Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland upholds this mission, as well as the Girl Scout Promise and Law . GSMH has a membership of approximately 17,000 girls and 5,000 adults across 68 counties in central and southern Missouri, southeast Kansas, and northeast Oklahoma. With the support of community partners, donors, and volunteers, GSMH provides leadership opportunities to help girls develop crucial life skills and prepare to take the lead – today, tomorrow, and for the rest of their lives.
Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland is proud United Way member and is supported by the following United Way agencies: Callaway County United Way, Carthage Area United Way, Charleston United Fund, Heart of the Ozarks United Way, Kennett United Way, Ottawa County United Way, Sedalia-Petis County United Way, Sikeston/Bootheel Area United Way, United Community Fund of Neosho Area, United Way of Central Missouri, United Way of Delaware County, United Way of Randolph County, United Way of South Central Missouri, United Way of Southeast Missouri, United Way of Southwest Missouri and Southeast Kansas, United Way of the Ozarks, and United Way of Vernon County.