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Celebrating Judy Cranston

Leader – Mentor – Friend With heavy hearts we say farewell to our fearless leader, Judy Cranston. She joined us in 2009 as our COO and helped navigate our merger from several councils around our nine counties to the organization we are today, Girl Scouts of Western New […]

Camp Guides are out now!

We’re still months away from summer and our camp season, but that doesn’t mean we can’t start dreaming about all the fun we’re going to have. Both our Resident and Camp Guides are out to tell you all about the amazing programs we have planned this summer! View […]

Mark Your Calendars for Camp!

Summer may seem like it’s ages away, but we have some dates to help you get the countdown started. Though our camps don’t officially open until July, we have important dates for you to know along the way to make sure you don’t miss a thing! January Camp […]

Girl Scouts Learn to Lead with Fire Safety

This article originally appeared on Prevention1st.org This fall Prevention 1st¬†trainers delivered the first sessions of the Leadership Development program in fire safety which they developed for the Girl Scouts of Western New York (GSWNY). Sessions held in Rochester and Buffalo, NY, drew 34 Girl Scout Cadets, from 6th-graders […]

Say Hello to Friendship Circle Lodge!

We followed up our camp theme contest with another camp-related question: What do you think the new lodge at Camp Piperwood should be called? After reviewing more than 100 entries, we selected Friendship Circle Lodge, suggested by volunteer Jody Brege! Congratulations to Jody for her excellent suggestion! Friendship […]