Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Council's Own Badges and Patch Programs (2014)

girl scout council's own badges updated list
Girl Scout Council's Own badges and patch programs offer just another way for troops to explore activities and for girls on vacation to explore where they are visiting.

Many of the Girl Scout councils have radically revamped their Council's Own patches, so an updated resource list is here.

Council's Own Badges and Patches

Alaska (Farthest North)

Central Alabama (Shop here)

Central Illinois

Central Indiana

Central and Southern New Jersey

(Shop here. Instructions are in the store links under each product.)
  • Lighthouse Try-It
  • Ocean Discovery Badge

Central Maryland Council

(Shop here. Instructions are in the store links under each product)

  • Forestry
  • Racial Justice

Chesapeake Bay 

(Shop here. Instructions for the badges are in the store links under each product)
  • Archery
  • Roots & Shoots
  • Miniatures
  • Campfire
  • Speaking in Sign
  • Clowning Around
  • Nurses Exploration
  • Insects ABC

Chicago

(Shop here. Instructions for the badges are in the store links under each product)
  • Dinosaurs
  • Disability Awareness
  • Discover Chicago
  • Making Girl Scout History
  • Passport to Religions
  • Sisters in Scouting
  • Why Tease

Connecticut

(Shop here.)

  • Amistad

Eastern Oklahoma 

(Shop here. Instructions for the badges are in the store links under each product).
  • Discover Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma Indian Heritage

Eastern Massachusetts (Shop here. Instructions are in the store links under each product)

  • JFK Museum
  • Freedom Trail
  • Plymouth Plantation

    Greater Atlanta (Shop here. Instructions are in the store links under each product)

    • Georgia on My Mind
    • Go Fish
    • Butterfly
    • Georgia Native People

      Heart of Michigan (Shop here)

      • Archery
      • Geocaching
      • Roller Skating
      • Michigan Mosaic patch

      Historic Georgia (Shop here. Instructions are in the store links under each product)

      • Hometown Hero
      • Daisy's Neighborhood
      • Recycler
      • Coastal Georgia

      Maine (Shop here.)

      Montana & Wyoming

      (Shop here. Instructions for the badges are in the store links under each product)

      • Montana badge
      • Wyoming badge
      • American Sign Language
      • Geocaching

        Nation's Capital

        (Shop here. Instructions for the badges and patches are in the store links under each product)

        • Discover the Nation's Capital
        • Be a Pal - Food Allergy Patch
        • Be Prepared
        • Sun Safety
        • Gift of Trees - Cherry Blossoms

        Northern Illinois

        (Shop here. Instructions for the badges are in the store links under each product)

        • Stitch in Time
        • Best Bones
        • Trail of Mystery
        • Illinois Violets
        • Illinois Cardinal
        • Totally Teamwork
        • Maple Syrup
        • Martial Arts (Junior badge)
        • Backyard Chicken (Junior badge)
        • Shopportunity (Junior badge)
        • Trailblazer

          San Diego

          (Shop here. Instructions for the badges  are in the store links under each product)

          • Archery
          • Native Americans
          • World of Whales
          • Old Town San Diego

          Virginia Skyline

          Western Washington

          (Shop here. Instructions are in the store links under each product)

          • Explore Engineering
          • Hands Across the Border
          • Discover Port Townsend

          Council's Own - No online ordering information available.

          I did not include names of available badges and patches here, as there is no online ordering information available. You can click through these links for available resources.

          Monthly Patch Programs

          Did I miss one? Has a council retired the patch? Please let me know in the comments below.
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          8 comments:

          Troop Leader Mom said...

          Thank you for posting this list! I'm linking it in my blog, because it's perfect! :)

          scrmnmimi65 said...

          WE have (had) a Geocache, Sk8er Gurl, Bee, and archery council own's that I will check on and get back to you.

          Robbie said...

          Thank you! I have added it to the list.

          Chrysti Baskerville said...

          Southern Illinois has a couple of council's own badges. Here is the link to them: http://www.gsofsi.org/fo_leaders.html#patches

          Hawaii also has an Aloha Patch program for girls who don't live in Hawaii. http://www.girlscoutshop.com/COUNCIL-OWN-MERCHANDISE/HAWAII-PRODUCT-LIST/GSH-Aloha-Patch-Program

          Dawgtoons said...

          FYI, the Historic Georgia link doesn't go to its page.

          Regina said...

          Carolina's Peak to Piedmont has some, as well as Carolina Coastal Pines

          Crystal Rose said...

          River Valley has a list of their patches here: http://www.girlscoutsrv.org/girls-families/badges-awards/river-valleys-awards/

          robbie @ use resources wisely said...

          Crystal, thanks for the tip! Wish us out of council people could participate in those, too. :(