Girl Scouts Uniforms Will Be Made In The U.S.A.

November 3rd, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

Newark, Nov 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Girl Scouts of America has indicated that they do not intend to get its uniforms outside the shores of the United States. The Girls Scouts of America came under intense pressure for several days after it emerged that they are seeking to give contract to a company outside the United States to provide their uniforms. It was alleged that the Girls Scouts of America were considering bids from several other companies outside the United States including China.

The group’s spokesperson, Michelle Tompkins revealed that the organization was receiving bids from only companies in the United States for the manufacture of their uniforms. The group was urged to keeps it’s uniform American made by members, volunteers and parents.

Tompkins confirmed that the urge has been coming from parents and volunteers along with the members. She said that,“We thank the many Girl Scout parents and volunteers who stood up for their beliefs and showed our 2.4 million girls that every voice makes a difference. They are the role models who help build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place”.

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