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Special Events

Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida holds special events throughout the year to help raise additional funds to support our mission to build girls of courage, confidence, and character who take action to make the world a better place. We hope you’ll be able to join us for one of our special events throughout the year. GSSEF special events give you an opportunity to network with other friends of Girl Scouting in your community while supporting the Council’s mission. 

Upcoming Events -

2018 Emerald Awards: February 24, 2018

2018 Thin Mint Sprint 5K: April 7, April 8 and April 14 (3 Locations)

 

 


2018 Emerald Awards

Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location: The Beach Club
755 North County Road, Palm Beach, FL 33480

The Emerald Award honors women in Palm Beach County who exemplify leadership in one of the national Girl Scout initiatives and serve as role models for today’s girls. These women embody the characteristics of today’s G.I.R.L. – Go Getter, Innovator, Risk Taker, and Leader. In addition, a Lifetime Achievement Award for Philanthropy and a Young Philanthropist Award will be given to two women for their generous support of programs that contribute to the well-being of our community.

Reserve your seat or table here.

Thank you to our 2018 Emerald Awards Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

 

Major Sponsor

Supporting Sponsor                               

 
Award Sponsors

Entrepreneurship & Financial Literacy 

                                       

 

 

Outdoor & Environmental Leadership    
Lois Pope

Healthy Living & Life Skills

 

 

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

                                              

                                                  

Steward Sponsor

 
Patron Sponsors

Carpenter Contractors of America

Virginia and Perry Spencer

The Law Offices of David Ben Israel

Judi and Ray Richards

Suzi Goldsmith

                                                                   


 

2018 Thin Mint Sprint 5K and Tagalong 100-Yard Dash

  • April 7, 2018: Topeekeegee Yugnee Park - Hollywood
  • April 8, 2018: Okeeheelee Park - West Palm Beach
  • April 14, 2018: Halpatiokee Regional Park - Stuart

Register online here. Register with a paper registration form here.

Register today for the Thin Mint Sprint 5K or Tagalong Trot 100-yard dash, presented by Publix Super Markets Charities. Again this year, there are three great race locations that you can choose from: Hollywood, Stuart, or West Palm Beach. Run one race or all three! You can register as an individual or register your troop/family as a team. Awards will be given in 17 categories, and all finishers will receive a box of Thin Mints. All registered Girl Scouts will receive A SPECIAL PATCH!

For additional information, see the flyer here.

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor:

Major Sponsor:

 

2017 Past Events

Girl Scouts Lead the Way

Thank you to all who attended our first-ever Girl Scouts Lead the Way Luncheon on October 17. We were proud to honor and celebrate three professional women who are leaders in their industries and serve as role models for today’s girls: Juliet Murphy Roulhac of Florida Power & Light Co., Penny Shaffer of Florida Blue and Janet Wincko of City Furniture.

Thank you to all of our sponsors for their generous support of Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida.

Thank you to our Girl Scouts Lead the Way Luncheon Sponsors!

  • Supporting Sponsors: Florida Power & Light Co. and PNC Financial Services Group
  • Photography Sponsor: Graciela Valdes Fine Art Photography
  • Leadership Sponsor: LaCroix Sparkling Water, Inc.
  • Print Sponsor: Ocean Printers
  • Steward Sponsors: City Furniture, Linda Strutt Consulting, Inc. and Two Broads from Boca
Thin Mint Sprint 5K 2017

Thank you to all our participants in this year's series of Thin Mint Sprint 5K's and Tagalong Trots.

Again this year, there were three great race locations.   

  • 2017 Thin Mint Sprint: Sunday, April 2 - Topeekeegee Yugnee Park - Hollywood

TMS Hollywood Results:

The race results are in from this year's first Thin Mint Sprint 5K held in Hollywood, FL on April 2! You can find all the race results at http://tinyurl.com/TMSHollywoodResults17. This year we had almost 290 runners participate in the race held at the TopeekeegeeYugnee Park. A big thank you to our sponsors of the Hollywood race: Publix Super Markets Charities, LaCroix Water, Kumon - Plantation, Parkland Orthodontics!

Be sure to check out all the fun photos on our GSSEF Flickr page at http://tinyurl.com/TMSHollywoodPhotos.   

  • 2017 Thin Mint Sprint: Saturday, April 8 - Halpatiokee Regional Park - Stuart

The race results are in from the Thin Mint Sprint 5K held in Stuart on April 8th - http://tinyurl.com/TMSStuartResults17. This year we had over 130 runners participate in the race held at the Halpatiokee Regional Park. A big thank you to our sponsors of the Stuart race: Publix Super Markets Charities, LaCroix Water and Truly Nolen Pest Control!

Be sure to check out all the fun PHOTOS on our Flickr page at http://tinyurl.com/TMSStuartPhotos.

  • 2017 Thin Mint Sprint: Sunday, April 9 - Okeeheelee Park - West Palm Beach

The race results are in from the Thin Mint Sprint 5K in West Palm Beach on April 9th - http://tinyurl.com/TMSWPBResults17. This year we had over 330 runners participate in the race held at the Okeeheelee Park. A big thank you to our sponsors of the West Palm Beach race: Publix Super Markets Charities, LaCroix Water, Town of Palm Beach United Way, Sabadell United Bank, Ferguson Enterprises- Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery, Dr. R. Kevin O'Brien - Spinal Health Performance, Inc.!

Be sure to check out all the fun photos on our GSSEF Flickr page at http://tinyurl.com/TMSWPBPhotos.

  • 2017 Thin Mint Sprint: Sunday, April 9 - Okeeheelee Park - West Palm Beach

Thank you to our sponsors and vendors for their generous support of Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida and the Thin Mint Sprint.

  • Presenting Sponsor: Publix Super Markets Charities
  • Major Sponsor: La Croix Sparkling Water
  • Steward Sponsor: Town of Palm Beach United Way
  • Patron Sponsors are Kumon Learning Centers, Parkland Orthodontics, Sabadell Bank, and Truly Nolen
  • Vendors: Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., Orange Theory Fitness, and SHP Rehab & Wellness

 

 

GSSEF 2017 and 2016 Special Events' Photo Albums

thin mint sprint
thin mint sprint
thin mint sprint hollywood photos
emerald awards 2017 - flicker album

Emerald Awards 2017 - Palm Beach County

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On the Green for Girl Scouts 2016 - Palm Beach County

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The Emerald Awards 2016 - Palm Beach County

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Thin Mint Sprint 2016 - Martin County

Check out the race results (Martin County) here.

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Thin Mint Sprint 2016 - Broward County

Check out the race results (Broward County) here.

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Thin Mint Sprint 2016 - Palm Beach County

Check out the race results (Palm Beach County) here.