About Us


Our Vision

Be the premier leadership organization for girls in New York City.

Our Mission

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

Founded in 1913, the Girl Scouts of Greater New York is New York City's largest girls-only leadership program, reaching more than 29,000 girls ages 5 to 17 in every zip code of the five boroughs.

Girl Scouts enjoy programs that include:

With the help of over 7,500 adult volunteers and our generous supporters, today’s Girl Scouts learn to lead with courage, confidence, and character to make their communities and the world a better place.