News Releases From American Heritage Girls

August 2022 News Releases

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Developing strong relationships even when opinions differ

August 10, 2022

AHG helps girls develop personal relationships with Christ through Faith Award Program

‘Girls will never really build a true relationship with Christ unless they really study the Word of God and apply a Christian lens to their own lives’

August 8, 2022

AHG helps girls with back-to-school jitters through godly, girl-centered programming

AHG is equipped with the right tools and techniques to help girls not only prepare for a new school year, but thrive in the school environment’

August 1, 2022

July 2022 News Releases

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: In an on-demand world, teach your girl self control

July 27, 2022

AHG leaders encouraged and equipped at AHGinspire Leadership Conference

Christian powerhouse speakers provide spiritual inspiration for hundreds of AHG staff and volunteers

July 25, 2022

‘The Star-Spangled Sparkle Wagon’

Inspired by a real-life AHG girl member, new book highlights the benefits of service, the relationship between AHG members, and importance of faith

July 18, 2022

June 2022 News Releases

American Heritage Girls proudly celebrates America on Fourth of July as it helps build our nation’s next generation of leaders

AHG honors and focuses on patriotism year-round through badge programs, service projects, outdoor adventures, and more

June 27, 2022

American Heritage Girls founder to speak on the value of life and the ‘dignity of all humankind’ at upcoming ‘Pro-Life Women’s Conference’

Garibay: ‘More than ever before, it is vital to defend the right to life. We as Christians are called to be light in the darkness’

June 20, 2022

American Heritage Girls stands proudly for Old Glory on Flag Day 2022 — and every day of the year

With its emphasis on faith, service and fun, AHG has long supported America’s shining symbol of freedom

June 14, 2022

American Heritage Girls celebrates what makes femininity unique with tools to encourage biblical womanhood

AHG combats worldly attitude towards sexuality with new e-book, ‘A Raising Godly Girls Guide to Gender and Identity’

June 13, 2022

American Heritage Girls announces ‘SHINE’ as 2022-2023 Program Year Theme

New biblically based theme encourages AHG Troops to be a light in the darkness of modern culture

June 6, 2022

May 2022

American Heritage Girls appreciates, empowers, and encourages AHG volunteers and staff to build godly girls for the future

AHGinspire Leadership Conference from June 9-11, 2022 includes renowned speakers including Ryan and Bethany Bomberger, Dr. Juli Slattery, Mark Hancock, Tina Griffin, and more

May 31, 2022

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Raising godly girls who counter the post-Christian culture

May 25, 2022

American Heritage Girls Trailblazers honor fallen veterans by laying wreaths on graves in Virginia

Patriotism is fundamental to AHG programs; AHG encourages a deep respect for those who have made immense sacrifices for their country

May 23, 2022

American Heritage Girls teaches leadership for a lifetime: ‘God can work in ways I did not expect’ says a Stars & Stripes Award recipient  

AHG offers significant opportunities for spiritual growth and leadership ability

May 16, 2022

American Heritage Girls recognizes Saint Joseph through unique patch program

‘Whatever their level of participation in the many activities we offer, AHG girls grow in their desire to learn more about God and become godly girls of integrity’

May 9, 2022

American Heritage Girls founder: ‘We firmly believe in the inerrancy of Scripture and will never deviate from our Christian roots’

May 2, 2022

April 2022

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Prayerfully steer her in the right direction

April 27, 2022

American Heritage Girls staff to receive leadership, relationship and stewardship training at Christian Leadership Alliance conference

April 25, 2022

American Heritage Girls encourages Troops to see God in nature through new ‘Free to Discover’ program

AHG’s new ‘Free to Discover’ program allows girls to get outside and see what God described in Genesis as ‘good’—their own backyards!”

