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Girl Scout cookies coming

Girl Scout cookies coming

According to area Girl Scout Troop Ambassador 1764 Leader Cathy Parsons, cookie sales begin January 13 and run to March 25.

"We did it for the first time a year ago during the Cookie Program and it was pretty successful".

If you're not in the San Jacinto area, however, there are plenty of ways to give back while getting your cookie fix this year.

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When one make a Girl Scout Cookie purchase, they're helping the next generation of girl entrepreneurs get an important taste of what it takes to be successful - teamwork, planning, and a positive outlook. "So with Baxter's help we made a decision to do it again this year", explained Peterson. Further, skills girls learn in the cookie program also influence later success; data shows more than 57 percent of Girl Scout alumnae in business today, said the cookie program was beneficial to skills they possess, such as money management, goal-setting and public speaking.

In New Jersey, the Girls Scouts of the Jersey Shore Council participates in the Gift of Sharing program, where customers may donate cookies to a local military base, which distributes the treats to troops locally and overseas; a local food bank; or to a unique organization chosen by the scout herself. "These substances go by the street names of Carmel deLites, Thin Mints, Peanut Butter Patties, Thanks-A-Lot, Peanut Butter Sandwich, Shortbread and S'mores". Cookies are reported to be available for delivery in February.


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