Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council Archives

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 →

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 →

Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation awards $1.6M in grants

Sprouts Farmers Market today announced that the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation will award $1.6 million to nonprofit organizations that support health- and wellness-related causes this fall. The Foundation, which launched in 2015 and distributed $1.3 million to nonprofit organizations in its first year, focuses its giving in promoting health education and nutrition, food security and… Read More →

BCBSAZ launches patch program with Girl Scouts

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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 →

The Business of Girl Scouts

by in Featured | Women In Business

This will be a great year for women – and in part, you have the Girls Scouts to thank for that. Right now we have two things to celebrate: The Girl Scouts’ wrapping up another successful year of cookie sales – last day of booth sales are March 30 – and a record number of… Read More →

Other: Girl Scouts Camp Sombrero

Girl Scouts Camp Sombrero, AZRE July/August 2010
by in Other

GIRL SCOUTS CAMP SOMBRERO Developer: Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council General contractor: TBD Architect: Marlene Imirzian & Associates Location: 16th St. & Dobbins Rd., Phoenix Size: 37,900 SF on 14 acres The camp is currently raising funds to reach projected development costs of $14M. The Girl Scouts organization hopes to begin construction in 2012. Plans… Read More →