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Invest in Girls!

Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri is a non-profit organization that relies on individuals—like you—to sustain its programs and services. With your support, Girl Scouting will continue to evolve to meet the changing needs of our girls in urban, suburban and rural areas.

Your gift to Girl Scouting will help all girls grow into active and engaged members of their communities and develop their full leadership potential.

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Our Council accepts cash, checks, credit cards (online), or gifts of stock. Checks should be made out to Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.

There are so many ways to support Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri. Choose the ones that are right for you:

Giving Societies

Partners in Leadership
Partners in Leadership are the stakeholders within the Girl Scout Community who make an enormous difference in the lives of tens of thousands of girls in eastern Missouri. Because of their gifts, Girl Scouts is transforming the future of girls and thereby the future of our community. 

Diamond Partner in Leadership $25,000 annual gift
Emerald Partner in Leadership $10,000 annual gift
Pearl Partner in Leadership $5,000 annual gift
Partner in Leadership $2,500 annual gift
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Golden Trefoil Society
Golden Trefoil Society members passionately support leadership development for young women by making an annual contribution of $1,000 or more.

Gold Trefoil Society $1,000 annual gift
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Benefits of Girl Scout Giving Societies

Benefit Diamond Emerald Pearl Partners Golden Trefoil

Report to the Community recognition and cookie sampler

Girl Scout Giving Circle Reception

 

Invitation to Coffee with the CEO

Personal updates and communication from CEO

 

Private escorted hike of Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri camp of choice

 

 

Invitation to exclusive appreciation luncheon

 

 

 

Dessert First ticket for you and a guest

 

 

 

 

For more information about our Girl Scout Giving Societies, please contact Mandy Ray, Chief Development Officer at MRay@girlscoutsem.org or (314) 592-2365

Legacy and Planned Gifts

Planning an estate gift to Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri is one way to support the future of our girls.  Because most planned gifts are given after a lifetime, current lifestyles aren’t affected.  The most popular gifts – beneficiary designations or including Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri in a will – can be made by signing a form or adding a sentence to a will.

Juliette Gordon Low Society
The Juliette Gordon Low Society honors friends who have named Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri in their wills or other planned gifts.

Through these legacy gifts, members support the organization's continued vitality and ensure that Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri continues to offer relevant and robust leadership development programs for future generations of Girl Scouts.

Membership is open to all who establish a planned gift to benefit Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.

For more information about planned gifts or to be recognized as a Juliette Gordon Low Society member, email Mandy Ray or call 314.592.2365.

Member Benefits

  • Juliette Gordon Low Society Lapel Pin
  • Invitations to Juliette Gordon Low Society events
  • Specialty mailings and recognition in Girl Scout publications
  • Recognition in the Report to the Community, Girl Scout's annual report
  • The knowledge that your gift will change the lives of Girl Scouts in our area for generations to come

Tools for professional advisors

  • Legal Name: Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri Inc.
  • Federal EIN# 43-0662471

The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor.

Corporate Sponsorships

Corporate Sponsorships are available in support of several Girl Scout events and programs, including: Girl Scouts Go, Dessert First, and the Women's Leadership Network.

With direct access to more than 55,000 girls and adults in eastern Missouri, Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri can help you maximize your corporate marketing dollars, offer valuable volunteer opportunities for your employees, and allow you an opportunity to build a prepared and capable workforce for tomorrow.

To learn more about corporate sponsorship opportunities, email Ashlie Zimmerman or call 314.592.2367.

Gifts for Girls

Girl Scouting changes lives. Gifts for Girls, our annual giving campaign, provides the financial resources necessary to ensure all girls have access to programs and experiences that prepare them as critical thinkers, creative problem-solvers, community stewards, and ready leaders. Together, we are developing girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.

Every gift makes a difference to our girls. When you make a gift of $25 or more, you will receive a Gifts for Girls patch.

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Matching Gift and Volunteer Hour

Let your employer increase your impact!

Did you know that many employers will match your gift or make a gift in recognition of your volunteer hours?

Matching Gifts
Increase—Double—Triple your gift to Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri! Many corporations support their employees by supporting the organizations to which they give. When you make a gift to Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri, ask your employer to match it! 

Volunteer Hours
You are already giving to the Girl Scouts through many hours of service—and we are grateful for all that you do for our girls! Many employers recognize the hours employees, like you, spend volunteering for their favorite organizations with cash contributions. Check with your company to find out if they have a matching volunteer hour program.  

To learn more, search for your company’s matching gift policy or speak to your company’s human resources officer.

Memorials and Tributes

These meaningful and unique gifts of any amount can commemorate a special occasion, honor or memorialize a loved one, or recognize the achievements of a friend or Girl Scout, while supporting Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.

For more information, email Brie Alley or call 314.592.2379.

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Shop to Give!

Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri is committed to making it easy for you to support your Council. In many cases, you don't even have to make a gift—simply continue to do what you are already doing, and choose "Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri" as your charity of choice! Read below to learn how shopping online or purchasing groceries can change girls' lives.

Amazon Smile
Shopping on Amazon is easy, efficient, and now, philanthropic. Amazon Smile allows Amazon customers to shop for the things they love while giving back. When you purchase anything on smile.amazon.com a small percentage goes to Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri at no cost to you! Sign up and start shopping today!

Schnucks
Help Girl Scouts by grocery shopping. Signing up is easy and FREE! Just pick up a Schnucks eScrip Community Card at any Schnucks locations. Follow the instruction on the card or go to Schnucks website to activate your card. Specify "Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri" as your charity of choice. Every time you shop and swipe your card, Schnucks will donate up to 3% of your purchase to Girl Scouts.


Contact our Fund Development Team