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Quick Start for Volunteers

Volunteers are an essential part of the Girl Scout Cookie Program and fall product program! Help your Girl Scout or troop by becoming a troop cookie manager or troop fall manager in just three steps:

  1. Join Girl Scouts. If you’re already a member, log in to My GS.
  2. Select volunteer role "Troop Cookie Manager" or "Troop Fall Manager" and complete background screening. (You must be registered in the correct role to receive the weekly product program emails In a Nutshell and Cookie Chat.)
  3. Complete training (see options below).

Note: Your troop must have a Wells Fargo bank account to participate in the product programs.


Cookie Program
Training

When you’re ready to take the cookie program troop cookie manager training:

  1. Visit sdgirlscouts.litmos.com/self-signup.
  2. Enter your name, Girl Scout email, and the course code: Cookie21
  3. Watch for a training invitation email from Litmos (if you don’t see it, check your spam folder).
  4. Select the link in the email to begin viewing the course.

The code and course link will only work once. If you’ve already logged in with the code but need to return to the course to begin or finish up, visit sdgirlscouts.litmos.com and login with your username (Girl Scout email). If you don’t remember your password, or haven’t set one, select the “I don’t remember my password option” to set/reset it. Once logged in, you’ll see the 2021 cookie program icon on your dashboard. Select it to begin. Need help? See technical help or contact training@sdgirlscouts.org.

Essential Resources

For cookie entrepreneurs
For cookie volunteers

Links

eBudde
Digital Cookie
Meet the Cookies

Troop Needs

Open troop bank account.
Designate troop cookie manager (see steps above).
Register all participating girls for the current membership year.
Request all participating Girl Scouts submit the online Product Programs Participation Agreement at sdgirlscouts.org/cookiegirls.

Fall Product Program
Training

To access gsLearn and your fall product program training, follow these steps:

1. Visit sdgirlscouts.org and select the My GS tab.

2. Log in with your Girl Scout email and password.

3. Select My Account (top) and then gsLearn (left).

4. Select the Content Library (left) and type the word “fall” in the search field.

5. Select the Troop Fall Manager Training (2021) course to begin.

New to gsLearn?

  • Check out this quick video to get acquainted.
  • The very first time you log in, you may not see courses in the gsLearn Content Library for up to 30 minutes. Why the wait? The system is placing you in our council’s gsLearn team and populating the gsLearn Content Library with our council’s training. This placement takes place automatically every half hour. After your first log in, your access to training is immediate.
  • Need help? Contact training@sdgirlscouts.org.
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