Note: send the girl’s name and the date that the letter will need to arrive for the Award Ceremony. Make sure that your request is sent so that it arrives at least one month before the date you indicate the letters need to get to you.
Department of the Interior
1849 C Street
NW Washington, DC 20240
(Note: Only send names of girls who have done a Gold Award project related to the
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Conservation Training Center
FWS National Girl Scout Program Manager
Division of Education Outreach
698 Conservation Drive, MS-19
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
OR FAX: (304) 876-7231 GSGST 03/2013 - 2 -
Note: Only send names of girls who have done a Gold Award project in collaboration with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
National Park Service,
Youth Programs Division (2741)
Girl Scout Coordinator
1849 C Street, NW
Washington DC 20240-0001
OR FAX: (202) 371-2263
(NPS Note: Only send names of girls who have done a Gold Award project in collaboration with NPS
Bureau of Land Management
BLM – EE&V
1620 L Street, NW Suite 406
Washington, DC 20037
OR EMAIL: Carolyn_cohen@blm.gov
(BLM Note: Only send names of girls who have done a Gold Award project in collaboration with BLM. If sending names by post mail send only by UPS or Fed Ex.)
U.S.D.A. Forest Service
USDA Forest Service/CE
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W. MS - 1147
Washington, DC 20250-0003
(USFS Note: Only send names of girls who have done a Gold Award project in collaboration with USFS.)
UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20460
(EPA Note: Only send names of girls who have done a Gold Award project in collaboration with EPA.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AND ARMED SERVICES
Note: All the armed services further acknowledge the accomplishments of Girl Scout Gold Award recipients by placing them at a higher E-2 level upon entry into military service.
U.S. Department of Defense
OASD (PA) PIA
Girl Scout Coordinator
1400 Defense Pentagon
Washington D.C. 20301-1400
U.S. Air Force
HQAFRS/PA (Girl Scout Letter) GSGST 03/2013 - 3 -
550 D. Street W.
Randolph AFB, TX 78150
OR FAX: (210)652-6397
Contact your local U.S. Army recruiting battalion, or, if none are in your area, call or write the nearest Army recruiting station.
U.S. Marine Corps
Marine Corps Recruiting Command
ATTN: Public Affairs
3280 Russell Road
Quantico, VA 22314-5102
Contact your local Navy recruiting district. (Call 800-USA-NAVY to get location.)
MILITARY ORDER OF THE WORLD WARS
This is a nonprofit organization of active-duty war veterans that promotes patriotic education.
Military Order of the World Wars
Mr. Mark J. Ferrara, Jr.
435 N. Lee Street
Alexandria, VA 22314 FAX: (703) 6834501
Possible Additional Groups/Individuals to Contact for Appropriate
Letters Locally: Note - Be sure to give the groups information about the Gold Award along with the request.
• ASPIRA, Inc.
• Campus Girl Scouts
• Chamber of Commerce
• Elks Lodge
• General Federation of Women’s
• Girls’ religious affiliation
• Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
• Kiwanis International
• Lions Club International
• LULAC (League of United Latin
• MANA—A National Latina Organization
• National Coalition of 100 Black Women
• National Council of La Raza
• Rotary International
• School principals
• Soroptimist International
• Special interest groups related to a girl’s
project, e.g. American Red Cross,
Society of Women’s Engineers
• Tribal councils
• Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
• Zonta International