Cookie Program Resources
The Cookie Program just started, and there are many great resources for troop cookie managers and service area cookie managers on Volunteer Connect! You will find, important dates, trainings, Snap resources, forms, order cards, and other valuable resources to help you throughout the Cookie Program.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
In 1956, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. described Girl Scouts as “a force for desegregation.” In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day all GSWNGL offices and shops will be closed.
This day has traditionally been a day of community service for individuals, businesses, and Girl Scouts. There are many community events Girl Scouts can be involved in, here are just a few:
Fox Cities Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration at the Lawrence Chapel on January 19.
Brown County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College on January 17.
Martin Luther King Day of Service Event hosted by the ECLIPSE Program of UW Eau Claire on January 19.
Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. hosted by the Marathon County Library in Wausau on January 17.
2015 Camp Planner
Check your mailbox between January 12 and 23 to find the 2015 Camp Planner. Inside you’ll discover all the exciting adventures we have planned. Camp registration begins on January 14, 2015. Remember, girls can use the Cookie Dough they earn through the Cookie Program to fund fun at Girl Scout Camp. Want to start planning your summer now? Check out the sneak peek of our 2015 Camp Planner!
Adult Awards Deadline Approaching
Girl Scout volunteers make it all possible! Can you think of an adult volunteer who gives 110% to fulfill the Girl Scout mission? Show your appreciation by nominating her/him for an adult award!
There are a number of awards that are appropriate for Girl Scout volunteers of every kind. But hurry, because nominations are due to us by February 1! Learn more on our Recognitions page, and send any questions you may have to our Adult Development Department at 888.747.6945 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Digital Cookie Has Gone Viral!
Everyone’s talking about Digital Cookie, and we can’t wait to get all of our volunteers acquainted with the new online Girl Scout cookie selling platform and for girls to try it out themselves. Digital Cookie is an addition to the existing Cookie Program components: door-to-door sales, walkabouts, and cookie booths. This online program teaches girls about digital money management using dashboards to track their sales and goals.
Get all the facts about Digital Cookie by reading through this handy FAQ and attending upcoming meetings prior to the start of the Cookie Program on January 23! If you have any unanswered questions, please contact our Product Program Department at email@example.com.