April 18, 2022

‘A Raising Godly Girls Guide to Tackling 8 Stressors that Girls Face Today’

AHG equips parents with guide to leading girls through modern anxieties such as the pandemic, isolation, fear and more

April 11, 2022

American Heritage Girls teaches leadership for a lifetime through unique Christian programming

AHG Stars & Stripes Award winner contributes service project to local Cincinnati school

April 4, 2022

March 2022

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Your words have the power to heal or to hurt

March 30, 2022

A Raising Godly Girls Guide to Gender and Identity

AHG celebrates what makes femininity unique with new e-book designed to equip parents with tools to encourage biblical womanhood

March 28, 2022

Founder of American Heritage Girls Patti Garibay reflects on the origins of AHG

Serving girls ages five to 18, AHG has grown to become one of the largest Christ-centered scout-type organizations in the world

March 22, 2022

American Heritage Girls Troops serve communities to encourage leadership and share the Gospel, modeling some of America’s greatest women

Florida AHG Troop serves local ministry that flies supplies, missionaries and more to Caribbean nations

March 15, 2022

American Heritage Girls fosters leadership in girls with its ‘G.R.I.T. with Grace’ leadership program

AHG’s robust curriculum shares Christ-focused servant leadership tips that are fun, interactive, and memorable

March 7, 2022

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Young leaders of today become strong towers of faith tomorrow

March 2, 2022

February 2022

American Heritage Girls founder responds to CDC report on the effect of COVID-19 on youth

Patti Garibay: ‘Today’s youth need the encouragement and affirmation that only comes from the Lord God Himself’

February 28, 2022

American Heritage Girls announces launch of Raising Godly Girls e-book on gender and identity

AHG founder: ‘There is a difference between male and female, and it is worth celebrating!’

February 28, 2022

American Heritage Girls adheres to honoring God in every area—including vendor values

AHG blesses Troops with the freedom to create their own meaningful and biblically based fundraising activities with partners that benefit each Troop while building women of integrity through service to God, family, community, and country

February 22, 2022

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Speaking the Truth in love

February 16, 2022

American Heritage Girls teaches leaders conflict resolution skills at AHGequip Spark seminar

Virtual discussion gives leaders the tools to apply biblical conflict resolution within Troops

February 14, 2022

American Heritage Girls addresses social and emotional concerns with new ‘Free to Grow’ program

AHG founder: ‘We at AHG are dedicated to caring for and encouraging girls in all aspects, including mental health’

February 7, 2022

January 2022

American Heritage Girls challenges and inspires girls with Harriet Tubman Award

AHG founder: ‘I believe if we as Americans can understand our past and celebrate those who fought for what is right, we can then build for a bright future’

January 31, 2022

American Heritage Girls promotes the value of life and the ‘dignity of all humankind’

AHG founder: ‘More than ever before, it is vital to defend the right to life. We as Christians are called to be light in the darkness’

January 24, 2022

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Raising Your Pro-Life Girl to Care for Mothers & Babies

January 19, 2022

American Heritage Girls recognizes MLK Day with record service hours

AHG ‘encourage[s] American Heritage Girls to make a difference in their neighborhoods and communities’

January 17, 2022

American Heritage Girls Celebrates Religious Freedom as Premier Christian Scout-Type Organization

‘It Was Always the Vision of AHG to Provide a Christian Organization That Would Contribute to the Betterment of Each Girl’s Community While Strengthening Her Walk with Christ’

January 10, 2022

American Heritage Girls Teaches Girls to Value Life at Any Age

AHG ‘Believes That Each Stage of Life Is Valued in the Eyes of God; Advocating for Life Recognizes the Dignity of All Humankind’

January 3, 2022

December 2021

American Heritage Girls Encourages Girls to Give to Others for an ‘Eternal Impact’

‘By Displaying a Heart of Generosity, a Godly Girl Can Open the Door to a Discussion About the Greatest Gift of All—the Birth of Christ and His Sacrifice on the Cross’

December 13, 2021

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Does Your Girl Strive for Grace, Not Perfection?

December 8, 2021

American Heritage Girls Teams Up for Tweens with Unique Christmas Ideas

AHG and Trusted Ministries Create Tween Girls Christmas Gift Guide for Parents and Girls to Celebrate True Meaning of Christmas Together

December 6, 2021

November 2021

American Heritage Girls Encourages Service Acts to Break the Holiday Blues

HG Members Accomplished Nearly 420,000 Service Hours Throughout Last Program Year

November 29, 2021

American Heritage Girls Praises God for His Blessings of Continued Growth and Outreach

‘We Are Grateful That the Lord Has Allowed Us to Prosper In Our Mission of Building Young Women of Integrity Through Service to God, Family, Community and Country’

November 22, 2021

American Heritage Girls Partners with Several Universities to Create Scholarships for Girls

‘These Institutions are Seeing the Value of American Heritage Girls and our Program’s Positive Influence on Young Women’

November 15, 2021

American Heritage Girls Founder Calls for Free Speech on Social Media Platforms Amidst Censorship

“How Have We Allowed the Thought Police to Invade Our Discourse and Dictate What is Deemed ‘To Matter’ In Our Lives?”

