This Homeless Shelter-Based Girl Scout Troop Is Selling Cookies For The First Time

The Girl Scouts have been selling cookies for 101 years, but for a New York City troop, this year marks the first time they are participating in the tradition, and it's monumental for a special reason.

Troop 6000, established in 2017, is New York City's first homeless shelter-based Girl Scouts of Greater New York City troop. Many of the troops members live in a hotel operating as a shelter in Long Island City, Queens. The troop is expected to expand to 14 other NYC shelters, the New York...

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