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  • GSHG Annual Meeting Delegate Voting

    Please select nominees to represent you and your area at the annual meeting of Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia on January 23, 2016 at Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella, GA. Nominees who are not elected will serve as 2016 alternates. Please submit your response by Dec. 4, 2015.Thank you!








  • GSHG's Online Camp Reservation System is Now Live!

    Camp property reservations for 2016 are available beginning October 1, 2015, and now members of Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia can make property reservations online!  Simply visit our Properties page and click on the corresponding camp to make reservations.

    We thank you in advance for your patience as we continue to make enhancements to our online reservations system.  If you encounter any issues, please report them by emailing

    Non-GSHG individuals wishing to reserve any of our camp properties should continue to make these arrangements by contacting (This includes church groups, Boy Scout groups, businesses and individuals.)

    Thanks for your support!

  • New and Improved GSHG Website is Now Live!

    Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia is so excited to welcome you to our new website!

    The brand new has a fresh, new look, easy-to-navigate design and improved features and functionality. Some of the highlights of the new site include:

    • a mobile-friendly design so it can be easily viewed and navigated on any device;
    • a searchable forms library that will allow you to find forms and files based on category or keyword;
    • an events calendar with advanced search capabilities and a convenient calendar view; 
    • banner ads throughout the site to promote seasonal initiatives, and much more!

    We’re one of nearly 30 councils from across the country that have transitioned to this new national web platform, which features both up-to-date national content from GSUSA, along with important resources and information specific to our council.

    Questions or comments about the new site? Let us know!

  • Announcement: New Council Shop Hours

    This fall, Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia will offer extended hours in the Athens, Augusta, Gainesville, Macon and Savannah shops on Tuesdays for your convenience.  From now through November 3, 2015, these shops will be open from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm every Tuesday. (Shop hours will remain 9:00 am – 5:00 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, and 9:00 am – 12:00 pm on Fridays.)

    Don’t forget: Our online council shop is always open 24/7! 

  • Peach State Presents GSHG with $10,000 Check for Anti-Bullying Program

    Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia and Peach State Health Plan are teaming up to help stamp out bullying across Georgia through the Girl Scout "Be a Friend First" program. Representatives from Peach State Health Plan presented a $10,000 check for the anti-bullying program, on Thursday, July 30.

    “Peach State Health Plan and our parent company, Centene Corporation, are dedicated to raising anti-bullying awareness. We are very proud to partner with the Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia on the Be A Friend First anti-bullying program for middle school girls,” said Debra Peterson-Smith, vice president of operations, Peach State Health Plan.

    Be a Friend First (BFF) is a program geared toward middle school-aged girls that guides them in building healthy relationship skills and facilitates open discussion and anti-bullying role play. Sometimes, when girls stand up for one another, the bullying stops immediately. Like, within 10 seconds! BFF gives girls the tools to feel safe at school, online, and everywhere in between.

    BFF teaches girls to recognize bullying, how to resolve conflicts, boost their confidence, to be a better friend, to have better friends and to find the right words to stop bullying—once and for all.

    “Girl Scout values are based on friendship, individual responsibility and mutual respect. These values leave no room for bullying behavior. Our partnership with Peach State Health Plan will allow us to reach out to more Georgia girls, he...

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  • Longing to be a Girl Scout with Laverne, the Long Dog!

    In episode three of Longing to be a Girl Scout, Laverne goes to summer camp!

  • Girls’ Choice Outdoor Badges are Now Available!

    You voted, and now they’re here! This summer, girls will have the opportunity to earn Outdoor AdventurerHorseback RidingArcheryPaddling and Ultimate Recreation Challenge badges. The Girls’ Choice Outdoor badge materials and guidelines are now available online.

    While girls can begin earning badges this summer, the badges themselves and the physical booklets will be available from the Council shops in the fall. Stay tuned to our website for more information.