November 15, 2021

This Veterans Day, American Heritage Girls Shares a Bedrock Belief: ‘We Must Understand Our Heritage to Improve the Future’

Our Nation’s History ‘Was Built on the Solid Rock of Faith—and AHG Is Here to Continue Its Legacy’

November 8, 2021

American Heritage Girls Founder Applauds Roku for Shutting Down Partnership with Pornhub

Founder Patti Garibay Encourages Other Media Outlets to ‘Recognize Their Influence and Thus Their Responsibility to Their Viewers’

November 8, 2021

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Raising Godly Girls Who Counter the Post-Christian Culture

November 3, 2021

American Heritage Girls Celebrates Biblical Femininity: ‘It’s the Core Essence of Every Woman, Purposefully Designed by God’

AHG Asserts, ‘God Has Created Men and Women Differently on Purpose’

November 1, 2021

October 2021

During October’s National Bullying Prevention Month, American Heritage Girls Stands Firmly Against ‘Bullying of Any Sort’

AHG Shares a Key Message: “Just As With Any Other Form of Bullying, Being a ‘Mean Girl’ is Typically Rooted in Insecurity, Shame and Fear”

October 25, 2021  

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: What To Do About Cyberbullying

October 20, 2021

American Heritage Girls Presents Its ‘G.R.I.T. with Grace’ Leadership Program: ‘Girls Learn to Lean into God’s Power’

AHG’s Robust New Curriculum Shares Christ-Focused Servant Leadership Tips That Are Fun, Interactive, and Memorable

October 18, 2021

American Heritage Girls Proudly Celebrates Lexi Born, Longtime AHG Member and ‘Better Business Bureau 2021 Students of Integrity’ Scholarship Winner

This AHG Standout Also Achieved AHG’s Stars & Stripes Award, the Highest Honor Available in the Program

October 11, 2021

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Leaving Behind a Lasting Legacy

October 6, 2021

American Heritage Girls Encourages Members to Participate in ‘Bring Your Bible to School Day’ on October 7

AHG Founder Urges Girls to ‘Open the Floor’ for Discussion About Their Faith Journey

October 5, 2021   

September 2021

American Heritage Girls Places High Priority on Mental Health

AHG Demonstrates that Mental Health is Just as Important as Physical Health; No One is Exempt From or Alone in Their Anxiety

September 27, 2021

American Heritage Girls Founder Patti Garibay: Talking to Your Daughter About Suicide and Self-Harm

September 22, 2021

As Instagram Acknowledges Role in National Mental Health Issues in Girls, American Heritage Girls Claims ‘Too Little Too Late’

AHG Provides ‘God-Affirming Mentors and Programs That Help [Girls] Understand Their True Identity—An Identity in Christ’

September 20, 2021

American Heritage Girls Proudly Participates in Virginia’s March for Life

AHG ‘Believes That Each Stage of Life Is Valued in the Eyes of God; Advocating for Life Recognizes the Dignity of All Humankind’

September 20, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Honoring and Teaching the Constitution Has Always Been Part of Our Program—and Always Will

AHG Offers Significant Opportunities for Spiritual Growth, Leadership Ability, and Service to Others: ‘America’s Heritage
Was Built on the Solid Rock of Faith’

September 17, 2021

American Heritage Girls Celebrates Its 26th Birthday Through National Day of Service

‘Service Is Integral to Our Program:’ AHG Members Performed Nearly 420,000 Service Hours Last Program Year

September 13, 2021

American Heritage Girls Teaches Leadership for a Lifetime: ‘I Saw God’s Faithfulness In My Life,’ Says a Stars & Stripes Award Recipient

