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Girl Scouts of Oregon & Southwest Washington

Cause Area

  • Children & Youth
  • Community
  • Education & Literacy
  • Women


Portland Service Center9620 SW Barbur BoulevardPortland, OR 97219 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

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


Girl Scouts has a 100+ year history of introducing girls to new experiences that help them do something amazing every day. Through our programs girls discover who they are and what they value--all while connecting with others and gaining the confidence to take action in the world.

Girl Scouts of Oregon & SW Washington volunteers are mentors, guides, and cheerleaders for 15,000 girls who are developing skills and friendships that will last a lifetime. Are you ready to make a difference in the way girls see themselves and the world? Get started today!


Would you recommend Girl Scouts of Oregon & Southwest Washington?
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by Rachel D. from eagle point, OR (December 8, 2009)
i was a gil scout and it ws the best thing i ever did. it helped e connect with others and learned alot of the out doors and how to hel the community
by Jayne C. from Hillsboro, OR (November 4, 2009)
Girl Scouts has volunteering opportunities ranging from just a few hours a month to several hours a week, and activities to fit a variety of interests. I wasn't sure how I wanted to volunteer with Girl Scouts, other than knowing I didn't want to be a troop leader. So I signed up on the web site to volunteer, filled out the forms, got the background check and went to a local meeting -- and now I'm helping with the communications activities for my immediate area. Most of my activities can be done from home on my computer -- just what I was looking for! I can take on more activities as my interests and time allow (for instance, tonight I helped with checking people in for a one-time event), and I really like that flexibility. I feel very support by the state office here. I'm so glad that, in my own little way, I'm helping Girl Scouts.

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