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GSGST Patch Programs

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The official Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas Patch

The official Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas council patch was designed by Alicia Garza of Troop 1011 in 2007 when Girl Scouts Tip of Texas and Girl Scouts Paisano Councils merged to form GSGST.  This is a fun patch, and there are no requirements to earn it.


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Scouting Around GSGST Patch

Scouting Around GSGST is a patch with a center piece and five separate rockers.  This patch encourages girls to explore and experience the history and culture of the five regions where Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas has service centers.

Click on the names of regions below to see the requirements for each rocker:

Corpus Christi

Harlingen

Laredo

McAllen

Victoria


NEW!!! Strong Girls Patch Program

The Strong Girls Healthy Meeting patch is a patch program that is available for troops at all levels—Daisies to Ambassadors. This easy patch program helps Girl Scouts make healthy habits become the norm during troop meetings and spread these great habits to their friends, family, and community.

Help your girls reach their full potential by reinforcing healthy habits. Check out the new Strong Girl Healthy Meeting patch program!

Troop Leaders view the Strong Girls Healthy Living Patch Program training.

Once the appropriate requirements have been met for your troops level, turn in the tracker sheet to any GSGST shop to purchase the Strong Girl Healthy patch for $2. 

 

 

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Take Care of Texas Patch
What does it take to keep our state beautiful? You decide! We're calling on YOU to get up, get out and Take Care of Texas! And the best part? There's lots of ways you can help. 

View Take Care of Texas Patch Program requirements here.

 

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Project Undercover Patch

Project Undercover is the council's annual community service project conducted in October of each year and culminating on Make a Difference Day.  The project benefits children in the care of Texas Department of Family Protective Services by collecint donations of an often overlooked necessity - underclothing.  Donations of underwear, diapers, socks, etc., are collected and donated to local DFPS locations.  View Project Undercover Tally Sheet


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Jump to Journeys Patch

There are worlds of fun waiting in the Journey programs, and now there’s a great way for girls and volunteers to jump into the leadership activities designed to boost girls’ confidence, help them become resourceful problem solvers, develop healthy relationships, and much more!

Jump to Journey Check-out Kits are available in all service centers.  Check-Out kits have supplies necessary to complete one requirement of the Jump to Journeys patch program—the Journey Taster activities.  Leave a $25 deposit at the council to check out the box, and then return the box with all supplies inside to have your deposit returned to you.

Click here to see all of the patch requirements.


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Financial Literarcy Patch

Making dreams a reality begins with knowing how to manage your money.  Living where you want, driving the car you love, starting a family, and traveling around the world, are possible for every girl who learns to manage her finances.  Wells Fargo has the tools and resources to teach all girls how to develop their financial literacy.  From Daisies on up to Ambassadors, the Wells Fargo Financial Literacy program will get Girl Scouts excited about learning how to manage a budget and save for the future. 

Get in touch with a local banker to deliver the program by calling Cindy Kawas at 361-886-6414 or sending an email to Cindy Kawas.


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GSGST Book Lover Patch

The GSGST Book Lovers' Club patch program goal is to inspire girls’ passion for reading, so they can enjoy the benefits of being an active reader, including enhanced critical thinking, empathy, imagination, and focus.

Click to see the patch requirements.


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Green Mountain Energy Sun Club Patch

The Green Mountain Energy Sun Club Patch Program is designed to allow girls to DISCOVER what solar energy is; CONNECT the importance of solar energy with their lives and the lives of other people and the planet; and to TAKE ACTION with what they’ve learned to use solar energy as a renewable and pollution-free resource.  The first 8,750 patches have been provided free of cost to Girl Scouts by Green Mountain Energy.  

Click here to see the patch requirements


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PALS Animal Shelter Patch

The PALS Animal Shelter (Corpus Christi) patch program was developed by Troop 9851 as part of their Girl Scout Silver Award project.  Click below for the requirements for each program level to complete the patch program:

Daisies

Brownies

Juniors

Cadettes

Not from the Corpus Christi area?  These requirements can be used for your local shelter, and girls can receive a fun patch such as the ones found here!


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Beach and Bay the Gulf Coast Way

Beach and Bay the Gulf Coast Way is a patch program developed by Mary Hediger for her Girl Scout Silver Award.  Click below for the requirements for each program level:

Daisies

Brownies

Juniors

Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors


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Do-Dad Patch

This patch is earned by proud Dads of Girl Scouts.

Click here to see the requirements to earn the Do-Dad patch.


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Links to other Patch Programs