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For Volunteers

Thank you for volunteering to support your Girl Scout Troop's Cookie program. Because of you, girls gain valuable skills that will help them succeed. The Girl Scout Cookie program allows girls of all ages to earn money to achieve their goals and gain hands-on leadership and entrepreneurial experience.

Volunteer Resources

Troop Cookie Manager Guide
All the information you will need to help your troop have a successful Cookie Season – from product information to technical tips. 

Reward Opt-Out
Please indicate your Cadette, Senior or Ambassador troop’s request to opt out of traditional rewards in the Treats & Reads and/or Cookie Programs. Remember, for each program the troop is responsible for selecting to opt out in M2 or eBudde before Go Day per the instructions provided in the product program manager’s guide. The troop is also responsible for keeping signed documentation on the opt-out vote. 

Troop Late Payment Report
Complete one form for each parent/guardian or volunteer who owes a balance. 

Role Descriptions

Cookie Business Badges and Cookie Entrepreneur Family Pins

Cookie Pins and Badges
Girls can earn Cookie Business and Financial Literacy badges and Cookie Entrepreneur Family pins for every year they participate in the Girl Scout Cookie Program.


Cookie Entrepeneur Family Pin

Make Girl Scout Cookie season a family affair!  Earning Cookie Entrepreneur Family pins makes spending time with family easy, fun, and even sweeter during cookie season. Start your collection today, and get ready to rock your Girl Scout pride all season long.

Cookie Entrepreneur Family Pins
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Find more information on Pins and Badges, including online cookie badge tips through Girl Scouts of the USA Troop Resources.

CloverGo

Clover Go is a credit card processing app available for all troops and all girls to use during product programs! This means troops and girls will be able to accept credit cards at booths and when taking orders in person. All funds are directly deposited into the troop banking account making it fast, easy, and efficient to accept credit cards! Volunteer training for Clover Go is available in gsLearn.

CloverGo information
A quick guide to our relationship with CloverGo.

CloverGo Information for Troops
More information about cashless payment options from CloverGo! 

CloverGo Booth Sign
Let customers know you take credit and debit cards at your booth!

Clover Go FAQ
Clover Go Frequently Asked Questions.

Clover Go Family Guide
These Clover Go instructions provide screenshots and tips for setting up Clover Go for girls in order to process transactions. The troop will send out an email via Clover to invite families to set up to accept Clover payments.

Clover Go Troubleshooting
This Clover Go guide will help with some of the more common errors that could be experienced while using Clover Go. If experiencing technical difficulties not addressed here please contact the Clover support team Mon-Fri, 8am-10pm EST at 855.276.5008.

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Keep your Clover Go transactions professional by downloading the Girl Scouts of Eastern MIssouri logo here and adding it to your app so it appears on all of your cookie receipts!

Little Brownie Bakers Resources
Contests

Congratulations to Troop 2787 and Troop 832, winners of the Impeccable Innovators contest. Thank you to everyone who brought their entrepreneurial innovations to this cookie season!

Congratulations to our Perfect Pitch winners: 

  • Expert Appeal- Anna M Troop 1803 
  • Out of the Box- Madeline H Troop 1986 
  • Persuasive Philanthropist- Alivia B Troop 4902 
  • Terrific Troop- Troop 1425 

 

Top five reasons you should absolutely participate in the Cookie Program:

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Life Skills: The Cookie program helps girls and you develop leadership skills for life, including goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills and business ethics.

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It's EASY to participate: Your Troop Cookie Manager can access a variety of resources to manage their cookie business.

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Financial benefits: Your troop will earn money to help offset the cost of activities, outings, program supplies and so much more! And in the process, girls gain skills to be financially independent.

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Girls can earn fabulous rewards: Rewards help girls set goals, to reach high levels of achievement.

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Your girls will THANK YOU: Many successful business women say they got their start selling Girl Scout Cookies.

Thanks to caring volunteers, LIKE YOU, girls who participate in the Cookie program gain courage, confidence and character to pursue their dreams!