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SU Spotlights


April 2022
Congratulations to the Coronado Service Unit who accepted a proclamation from Coronado City Council naming the week of March 6-12 as “Girl Scout Week in Coronado!” Girls led the Pledge of Allegiance to start the City Council meeting and met city council members and were accompanied by Girl Scouts San Diego CEO Carol Dedrich.  


March 2022
Imperial Valley troop leaders rallied together for cookie delivery day. Their service unit has 95% of all troops participating in the program this year and the troop leaders safely gathered to get the girls their much needed packages. Way to go Imperial Valley troop leaders!  


January 2022
Girl Scout Troop 1910 of the Carlsbad Service Unit partnered with The Bread of Life Rescue mission to give back in a meaningful way. The troop put together and hand delivered 100 “ICU Kits” for people struggling in the community which contained useful and essential items for the homeless. Way to make the world a better place!


December 2021
La Mesa Girl Scout Troop 5857 ran a Girl Scout Tree Promise booth at the La Mesa Parks Earth Fair. Girls helped kids plant trees to take home and spread the word that Girl Scouts make the world a better place. Girl Scouts from every level and at least three different service units attended.

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November 2021
The Imperial Beach Service Unit gave back to their community this Halloween season by raising candy donations for their city’s Trunk or Treat event. Candy was donated to their local senior citizen center. Great job girls!  


October 2021
"Ms. Peggy" from Troop 94 in the Chula Vista Service Unit was honored by our Council with the Fran Styles Lifetime Achievement Award for 53+ years of Service to Girl Scouts and counting! What a legacy!  

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September 2021
The Welcome Home sign says it all! The Oak Creek team enjoyed connecting with each other at the Volunteer Conference open house. From recruitment to recognitions, this team did not miss a station or the opportunity to spend time together with friends.


August 2021
Each year, Sunny Trails Girl Scout Troop 6956 chooses to participate in two community service projects. This year they elected to use their cookie proceeds towards Share and purchased 13 new uniforms for a troop in need. They truly embodied the Girl Scout Law with their generosity!

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July 2021
The Fallbrook Service Unit honored and remembered our heroes this past Memorial Day weekend. Girls from troop 2012 participated in placing flags on each headstone at the Masonic Cemetery in Fallbrook in service to their community. 


June 2021
The Vista Service Unit held their annual award ceremony honoring the top-selling troops and individuals for the fall product program and cookie program. They also recognized highest award recipients, girls that gave service and leadership to the unit, and the graduating Girl Scouts. We are proud of our Girl Scouts in Vista! 


May 2021
Girl Scouts are making the world a better place! The Encinitas Service Unit hosted a virtual Earth Day celebration on April 22 where Girl Scouts learned about composting, recycling, and Leave No Trace principles. Junior Girl Scouts led fun activities that completed actions for the GSSD Make the Earth a Better Place patch.

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April 2021
Canyon Crest Service Unit, and the girls from troops 3189 and 3193, know how to use resources wisely and make the world a better place. From educating others on sustainability, to helping share backyard produce, these girls are leading the way! 


March 2021
As we began our cookie program in a purely virtual environment, the Oak Creek Service Unit hosted a virtual Cookie Kickoff event. Girls practiced goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills, and business ethics while connecting with their Girl Scout sisters virtually.


February 2021
Donna Rosa from the Valley Grove Service Unit shared her expert S.W.A.P.S. making tips over brunch with leaders and girls across San Diego and Imperial counties at a recent virtual event. Donna enlightened attendees on the history of S.W.A.P.S. as they made made camping-themed cookies.


January 2021
The Camp Pendleton Service Unit really got into the holiday spirit this year. They hosted a holiday drive-thru event where girls and their families could safely pick up goodie bags filled with craft supplies, fun patches, ingredients for making dessert, and more. We hope all Girl Scouts and their families had a joyous and safe holiday season.


December 2020
Shoutout to Rancho Foothills Service Unit who hosted more than 20 girls from eight troops for a virtual "campfire." The Zoom event actually took place at three different locations and included a mini campfire craft, oven s'mores, skits, and action songs. Each girl received a virtual campfire patch resulting in a whole bunch of happy campers.


November 2020
The Point Loma Service Unit (pictured during last year’s cookie season) came together virtually, and in the spirit of inclusivity, advocated to have their name changed to the Peninsula Service Unit. The change has ignited a contagious excitement, with leaders and girls feeling energized and in good spirits. Go Girl Scouts, and go Peninsula SU!


October 2020
Every year, Lilac Oaks Service Unit participates in the 9/11 memorial reading of the names of the fallen at the Valley Center Fire Protection District Fire Station. The girls help read the names of all the men and women who gave their lives on that historical day.