Download Girl Scouts of the United States of America Logo – The Girl Scouts of the United States of America (GSUSA, which translates as “Scouts” of the United States of America ) is a youth movement for girls, American United States and youth living in the U.S. abroad. It was founded in 1912 by Juliette Gordon Low on the principles of Scouting developed by Robert Baden-Powell . This movement defines itself as “the leading organization in the world dedicated exclusively to girls. ” The Scouts program, which developed from the ideology of progressivism in the United States , aimed to promote welfare for young women and was designed to parallel program of Boy Scouts of America (BSA) .

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Girl Scout Logo

The GSUSA uses the Scout method to build the self esteem and to learn values ​​such as honesty , the impartiality , the bravery , the compassion , strength of character, the brotherhood , trust in itself, and the civic spirit through activities that include camping , the community service , introduction to first aid , and the acquisition of many badges that reward other practical skills. The exploits Scouts are recognized by grade and mounted several special awards. The GSUSA offers special programs according to the interests of girls, for example around water activities.

Participants are divided into age groups and activities are allocated appropriately to each level. The GSUSA is part of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts and is known for its history accepted girls of all backgrounds and origins.

Girl Scouts of the United States of America Logo

Girl Scouts of the United States of America Logo