Reality Check Winners Announced!

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 3:42 pm (CST)

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana announces winners, identifies common themes to everyday challenges Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana, the largest council in the nation, announces the winners of its Reality Check interactive video campaign … Continue reading

Emphasis on… YOU!

Thursday, December 8th, 2011 7:15 pm (CST)

We hope that after hanging with us, and learning more about what goes on behind the scenes of Reality TV shows, that you can pay it forward: share what you’ve learned with your friends, your sisters, your moms. What you see on “Reality TV” is not really real, but your life is! We want to keep the emphasis on that! Continue reading

Today’s Chicago Woman Magazine Features Reality Check!

Friday, December 2nd, 2011 9:02 am (CST)

Did you know there are over 86,000 girls in Chicago and Northwest Indiana who are part of the Girl Scouts? Many of them are facing the same day to day challenges as you are; juggling school, family, friendships, chores, jobs and various responsibilities.
You have until December 15th to submit your Reality Check Video on YouTube! Continue reading

BREAKING NEWS: Reality Check Deadline Extended to December 15th!

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 2:10 pm (CST)

The Reality Check deadline has been extended until December 15! Prizes include $250 gift cards from Best Buy and this phone from Motorola Mobility Foundation to be awarded to the entry that best uses Social Media in their video! Continue reading

What is Kasia’s Day-to-Day Reality?

Monday, November 28th, 2011 9:01 am (CST)

What is reality like for former America’s Next Top Model contest Kasia Pilewicz? Watch her Reality Check video, and submit one back telling us about your day to day reality. Continue reading

Video: Kasia’s Advice to Girls

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 2:31 pm (CST)

Reality Check campaign spokeswoman, Kasia Pilewicz, former contestant on America’s Next Top Model shares advice for girls: Help people and do something for the greater good. “Being famous is not a thing.” Continue reading

Best Use of Social Media in Video Wins… (drumroll, please!)

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 10:14 am (CST)

Another Great Prize for Reality Check Video Contest!
The entry that best uses Social Media in their video will receive a $250 Best Buy Gift Card AND a fun Motorola Mobility RIVAL phone ($100 value) and a very cool Bluetooth headset ($130 value)! Thank you, Motorola Mobility Foundation! Continue reading

Get a free Reality Check Hoodie! You know you want one!

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 3:00 pm (CST)

Be one of the first 25 to submit a video that fits the Reality Check Video contest guidelines, and you’ll get this awesome Reality Check hoodie! Continue reading

Extra! Extra! The Daily Herald just ran a great article on Reality Check

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 7:53 pm (CST)

Extra! Extra! The Daily Herald just ran a great article on Reality Check, and the new movie Miss Representation. Read it here: http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20111103/news/711039954/ Continue reading

Video: Kasia Interview – Courage Confidence Character

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 2:35 pm (CST)

Kasia Pilewicz, volunteer spokesperson and America’s Next Top Model contestant, shares her thoughts on the values of “Courage, Confidence and Character.”