Girl Scouts offer free registration to celebrate International Day of the Girl

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Girl Scouts celebrate International Day of the Girl with free registration (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

One of the largest Girl Scout councils in the country will celebrate a special day by welcoming new members in honor of International Day of the Girl.

The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council are recognizing the day to promote girls human rights and tackle gender inequality.

"For 106 years, Girl Scouts has been instrumental in addressing the issues facing girls by providing opportunities to learn leadership skills and empowering them to become advocates for themselves and issues they deeply care about," said Mary Vitek, GSSJC CEO. "

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Today, girls from kindergarten to 12th grade can register for free.

You'll have to act fast, because the offer is only good from 9 a.m. until 11:59 p.m.
Click here to register.
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