36 U.S. Code § 80302 - Purposes
PurposesThe purposes of the corporation are—
to promote the qualities of truth, loyalty, helpfulness, friendliness, courtesy, purity, kindness, obedience, cheerfulness, thriftiness, and kindred virtues among girls, as a preparation for their responsibilities in the home and for service to the community;
to direct and coordinate the Girl Scout movement in the United States and territories and possessions of the United States; and
to fix and maintain standards for the movement that will inspire the rising generation with the highest ideals of character, patriotism, conduct, and attainment.