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Kick-Off 2021: The Year of the Volunteer

Girl Scouts is celebrating their 110th anniversary, and we wanted to celebrate you! As a volunteer, you enable strong connections to grow in your communities for years to come.

During Kick-Off, you will learn from staff and leaders across the council as we explore ways to strengthen service unit connections, program connections and family connections.

View the Kick Off Guide for 2021-2022.
RSVP for Service Team (T.E.A.M.) Meetings for 2021-2022

Below are the resources discussed in each session.


Being Friendly & Helpful
Sunday, August 8 | 7 PM | South Region
Tuesday, August 10 | 7 PM | North Region
Wednesday, August 11 | 7 PM | Central Region - Dayton
Thursday, August 12 | 7 PM | Central Region - Lima

This session is for service team volunteers.

Join us as we explore how to maintain a healthy service unit. Explore ways to identify what your service unit needs and how to keep traditions alive while incorporating new events. Discuss how to connect with your community, families, and new leaders through product program and service unit events. Find best practices for recruitment, communication, and executing your service unit role.

School Recruitment Plan
SU Meeting Guide
Calendar of Program Events - Fall 2021
Program Rollout Badge Overview
Family Giving Flyer
Invite a Friend - Service Units
Invite a Friend - Troops
Slides


Using Resources Wisely

Sunday, August 8 | 7 PM | South Region
Tuesday, August 10 | 7 PM | North Region
Wednesday, August 11 | 7 PM | Central Region - Dayton
Thursday, August 12 | 7 PM | Central Region - Lima

This session is for service team volunteers.

Join us as we explore the many resources your council has to offer and how best to utilize them to get the most out of your service unit. Learn about how to facilitate the new program roll-out and support new and seasoned leaders.

New Leader Onboarding Process
Volunteer Appreciation Awards Overview
Service Unit Event Planning Guide
Getting Started on VTK
VTK Demo Access User Guide
Badge Booklet Overview
Daisy Activity Guide
Brownie Activity Guide
Fast Fundamentals - Community Service vs. Take Action
Fall Recruitment Troop Formation Guide
Slides


Being a Sister to Every Girl Scout

Sunday, August 8 | 7 PM | South Region
Tuesday, August 10 | 7 PM | North Region
Wednesday, August 11 | 7 PM | Central Region - Dayton
Thursday, August 12 | 7 PM | Central Region - Lima

This session is for all volunteers.

Explore what's available to JCSA Girl Scouts as we delve into the older girl experience as she progresses through grade levels. We will explore how the leader's role evolves into that of an advisor as girls grow. We will also explore clubs, higher awards, travel, product program and the latest CSA Girl Scout Badges being added to our portfolio just in time for fall!

Leadership Awards Overview
Juliette Guide to Girl Scouting
Marian Medal Flyer
Slides