No wonder these women are such wild leaders and powerful figures! Check out celebrities and public figures like Taylor Swift, Hillary Clinton, and more women who were Girl Scouts!
It’s that time of year again! Right, all of your favorite cookies are coming back for the Girl Scouts’ annual cookie campaign, and this time they’re going digital. While the coronavirus still lingers, the young women, girls and lifelong members of this extraordinary organization are finding innovative ways to further empower girls’ entrepreneurship across the country. But being a Girl Scout is not all about cookies.
Founded in 1912, the organization has taught girls how to lead, find their passion and invest in their future. Do you need some proof of how incredible this organization is? Let these extraordinary women and former scouts guide you! Taylor Swift Not only is she one of the best-selling, highly decorated singer-songwriters of all time, she’s also a former Girl Scout!
Taylor Swift is a Grammy winner and former Girl Scout [AP].That’s right, before Taylor was selling records, she was selling cookies. It’s no wonder the perennial singer is honestly a former Girl Scout. Throughout her career, Taylor has made serious use of her voice and platform to try and be an agent for change and progress. There is absolutely no doubt she definitely makes Girl Scouts all over the world so proud.
But Taylor isn’t the only famous former Girl Scout. We are not at all surprised that the former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was a girl scout even in her youth. The inspirational political figure likely got her to debate politics, ethics, and economics when she was a daisy or a brownie. Decades later, Clinton has become a powerful voice in politics and an advocate for women’s justice.
Hillary Clinton is the former US Secretary of State and grew up as a Boy Scout [AP].It’s amazing to see what Girl Scouts can do. Right now, your own little scout might be selling cookies. But one day she could win Grammy Awards like Taylor and serve off competitors like the Grand Slam champion Venus Williamsor remind young girls that their voice is as important as Hillary Clinton. For more photos of famous women who have been Girl Scouts, check out the gallery above!