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December 15, 2016
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Girl Scouts’ 12 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave Is Rarity Among Nonprofits

Girl Scouts of the USA

Erin Barkan, a lead operations specialist at Girl Scouts of the USA, is planning to take 12 weeks of paid maternity leave.

Erin Barkan decided early in her second pregnancy that she wanted to take the full 12 weeks of leave after giving birth that is guaranteed by federal law. But the Girl Scouts of the USA employee and her husband also knew that would require tough...

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