Her Future is Our Future Campaign

There is no greater investment than in the next generation

There is no greater investment than in the next generation. Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri develops and delivers relevant programs that help girls build the skills they will use to lead in their homes, our workplaces and our communities. GSEM’s $50 million Her Future is Our Future Campaign will help ensure that every girl in the eastern Missouri region has an opportunity to participate in Girl Scouts. Click HERE to read the full case for support.

Campaign Priorities

Capital Projects

$10 Million

Constructing 21st century tech-friendly and accessible facilities that provide hands-on, experiential learning opportunities.

Program Support

$6.5 Million

Bringing unrivaled innovation, creativity, and growth to programming for all girls.

Scholarships

$3.5 Million

Expanding opportunities so that no girl is turned away, regardless of family resources.

Endowment

$30 Million

Securing a healthy endowment will provide resiliency and stability for programs that have a proven impact on girls’ lives.

Nance Frost $2.5 Million “Dreaming Green” Challenge Match

We are pleased to share that we have raised $45 million dollars to date towards our $50 million goal and we are excited to announce that ALL new gifts and pledges received in support of the campaign will be MATCHED by the generosity of long-time Girl Scout supporter, Nance Frost.  Your gift will have DOUBLE the impact on the future of our girls and will help us get to the Girl Scout green finish line twice as fast!

Make your Mark at Camp with Exciting Donor Recognition Opportunities

To celebrate your support of this one-of-a-kind campaign, a number of recognition opportunities are available at a variety of giving levels.

NEW Recognition Opportunities for troops, neighborhoods and districts NOW AVAILABLE

A Message from Campaign Chair, Jo Ann Taylor Kindle

Jo Ann Taylor Kindle
Campaign Chair

“Girl Scouts is dedicated to building our future leaders. Together we can match the dreams and ambitions of girls with the resources they need to be successful. The time is now!”

Our Committee

Patty Arnold
Beth Bender
Cathy Berges*
Carolyn Kindle Betz
Kimmy Brauer
Cynthia Brinkley
Christine Chadwick

Laura Ellenhorn
Lelia J. Farr
Alison Ferring
June McAllister Fowler
Laurna C. Godwin
Lisa Hawkins
Cynthia G. Heath

Ali Kindle Hogan
Jan Holloway
Elizabeth Mannen Berges
Sue McCollum
Kim McCurdy
Traci O’Bryan
Kathy Osborn

Penny Pennington
Kitty Ratcliffe
Annie Schlafly
Suzanne Sitherwood
Diane Sullivan
Mimi Twardowski

* Dearly Missed; Never Forgotten

Our Supporters

Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri invites you to help build the pipeline for the future by joining the Circle of Friends. With your commitment, you are helping to create the next generation of female leaders. The option to spread payments over several years makes it more affordable to make a difference in the lives of girls.

Together, we will build girls with courage, confidence and character who will become leaders of tomorrow. Our collective future depends on it.

Capital Projects:

$10 Million
Constructing 21st century tech-friendly and accessible facilities that provide hands-on, experiential learning opportunities.

Program Support:

$6.5 Million
Bringing unrivaled innovation, creativity, and growth to programming for all girls.

Scholarships:

$3.5 Million
Expanding opportunities so that no girl is turned away, regardless of family resources.

Endowments:

$30 Million
Securing a healthy endowment will provide resiliency and stability for programs that have a proven impact on girls’ lives.

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