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New Troop Leaders

Let's Get Started! 

Share in the fun and excitement as a Girl Scout troop leader! Troop leaders work with other volunteers to help girls learn new skills, explore new adventures, make new friends and create lasting memories they will never forget...and neither will you!

To get started as a Girl Scout troop leader complete these steps:


Complete the registration and background check process.


Complete your required trainings: Intro to GSCI and attend New Leader Workshop within four weeks of becoming a volunteer. 


Meet with your community engagement manager and sign the annual volunteer agreement. 


Explore the Volunteer Toolkit.


Get support-hold a parent meeting, attend your local leader meeting, We're here to help!


Open your troop bank account. 

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Managing Finances

How to open a bank account
Financial and bank account policies and procedures
Money Matters

Health and Safety
Troop Leader Resources

Volunteer Toolkit Tutorial (all 5 videos)
Volunteer Essentials
Volunteer Policies & Procedures
Troop Opportunity Catalog
Video: Have Fun with Purpose with Girls
Forms library