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Volunteering can be a big commitment, so we want to make sure you have the resources you need ... when you need them!

Check out information about money earning and troop banking and safety and permissions, media and brand guidelines —or read on for even more resources.

Get Connected

Want to get connected? Ask questions? Find resources? Contact your service unit manager, request a coach, or join the Girl Scout volunteer community on social media:


Volunteer Essentials

Have you ever wished that all the answers to the most common questions about Girl Scouts were all in one place? Volunteer Essentials is for you. Volunteer Essentials includes information about programs, badges, meetings, cookies, council procedures, understanding your girls, your leadership role, and more. It also includes Volunteer Policies.


New Leader Guide to Success

This guide includes everything new leaders need to get started! Print this out and lean on it as a resource during your first year as a troop leader. Access it here.


Program Expansion Packs

Want to take your program to the next level? Check out these expansion packs.


Explore Engineering Program Kit: The Explore Engineering Program Kit will help you guide your girls to learn fundamental engineering concepts and complete a hands-on design challenge. Email us to reserve a kit.


Media Journey Retreat Manual: Download all the materials you need to implement the MEdia Journey with your Cadettes in a weekend event.


Take Action and Highest Awards Program Pack: Download this one-stop-shop for the basic requirements and concepts to earn the Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards.


Driving My Financial Future Program Kit: This kit has all the info, curriculum, and materials you need to run a Driving My Financial Future workshop and help girls learn finance how-tos! Email us to reserve a kit.

Regional Office Equipment Depots & Rentals

Each of our regional offices—in Bellevue, Bremerton, DuPont, and Everett—offer a different variety of equipment that you can rent, including: flags, parade banners, program kits, sewing machines, resource books (about ceremonies, crafts, songs, science, history, nature, and camping), and more. Our King County office also offers camping and backpacking equipment like tents, Dutch ovens, and snowshoes. To reserve resources, email us or call 1(800) 541-9852.


Partner & Volunteer Events

Help us expand our programming by submitting a partner or volunteer event! To propose your event, please fill out this form at least 8 weeks in advance of your event. Fill out this form to submit your event!

Programs/events to be shared with Girl Scouts may include:

  • A discount for members of Girl Scouts of Western Washington to attend the program(s) you are currently offering.
  • A new program built in collaboration with a Girl Experience Manager or volunteer with Event Director training. 
  • A scheduled event with a program element just for Girl Scouts.