All of the proceeds—every penny—from a local council's product sale activities remains in the area. This revenue is used to benefit girls, some of it directly by remaining in the Girl Scout troop/group treasury and some of it indirectly by subsidizing the cost of providing the Girl Scout program in the local area.
Through the product sales, girls develop five essential skills:
These activities are directly related to our purpose of helping all girls realize their full potential and become strong, confident, and resourceful citizens.
» Girl Scouts learn life skills and are able to realize their goals—and they have fun!
» Customers get a great product and get to support girls in their own community.
» All of the proceeds support Girl Scouting in the local community.