What Girl Scout Parents Should Know About Girl Scout Cookies!
She Can't Do It Without YOU!!
Parents, thank-you so much for your support of Girl Scouts and the GS Cookie Program. Much more than a way to raise money, the Cookie program is a hands-on leadership and entrepreneurial program that helps equip girls with the experience and financial literacy tools that she will take with her into high school, college and beyond.
All girls must turn in a signed Permission Form before they start taking Cookie orders. Form should be given to your
Troop Cookie Manager.
There's more to Girl Scout Cookies than What is in the Box!
Selling cookies teaches girls about goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills, and business ethics; skills which are essential to leadership, to success, and to life.
Girl Scouts and Financial Literacy
What does your daughter know about finances? Here's some interesting research done by the Girl Scout Research Institute on what girls think of their financial future and how they'll get there. Having it all: Girls and Financial literacy.
The latest information from the Girl Scout Research Institute shows that girls want financial literacy skills to help them achieve their dreams. For more details on the study, click here.
Follow the link for a list of all the Girl Scout Financial Literacy Programs (badges to earn) for all levels.
Register Your Daughter in the Cookie Club!
Ask your Troop Cookie Manager to register your daughter. It's quick and easy. You can help her send e-mail "asks" using this safe website. Customers can click to learn more about Cookie nutrition, send requests for their favorite Cookie or even learn more about your daughter's goals.
To get started, the Troop Cookie Manager has to first set up the girls in the computer. Click on Leader Login using your eBudde password and email to get started. When you set up the girls you will be assigning them a simple password and the computer system will create an ID for them. When you're done, print out the page and give the girls their password and ID. Any problems logging onto Cookie Club click on the on-line help.
GSNC Cookie Sales Incentives
By selling Girl Scout Cookies, your Girl Scout has an opportunity to earn cookie incentives based on the number of boxes they sell.
All incentive prizes are cumulative.
Cookie Credits are a great way to help pay for GS Summer Camp, GS Troop trips, activities and events listed in Possibilities, GS membership registration and much, much more. By selling 300 boxes of GS Cookies your daughter earns 75 Cookie Credits.
Cookie Volunteers Needed
A great way to help your daughter and her Troop is to volunteer as a Troop or Association Cookie Volunteer.