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“Make new friends, but keep the old…one is silver and the other gold!”
-Traditional Girl Scout song 

Building Bridges

Building Bridges is a new Girl Scouts San Diego patch program generously supported by Linden Root Dickinson Foundation that is designed to encourage intergenerational learning. The program provides Girl Scouts of all ages the opportunity to connect with older adults in their communities in a way that allows both groups to learn from each other. Participants will discover that everyone stands to benefit from interacting with individuals of generations other than their own. 

Let us know you are Building Bridges. Share your stories, projects, and photos with us!

Earn the patch

Earn a free patch any time by completing the patch requirements, which include:

  • visiting a senior facility
  • learning something new
  • exploring how technology has changed
  • playing a game
  • sharing what was learned

Complete this form to pick up your free patch at any council shop.