Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho - Spokane, WA
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N 47° 40.225 W 117° 26.202
11T E 467217 N 5279762
Quick Description: The Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho headquarters is in the city of Spokane, on North Ash Street about 12 blocks north of downtown Spokane.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 1/8/2014 11:02:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMJWZT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team RAGAR
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Long Description:
The headquarters is housed in a large building which also houses a Girl Scouts store, where Girl Scouts can purchase almost anything and everything scouting related, and even a few unrelated items. Staffed by 32 full time employees, the headquarters serves a total of 10,900 individuals in Washington and Idaho. Available for the girls for summer camping are Camp Four Echoes in Idaho and the five square mile, 3,400 acre Randall & Marie Martin Scout Camp in Pilot Rock, Oregon. As well, there is a hostel in the headquarters.
Girl Scouts is a girl-focused organization committed to providing a safe environment where girls age 5-17 can grow in courage, confidence, and character. In an atmosphere of learning, fun, and friendship, Girl Scouting promotes discovery, encourages leadership and empowers girls to take action in their own lives and for the benefit of their communities. Girl Scouts provides the opportunity for girls to participate in activities exploring their strengths, improving their skills, and growing in their personal leadership journey in an all female environment.

Mission Statement
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.
From The Seattle Foundation

Web site for this Scouting HQ: [Web Link]

Has a Scout Shop or Store: Yes

Has a Scouting Museum or Historical displays.: No

Scouting Organization: Girl Scouts of the USA

Address of the location:
1404 North Ash Street Spokane, WA 99201

Telephone Number: 509-747-8091 800-827-9478

Type of HQ: Regional HQ

Number of paid scouting employees: 32 Full Time

Name of Scouting Organization if not listed above.: Not listed

Type of HQ (if not listed above): Not listed

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