Our History

GSEIWI  Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois

Girl Scouting in our region began in 1917 when the first troops formed in Iowa City and Burlington, Iowa. The movement grew quickly, and 100 years later the Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois remains the premier leadership organization for thousands of girls. Learn more about the history of Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois.

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