AHG Offers Significant Opportunities for Spiritual Growth and Leadership Ability

September 7, 2021

August 2021

Founder Patti Garibay of American Heritage Girls: ‘The Need for Biblical Worldview Training for Today’s Christian Youth Has Never Been More Important’

Disturbing Revelations About America’s Young People Show Why AHG, the Premier Faith-Based, Scout-Type Program in the U.S. for Girls and Young Women, Is More Relevant Than Ever

August 30, 2021

Founder of American Heritage Girls Patti Garibay: ‘I’m Amazed at the Way the Lord Lights Up Our Lives When We Let Him’

Serving Girls Ages Five to 18, AHG Has Grown to Become One of the Largest Christ-Centered Scout-Type Organizations in the World

August 30, 2021

American Heritage Girls Membership is on the Rise in Florida’s Palm Beach Diocese

Diocese Joins Others Across the Country to Embrace AHG as Scouting Alternative

August 23, 2021

American Heritage Girls Is Here to Help Girls Through This Year’s Back-to-School Jitters

AHG, Serving Girls Ages Five to 18, Has Wonderful Resources to Assist Christian Families

August 16, 2021

American Heritage Girls Helps Young Women ‘BELONG’ to Its Active, Upbeat Community

AHG, Serving Girls Ages Five to 18, Has Issued an Inspiring New ‘Kingdom Call’

August 9, 2021

American Heritage Girls Executive Director Praises Olympic Discussions About Mental Health

‘In a World Filled With Instant Gratification, It Is Inspiring To See a Young Woman … Choose the Long-Term Benefit Over the Immediate’

August 2, 2021

American Heritage Girls Features Innovative Training for Its Adult Volunteers Including a New Quarterly Program That Keeps the ‘Spark’ of Connection Going All Year Long

AHG, Which Serves Girls Ages Five to 18, Announces the Date of Its Next Single-Topic Session

August 2, 2021

July 2021

American Heritage Girls Is Proud to ‘Celebrate Girlhood in Every Way’

At AHG, Each Well-Defined Program Level ‘Supports the Physical, Mental, Social, Spiritual, and Emotional Development of Girls Ages Five to 18’

July 26, 2021

Good News from American Heritage Girls This Summer 2021: Members Are All Smiles (Find Out Why!)

AHG Troops Launch a ‘Summer Smiles Adventure Campaign’ To Accompany a Well-Established, Faith-Filled Program

July 19, 2021

American Heritage Girls Offers Its Catholic Members a Thriving Ministry and an Abundance of Faith-Focused Opportunities

AHG Has Introduced Its Own Catholic Faith Awards Breaking From Awards Used by Girl Scouts of the USA

July 12, 2021

American Heritage Girls Is Poised for Growth in 2021—A Year of Reconnection, Renewal and Revitalization

AHG Continues to Build Young Women of Integrity Through Its Time-Tested Program of Service and Outdoor-Adventure

July 6, 2021

June 2021

American Heritage Girls Proudly Stands for the Flag This Fourth of July (and Every Day!) as It Helps Build Our Nation’s Next Generation of Leaders

AHG Honors and Celebrates the Stars and Stripes Year-Round

June 28, 2021

American Heritage Girls Provides Positive, Powerful Experiences for Young Women During This Time of Reconnection

As America Emerges from the Pandemic, AHG Is Bringing Troops to Local Communities to Combat Loneliness and Isolation in Young People

June 21, 2021

American Heritage Girls Stands Proudly for Old Glory on Flag Day 2021—and Every Day of the Year

With Its Emphasis on Faith, Service, and Fun, AHG Has Long Supported Our Shining Symbol of Freedom

June 14, 2021

American Heritage Girls Announces ‘Live Free,’ Its Joyful and Forward-Focused Program Theme for 2021-2022

As Pandemic Restrictions Recede, AHG Girls Are Reuniting in Their Troops and in Meeting Places—‘May the Joy of the Lord Color Our Every Day’

June 7, 2021

American Heritage Girls Is Proudly Pro-Life: ‘To Advocate for Life Is to Recognize the Dignity of All Humankind’

With Its Emphasis on Faith, Service, and Fun, AHG Offers a Thriving Ministry to Its Catholic Members

June 1, 2021

May 2021

American Heritage Girls: The Moral Destitution of Our Nation is Underscored by Shocking Comments of Youth

Discouraging Results of American Worldview Inventory 2021 Survey Should Jolt America’s Christian Parents

May 25, 2021

With an Emphasis on Faith, Service, and Fun, AHG Teaches Participants a Deep and Abiding Patriotism

May 25, 2021

American Heritage Girls Builds Young Women of Character Through Its Unique, Multi-Level Approach

AHG Rewards Girls’ Accomplishments, Skills and Service—All Celebrated at a Faith-Filled ‘Crossing Over’ Ceremony   

May 17, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Life Truly is Beyond the Smartphone Screen!

