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Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation will match Girl Scouts donations

The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation has issued a $1.6 million matching challenge to the Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) to help complete its $18 million Campaign for Girls in Arizona. The Foundation will match all donations received between now and December 31, 2017, dollar-for-dollar, up to $1.6 million.  “Renee and I have seen… Read More →

TW Lewis Foundation awards $25,000 grant to Girl Scouts

The Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) announced it has received a generous $25,000 challenge grant from T.W. Lewis Foundation. For every new gift made at $1,000 and above, the foundation will provide an additional $1,000 to the Girl Scouts up to $25,000. These challenge grant funds will help underwrite camperships for girls in the foster… Read More →

Arizona Cactus-Pine Girl Scouts sell 3 million boxes of cookies

As Girl Scouts everywhere celebrated 100 years of selling cookies, Girl Scouts­—Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) is celebrating their very successful cookie sale.  • 13,278 girls sold three million boxes of cookies in nine weeks. That’s an average of 219 boxes for each girl. • The top cookie seller sold 4016 boxes of cookies. • 158,432… Read More →

Bob & Renee Parsons Leadership Center for Girls & Women opens

Bob & Renee Parsons Leadership Center for Girls & Women
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Construction has been completed on the Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council’s (GSACPC) Bob & Renee Parsons Leadership Center for Girls & Women at Camp South Mountain, an $18 million year-round urban program center with camp appeal. The center, which is located on 14.5 acres in the South Mountain community at 1611 E. Dobbins Rd. in Phoenix, increases the… Read More →

BCBSAZ launches patch program with Girl Scouts


Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ), is working with Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus- Pine Council (GSACPC) to develop a special patch for girls that focuses on healthy living. The patch – available to all local Girl Scouts, from Daisies to Ambassadors – teaches the girls about several important aspects of wellness, including fitness, community, friendship,… Read More →

Chefs bake off in Girl Scout cookie challenge

Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council announced the return of its award-winning Girl Scout Cookie Dessert Challenge. For the second year in a row, chefs from some of the state’s most popular restaurants will use their culinary prowess to re-imagine one of the beloved flavors of Girl Scout cookies – Do-Si-Dos, Samoas Tagalongs, Thin Mints, Trefoils, and new flavor Rah… Read More →

Artigue Agency Expands Growing Sports Practice

by in Business News | Marketing | Sports

Local marketing communications firm, The Artigue Agency has announced the addition of several new clients to its growing sports practice.  Led by sports marketing veteran Ray Artigue, the firm’s new clients include Junior Golf Association of Arizona (JGAA), Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, former Phoenix Suns star and NBA veteran Eddie Johnson, Patriot All-America at… Read More →