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About Us


Our Mission

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place.


Girl Scouts of Kentucky's Wilderness Road Council is one of 112 Girl Scout councils nationwide. We serve 66 Kentucky counties and 1 Ohio county with regional offices and headquarters in Lexington, Kentucky.


Fast Facts

  • Over 8,500 girl members
  • Over 2,800 adult member volunteers
  •  420 Lifetime members
  • Over 40 employees
  • Annual budget of $3,416,700
  • 14 member Board of Directors representing Northern, Eastern and South Eastern Kentucky

Gold Award

In 2018, 18 girls with Kentucky's Wilderness Road earned the Gold Award, the highest level of achievement for a Girl Scout.


Cookie Program

Our Council sold more than 1,099,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies during the 2018 season.


Program Focus

  1. STEM
  2. Outdoor
  3. Life Skills
  4. Entrepreneurship