Charity information

Girlguiding

Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. Thanks to the dedication and support of 100,000 amazing volunteers, we are active in every part of the UK, giving girls and young women a space where they can be themselves, have fun, build brilliant friendships, gain valuable life skills and make a positive difference to their lives and their communities. We build girls’ confidence and raise their aspirations. We give them the chance to discover their full potential and encourage them to be a powerful force for good.

Founded 1910

  • Mission statement

    The aim of guiding is to help girls and young women develop emotionally, mentally, physically and spiritually, so that they can make a positive contribution to their community and the wider world.

  • Aims

    Girlguiding aims to:

    • The aim of guiding is to help girls and young women develop emotionally, mentally, physically and spiritually, so that they can make a positive contribution to their community and the wider world.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1910

    Registered Charity Number: 306016

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 150

    Part time staff: 50

    Volunteers: 100000

    Phone number: 0207 834 6242

    Address: 17-19 Buckingham Palace Road London SW1W 0PT SW1W 0PT

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