Turning Girls into Leaders - 5:07
with Jan Barker the CEO of Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan
Posted May 31, 2017
From friendship to leadership, and science exploration to career literacy, Girl Scouting provides a wealth of real-world benefits for girls. Girl Scouts of the USA was founded in 1912 by trailblazer Juliette Gordon Low. Girl Scouts of the USA is the largest girl-serving organization in the United States and a member of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, a sisterhood of close to 10 million girls and adults in 145 countries. Visit the Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan on the web and facebook. Interview recorded on May 25th, 2017.
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