Girl Scout event teaches money management and leadership skills

Girl Scout event teaches money management and leadership skills

"I like to sell cookies so I can give cookies", added fellow Black Diamond Girl Scout Leah.

The espresso beverage includes tastes of graham crackers, chocolate and marshmallows and was inspired by their S'mores, last season's "rookie cookie" of the year.

Eight varieties of cookies are offered this year: Thin Mints, Samoas, Tagalongs, Trefoils, Do-Si-Dos, Savannah Smiles, gluten-free Toffe-tastic and Girl Scout S'mores.

Be on the lookout for the Girls Scouts of Southern Appalachians, they're usually setup near grocery stores around the area.

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The Gross Value Added (GVA) has been projected to be at 6.1 per cent versus 6.6 in the previous year . Power and hotels are the only two sectors that will grow at faster rates of 7.5% and 8.7%.

"When someone purchases a cookie box from a Girl Scout during the cookie program, they not only buy tasty cookies but also help girls learn essential entrepreneurial skills and power new and unique experiences for them", said Lynne Fugate, chief executive officer of GSCSA.

Cookies will be delivered from February 23 to March 1. And all of the net revenue raised - 100 percent of it - stays within western Ohio.

Girl Scout cookies will go on sale starting next Saturday, January 13, and run through March 4.

But, organizers say the group is more than just about selling those famous cookies. The full lineup of the products sold this year can be found here.

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