About Girl Scouts of Central Texas
As part of the world's largest girl leadership development
organization, Girl Scouts of Central Texas engages girls in grades
K–12 through programs in life skills, entrepreneurship, outdoors, and
STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).
Teamwork, friendship, and community unite us as we change the world through small acts of kindness and big ideas.
Girl Scouts of Central Texas (GSCTX), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, connects more than 12,000 girls and 8,000 adult volunteers across 46 counties. Our council makes up the greater areas of San Angelo, Brownwood, Stephenville, Killeen, Waco, Bryan/College Station, and Austin.
20,133 badges and journey awards earned
Girl Scouts practiced the four program pillars—STEM, outdoors, entrepreneurship, and life skills—through council, service unit, and troop activities.
91% of girls say they learn new things in Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts can choose from hundreds of badges, journeys, or unique patch programs. Each adventure leads to a new discovery!
1,200 girls participating in programs served through school and partner programs
Local Community Programs provided Girl Scout programming for girls in underserved and under resourced communities. Community Programs aim to serve all girls regardless of their circumstances, bringing programming directly to the places girls already are.
20,130 hours of community problem solving to earn higher awards
Girl Scouts are encouraged to go above and beyond to make a difference in their community and the greater world. The skills and experiences girls gain along the way set them up for special recognition through the Gold, Silver, and Bronze Awards.
86% of caregivers say Girl Scouts has helped their girl become more confident
Girl Scouts dream big and achieve huge things in their lives—and the Girl Scout Leadership Experience gives them the tools to believe they can do anything they set their mind to.
6,874 inspired entrepreneurs
The Girl Scout Cookie Program and other entrepreneurial programs helped develop five essential skills for future businesswomen—goal setting, decision, making, money management, people skills, and business ethics.