Girl Scout Cookies Go On Sale Friday

New Hartford, NY – Goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills, and business ethics – that’s what girls are learning when they participate in the Girl Scout Cookie Program.

Beginning January 15, girls will start taking cookie orders. Cookie booth sales will begin February 27 and will run through March 20.

The Girl Scout Cookie Program is the largest girl-led business in the country.

The same great varieties of cookies are available this year: Thin Mints, Samoas, Tagalongs, Trefoils, Do-Si-Dos, and Savannah Smiles.

Again this year some booth sale locations will be offering the gluten free cookie, Toffee-Tastic.

Cookies are sill $4 a box.

The gluten free cookie is $5 a box, and will be available at select booth sales.

Cookie customers can find out where and when Girl Scout cookies will be near them by clicking on the cookie locator on the cookie page at www.gsnypenn.org or by downloading the free app for iPhone and Android users.

Join the adventure, fun and friendship of Girl Scouting. Contact the Girl Scouts’ New Hartford Service Center at (315) 733-2391, visit www.gsnypenn.org, become a fan at facebook.com/GSNYPENN, follow twitter.com/GSNYPENN and pinterest.com/gsnypenn, or read the blog at www.gsnypenn.wordpress.com for more information.

Girl Scouts is the premiere leadership development program for girls. Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways, Inc. serves nearly 16,000 girls in 26 counties of New York and Pennsylvania. Founded in 1912, Girl Scouts is the leading authority on girls’ healthy development, and builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Visit www.gsnypenn.org or call the New Hartford Service Center at (315) 733-2391.