 Where we are located 1. Main Office, 202-237-1670, 4301, Connecticut Ave, NW, Washington, DC 2. Frederick Office,301-662-5106, 3 Hillcrest Dr, Frederick, MD 3. Lorton Office, 571-642-0253, 7764 Armistead Rd, Lorton, VA 4. Martinsburg Office, 304-263-8833, 153 McMillan Ct, Martinsburg, WV 5. Waldorf Office, 301-638-5373, 2670 Crain Hwy, Waldorf, MD 6. Loudoun Office, 703-777-5644, 25055 South Riding Plz, South Riding, VA