Girl Scouts receive $250,000 after rejecting anti-transgender donation

Girl Scouts USA recently announced an official policy of allowing transgender girls to join, and has stuck to its guns in the face of a huge financial incentive to change.

The Western Washington branch of the group, which is similar to the Girl Guides in the UK, was recently given $100,000 but told that it must not use the money to support transgender girls - a donation the group chose to send back.

Girl Scouts is for every girl. And every girl should have the opportunity to be a Girl Scout if she wants to.

  • Megan Ferland, Western Washington Girl Scouts CEO (via Seattle Met)
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