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Prepare for the Girl Scout Cookie Sale

In order to better prepare you for the Girl Scout Cookie Sale, we will be adding questions and answers to the list below as information becomes available. Other resources include:

If you don't see the answer to your question here, please email cookies@girlscoutsww.org

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the 2014 sale?
The pre-sale, when girls take orders for cookies from family and friends, begins Friday, January 24, 2014. The public sale, when girls set up booth site sales in front of stores and sell cookies to the public, will be Friday, February 28 through Sunday, March 16, 2014.

What is the theme of the Cookie Sale this year?
The 2014 theme is a continuation of the 2013 theme: What can a girl do? – I’ll show you HOW (Her Own Way)

What items can I purchase to support and recognize the cookie sale?
There are many items available through our Girl Scout Stores in Bellevue and DuPont .


Can I market the cookie sale on the internet?
Read Girl Scouts of Western Washington's SocialMediaGuidelines.pdfSocial Media Guidelines for further explanation.


Who will girls, volunteers, and families work with?
Volunteer Troop Cookie Managers, volunteer Service Unit Cookie Managers and council staff will work together to help girls, volunteers and families make the Girl Scout Cookie Program a success.


What can I buy with a Cookie Dough Rewards Card?
Cookie Dough Rewards Card can be used to pay for council and service unit events, council resident camp, volunteer- led day camps, GSUSA destination feescouncil-approved troop/group travel  and merchandise at Girl Scouts of Western Washington stores

How can I tell people about the true purpose of the Girl Scout Cookie Program?
If you’re asked, here’s a poster about the true purpose of the Girl Scout Cookie Sale: building these five skills for girls! Click here to download What Girls Learn From Selling Cookies.