The Girl Scouts of America and the American Taekwondo Association (ATA) have so much in common and make a great partnership. It’s easy to realize when you compare the missions of each organization, the ATA oaths and the Girl Scout Promise and Law. Let’s take a look:
The Girl Scout mission
To build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.
The ATA mission
To make the world a better place by teaching core values of courtesy, loyalty, respect, perseverance, honor, integrity, and self-control one black belt at a time.
The Girl Scout Promise The ATA Spirit of Taekwondo
“On my honor, I will try: I will practice in the Spirit of Taekwondo
To serve God and my country with courtesy for fellow students
To help people at all times loyalty for my instructor
and to live by the Girl Scout Law and respect for my juniors and seniors
The Girl Scout Law The ATA Student Oath
I will do my best to be honest and fair, Each day I will live
friendly and helpful, by honoring my parents and instructors
considerate and caring, practicing to the best of my abilities
courageous and strong, and and by having courtesy and respect
responsible for what I say and do, for everyone I meet
and to respect myself and others,
use resources wisely,
make the world a better place, and
to be a sister to every Girl Scout
ATA Martial Arts offers fun and exciting ways to satisty requirements of several badges including:
Sports, Fitness, Manners, Courtesy, Respect, Self-Defense, Confidence, Health, Martial Arts, & Team Building.
Contact us at (610) 344-9370 or email westchesterATA@gmail.com for more information.