Moreholidays April Girl Scout Leader Day


Girl Scout Leader Day

Girl Scouts Logo

About Girl Scout Leader Day

When is Girl Scout Leader Day? This holiday is always celebrated on April 22

Girl Scout Leader Day recognizes and honors the many adult volunteers to the girl scouting program. The Girl Scouts of the United States began on March 12, 1915, when Juliette “Daisy” Gordon Low organized the first girl troop and held the first meeting. Girl Scout Leader Day began on April 22, 1982, when a flag honoring Girl Scout leaders was flown over the Capitol building in Washington, D.C. This day honors the thousands of volunteers who help to make the Girl Scout program a success.

Being a leader of our nation’s youth is both a challenging and rewarding task. Leaders play an important role in education and teaching. They are shaping and molding young ladies to be successful citizens and leaders in today’s modern world. As leaders, they are also role models for the girls to look up to.

Celebrate today, by thanking the girl scout leaders in your troop and area. Send a note, or card of thanks. Girl Scout groups can hold parties or have a cake at meetings. Gifts are not a requirement or an expectation. One of the ways girl scouts can thank their leaders is to do their best in everything they do. Your leaders get their reward by seeing you grow into outstanding citizens and human beings!

How to Celebrate Girl Scout Leader Day

Here are a few ideas on how to celebrate this holiday:

  • Express your appreciation to the dedicated, volunteer girl scout leaders.
  • Send a thank you card to the leaders that do a great job working with your girls.
  • Consider volunteering your time and effort to this outstanding organization.

Today's Quote

“I alone cannot change the world. But, I can cast a stone across the waters and create many ripples.” – – Mother Teresa

History and Origin of Girl Scout Leader Day

Our research did not find the creator or the origin of this day. It was first celebrated on this day in 1982.

Related Holidays

People who like this holiday will also like:

Girl Scouts Day

Boy Scout Day

More April 22 Holidays

Here are more April 22 holidays we are sure you will enjoy:

Earth Day (U.S.)

National Jelly Bean Day

More About Today

This Day in History

Famous April Birthdays

Flower of the Day: Mexican Sunflower

Recipe of the Day: Mixed Greens Salad

Ecards Send a free Ecard daily for just about any April calendar holiday, occasion, observance, or event. Or, just for the fun of it!

Holiday Insights, where every day in April is a holiday, a bizarre or wacky day, an observance, or a special event. Join us in the daily calendar fun each and every day of the year.

Did You Know? There are literally thousands of daily holidays, special events, and observances, more than one for every day of the year. and many of these holidays are new. People and organizations are creating new holidays regularly. April holidays are no exception. Consequently, at Holiday Insights, we take great efforts to thoroughly research and document the details of each one, as completely and accurately as possible.

Please Support Our Site. Shop for: