November 22, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

Philly Girl Scout Creates Community Lending Library  

With help from a local pastor, one teen’s scout project becomes Project Read, which is “raising reading levels one book at a time” in her needy community.

In Arizona, After Girl Scouts’ Library Project Set on Fire, Public Support Pours In

Girl Scout Troop 4 of Tuscon, Arizona had set up a Little Free Library—or free bins of books for the public—only to have the books bins vandalized and burned in late March. However, upon hearing the news, the public rallied, and book donations poured in.