ONLY ONE GIRL IN FIVE BELIEVES SHE CAN BE A LEADER
By becoming a Girl Scout volunteer, you can change that! Get involved. Share your time & talents. Make a difference.
Get Started Here
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of girls?
Here are 4 easy steps to get started.
1. Girl Scout Membership is required for all adult volunteers. Please complete the online membership form to register. A staff member will contact you to discuss the next steps to volunteer including appointment and screening.
2. The online Volunteer Agreement and a background check (CORI) must be completed before you can meet with girls.
4. Questions or concerns? Let us help: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adult Learning Conferences
The seventh annual Adult Learning Conferences are almost here!
Participate in our new learning tracks and you’ll find there is something for everyone! New troop volunteers can receive their core training all in one day. Service Unit Team Members can choose from over five sessions just for you! Experienced volunteers can choose from over 20 sessions including Cookie Training, Journey Moments and more! Explore this year’s theme; Discover your Inner Athlete: Lessons in Courage, Confidence, & Character.
Tewksbury featured keynote, Whitney Post, Olympian and operator of Life Alive Coaching, will share her passion for physical activity to improve our lives and our girls.
Kingston featured keynote, Diana Cutaia, founder of Coaching Peace, will explore how athleticism can be a powerful tool in positive personal development for girls and adults.
NEW Girl Program! Ultimate Program Sneak Peek
Bring your Girl Scout Daisy, Brownie, Junior or Cadette to the Ultimate Guide Sneak Peek! While you attend training your Girl Scout can enjoy sampling and exploring the fun of GSEM’s Ultimate Guide programs. Take advantage of this exciting opportunity before registering your troop for upcoming programs! $18 per girl, lunch included. Registration for the Girl Program is separate – please visit:
Tewksbury ALC Ultimate Program Sneak Peek
Kingston ALC Ultimate Program Sneak Peek
Sign up. Sign on. Learn. 3rd Wednesday of each month
12 - 1 PM.
November 19: Guiding Your Cadette Journey — Set your GPS for fun and join the Cadettes on their path to leadership! Explore fun and easy ways to engage girls in Journey activities and ceremonies and help them plan for their Take Action project. We will highlight the themes of all three Journeys and discuss how to customize them to fit your troop's interests and timelines. Cadette Journeys: aMAZE; Breathe; MEdia. Last day to register is November 17.
Miss out on our previous sessions? Below is a sampling of our recorded sessions.
Implementing Your Friends and Family Meeting
Quick and Easy Guide to the Fall Product Sale
Take Action Projects
Girls and Social Media
Service Unit Success Stories
Travel Planning with Girls
Negotiating Family Dynamics in the Troop
Celebrate Girl Scouts
Every 12.5 Minutes a Girl becomes a Girl Scout
Creating a Culture of Appreciation
Activating the Friends & Family Network
Pathways for Older Girls
Stopping Cliques Before They Start
Communication strategies for Inclusion
Let Go, Let Girls!
Got Questions? Get answers from experienced volunteers and staff without leaving the comfort of your home!
Participate in our NEW Virtual Coaching Sessions and seek advice, share experiences and learn about new resources. Virtual Coaching sessions are level specific and focused on YOUR needs, so submit your questions in advance or come ready to share them in session.
Registration is free, but required to obtain log in information. Join once or become a regular! Sessions are offered every other month and are always from 8 - 9 PM.
Join us for volunteer-focused Regional Meetings from October 6-9, 2014!
Regional Meetings are scheduled in 15 locations throughout the council and are open to all volunteers. If you cannot attend the meeting for your region (detailed on pages 2-3), you are welcome to attend one in another area.
This October our agenda will include an Opening Ceremony, Journey Moment, GSEM Updates, Volunteer Networking Opportunity and Closing. Register today and attend an October meeting near you!
Find volunteer policies, volunteer position descriptions, program guidelines and much more in our Resource Library and Forms section.
Facilitator guides, handbooks, safety manuals and other helpful publications from Girl Scouts of the USA are available to volunteers at the Girl Scout Shop.