Girl Scouts Louisiana East is the best all-girl leadership development organization for girls, in grades K through 12, in 23 parishes of southeast Louisiana. Girl Scouts believes in the power of every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) ™ to change the world, together, with committed adult volunteers,. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place through its Girl Scout Leadership Experience, gaining important skill in four areas: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Outdoors, Life Skills and Entrepreneurship. Membership in Girl Scouts is open to all girls, grades K through 12, who accept the Girl Scout Promise and Law; women and men, 18 and older, can join as adult members. Membership is $25 annually, but no girl will be denied membership for financial reasons.