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Junior Girl Scout Badges, 1999-2010

  • 1998 was the end of the Worlds To Explore program
  • 1999-2000 was a 2-year transitional era; badges were dropped, names and designs were changed
  • The change from color-coded borders to green borders happened slowly, as badges were sold out.
  • 2001 new badges were introduced, some with a new blue twill background
  • 2002 - 8 formerly dropped badges reappear with green borders and requirements available online:
    • Do It Yourself
    • Family Living Skills
    • Foods, Fiber and Farming
    • Now & Then, Stories From Around the World
    • Science in Action
    • The World in my Community
    • Women's Studies
    • Ready for Tomorrow
  • 2002 - GSUSA drops the requirement the only troop leaders can purchase badges.
  • 2002 - New Badge "United We Stand"
  • 2004 - New Badge :Cookie Biz"
  • 2004 - "Oil Up" badge has design change
  • 2006 - 4 badges are added to the list of requirements available online:
    • Cookie Biz
    • Cookie Connection
    • Cyber Girl Scout
    • United We Stand
    • Program ended with 117 badges, not including 1999-2000 transitional badges

 

Transitional Badges 1999-2000

During the transitional period, GSUSA offered the Our Own Council's and Our Own Troop's on green fabric with green border.



 

The badge, Girls Are Great, was formerly produced with a dark blue border. Although it was produced with the new green border it is not listed in the catalogs for the period.
 

 

Junior Girl Scout Badges 2001-2010


New 2005

 


Few of these badges (above) were sold. GSUSA opted for neutral hands on the badge below.

 

 

 

 




2001-2003

Design change 2004

 

     

 

 

Badges 101  |  Girl Scout Badges - White Felt  |  Girl Scout Badges - Khaki  |  Girl Scout Badges - 1928  |  Girl Scout Badges - 1938

Junior Girl Scout Badges - 1963  |  Cadette Girl Scout Badges - 1963

Brownie Pre-Try-its

Worlds to Explore Brownie Try-its - 1980  |  Worlds to Explore Juniors/Cadettes- 1980   |  Worlds to Explore Interest Project Patches Cadettes/Seniors- 1980

Daisy Promise Center and Learning Petals - 2000   |  Brownie Try-its - Brown Borders - 2000  |  Junior Badges - Green Borders - 2000

Studio 2B: Focus  |    Interest Project Awards and Focus Patches 1997-2010  |