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Sleepover Fun With Girl Scouts Beyond Bars

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We love sleepovers! Staying up late, doing silly things, telling stories, eating junk food… it’s always so much fun! A few weeks ago we held a special sleepover as part of the Girl Scouts Beyond Bars (GSBB) program at Mission Creek Correction Center for WomenRead more

Daughters With Dads In Prison Connect Through Girl Scouts

GSBB2For a lot of girls, it’s kind of a drag to eat lunch with your dad. Especially when you could be outside playing, hanging out with friends or listening to music in your room. You know dad is around if you need him, so when would the simple act of eating a sandwich with him ever be something to celebrate?

For girls with fathers in prison, just being able to smile at your dad is something to celebrate.

It is, however, something most girls with incarcerated fathers don’t have the luxury of experiencing on a regular basis. Read more

Visualizing Their Future: Girl Scouts Beyond Bars Career Day

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What Do You Want To Do?

A lawyer, a veterinarian and a photographer walk into a room… Okay, you might be wondering: is this the start of a bad joke? Not at all! Instead, it starts to describe all the fun professional fields girls got to explore during a Girl Scouts Beyond Bars (GSBB) event this month! Read more