May 10, 2021

American Heritage Girls Differs from Girls Scouts USA—Here’s How

AHG is the Character-Development Program That Emphasizes Christian Values, Family Involvement and More 

May 10, 2021

April 2021

AHG—Guidebooks Are Needed for Skills in the Wilderness; the Bible Is a Guidebook Full of Tools to Equip Girls for Life

American Heritage Girls Prepares for Outdoor and Camping Skills Week May 10 – 14

May 3, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Planned Parenthood’s Eugenics Mindset Is Manipulating the Human Race; Destroying the Lives of Millions of Women

April 26, 2021

Data Reveals That Approximately 30% of Nonprofits Cease to Exist After Ten Years

American Heritage Girls President and Founder Patti Garibay Points to Saying ‘Yes’ to God’s Call for AHG’s 25 Year Success

April 26, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Confronting the Loneliness Epidemic with True and Lasting Bonds of Friendship

April 19, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Keys for Adults to Child Safety Training

How AHG Protects and Keeps Girl Members Safe with Mandatory Training for All Adult Member Volunteers   

April 19, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Leading with Integrity and Humility

The AHG Stars and Stripes Award Teaches Girls Perseverance, Self-respect, and a Strong Feeling of Satisfaction

April 12, 2021

Tackling 8 Stressors that Girls Face Today

American Heritage Girls: ‘As Part of the Body of Christ We Are Called to Faith Over Fear’

April 5, 2021

Alleged Carjacking and Murder of UberEats Driver by Two Teen Girls Rocks the Nation

American Heritage Girls: ‘This Is a Duo of Misguided, Morally Bankrupt Young Women’

April 5, 2021

March 2021

Creative Ways Families Can Make Easter 2021 the Most Meaningful Yet

American Heritage Girls Offers Ideas for Families Celebrating the Season from Home

March 29, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Celebrating Women’s History Every Month, Every Day

With the War on Women and Girls, AHG’s Founding Principle of Christ-Centeredness Teaches Girls to Become Christian Leaders and Women of Integrity

March 22, 2021

In Her Book, “Why Curse the Darkness When You Can Light a Candle,” Patti Garibay Encourages Young Women to Make the World a Better Place

American Heritage Girls Founder and President Provides a Framework of Prayer, Godly Friendships and Faith-Based Mentors

March 15, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Living a Mission of Integrity

March 11, 2021


American Heritage Girls Celebrates Women’s History Month: “We Are Image-Bearers of God”

AHG Plans a Weeklong Celebration of Learning and Prayer

March 8, 2021

American Heritage Girls: A Foundation of Faith Provides Hope for the Future

March is Women’s History Month; AHG Highlights Godly Role Models for Girls, Such as Harriet Tubman and Many Others

March 1, 2021

February 2021

American Heritage Girls Rise to the Occasion in Texas

Faced with Devastation Due to Texas Snowstorms, Local AHG Troops Apply Outdoor Skills for Survival and Service

February 25, 2021


Facing Everyday Fears with New Habits

American Heritage Girls: ‘It’s Important to Analyze How Current Habits Might Be Helping or Hurting Us’

February 22, 2021

American Heritage Girls’ Message to Parents: “God Called You; It’s Time to Answer the Call”

February 15, 2021

Poll Finds 71% of Young Adults in US Support Some Form of Limits on Abortion

American Heritage Girls: ‘Now More Than Ever, We’re Seeing Youth Embrace the Title of the Pro-Life Generation’

February 8, 2021

American Heritage Girls: Equipping Today’s Teen Girls with the Armor of God to Face the Spiritual Battleground

February 8, 2021