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Volunteer Resources


You are the cheerleader, guide and mentor for girls on their journey to discover their inner G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™. You are best at scoping out experiences G.I.R.L.s are searching for while - most importantly - having a tremendous amount of fun!

Below is a list of online resources to make it easier for you to focus on what's important!


Volunteer Essentials

Volunteers are required to become familiar with the council's policies, procedures and standards. Volunteer Essentials has all the critical information for volunteers and it serves as a guide on Girl Scouting. You will also find specific council-related information from GSSWT's hours of operations to emergency procedures.

Browse the online copy: Volunteer Essentials

Safety Activity Checkpoints

Safety Checkpoints are important in ensuring girls' safety. When preparing for a Girl Scout activity, always begin with the Safety Activity Checkpoints to see the nationally required standards and guidelines. 

See the list: Safety Checkpoints

Resources for New Co-leaders
Community Team Resources
Digital Resources
Health & Safety
Managing Finances
Girl Scout Traditions
MyGS & Rallyhood
Travel & Field Trips
Troop Resources
VTK Resources