When people think of the Girl Scouts, most get the image of a pig tailed little girl hawking yummy confections that only come out once a year. That’s when most of America seems to take notice of the Girl Scouts.
The Girl Scouts is an organization whose main goal is empowering young females. Nothing proved that more than the event that took place in Westminster, Colorado. The Girl Scouts teamed up with the American Bar Association to work side by side with lawyers and other legal professionals to learn about the law as it applies to violence and to learn safety and prevention tips.
The Girl Scouts and The American Bar Association have created a partnership to introduce a national pilot plan called "Take Charge! Violence Prevention, Conflict Resolution and Law." To read more, click here.
Now that’s empowerment!