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Girl Scouts Talk Girls and Resilience at National Meetings

L to R: Congresswoman Karen Bass, Girl Scout Jillian, BET Networks' Debra L. Lee, and Congresswoman Donna EdwardsIn September, Girl Scouts connected with leaders in the Hispanic and African-American communities at two annual events in Washington, D.C. where they talked about girls, leadership, and the Resilience Factor, new research from the Girl Scout Research Institute.

Anna Maria Chávez, Girl Scouts new CEO- designee presented findings at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute's Annual Conference. The following week, Girl Scouts partnered with BET Networks, Inc. to host a panel discussion about the research, including hearing from senior Girl Scout Jillian, at the Annual Legislative Conference for the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation.

Read more about the research and events on the Girl Scout Blog.

Anna Maria Chávez presents remarks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Conference