Get informed, get inspired, and get ready to take action! As part of the Global Action Team, Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors can become advocates for important issues that impact girls across the world. The program focuses on three main themes:
||Global Awareness: Girl Scouts develop cultural awareness through the project by collaborating with a World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) member organization in another country. All team members earn the WAGGGS Global Action Theme Badge and the Service to Girl Scouting Bar.|
||Leadership: The team leads the annual Global Action Summit—a weekend retreat for Cadette Girl Scouts. During this exciting event, team members teach younger girls about action through advocacy, making global connections, and how to follow through on large projects that impact in their community.|
Global Action Team Cost & Timeline
The $300 program cost is all-inclusive and covers meals and program supplies, technology equipment, team t-shirt, badges and awards, and Global Action Summit supplies. Financial assistance is available.
- September: Application Deadline
- November: Orientation Meeting and Team Building
- January: Team Retreat
- March: Team Retreat
- May: Team Retreat
- June: Global Action Summit
- June-August: Take Action Project Implementation
Ready to Join?
Senior and Ambassador Girl Scouts can apply to join the Global Action Team and applications are due mid-September each year.
Questions? Email Julie Wendell, our Senior Manager of Corporate and Regional Programs.Global Action Team Advisor. Volunteer Position Description 2015-2016.pdf