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SA Woman coverGirl Scout CEO Featured in
San Antonio Woman Magazine


CEO for Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas, Anna Maria Chávez, is featured in the 2011 May/June issue of San Antonio Woman magazine.


The profile follows Anna's journey from when she was a young Girl Scout in Eloy, AZ to her arrival in San Antonio two years ago, and how her leadership in Southwest Texas is transforming the council and paving the way for GSSWT to serve more girls than ever before.


You can read Anna's profile online at or pick up a copy of the free publication at more than 300 locations, including H-E-B, Jim's Restaurants, and a variety of small businesses who support female entrepreneurship.



May 12 -- Girl Scout Mia Uribe-Kozlovksy Affects
Global Change

Through her mother's involvement with the Children Under Seven Project, Mia Uribe-Kozlovsky created a short documentary for her Girl Scout Gold Award project. Her documentary has been shown city-wide, and Mia has been asked to make copies. Read the entire story here...   


See Mia's video here



May 12 -- Watch Ursula's Evolution Tonight! 

Tune in to KSAT 12 News at 10:00 p.m. tonight to watch Girl Scout alumna Ursula Pari's evolution for the nightly newscast. Ursula was one of three media moderators at GSSWT's advocacy event, A Community Conversation: Healthy Media Images for Girls on March 31. Continuing the conversation on how women and girls are portrayed in the media, Ursula will share her experience as one of San Antonio's most recognized personalities.

May 21 & 22 -- Tune in to Focus on South Texas
Focus on South Texas -- aired on KABB Fox 29 and sister station CW 35 -- is a weekend public affairs show hosted by Girl Scout alumna Mileka Lincoln.


Tune in on Saturday (5/21) or Sunday (5/22) to hear from special guests Anna Chávez (GSSWT CEO), Jackie Gorman-Johnson (GSSWT Board Chair) and Maddie Nelson (Girl Scout Ambassador and Gold Award recipient).


Don't miss the special segment on Healthy Media Images for Girls with Anna and special guest April Ancira. Check your local listings for showtimes!