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Events & Programs
Upcoming events for you and your Girl Scouts
Virtual Volunteer Blog
a trove of information and experiences from within our council.
Ready, Set, Go!
Explains how to volunteer with GSSA.
Girl Scouting 101
Online training for volunteers on the GSUSA web site.
Further training for Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama volunteers
What you need to know to have a successful Girl Scout experience.
Safety Activity Checkpoints
Keep your girls (and yourself) safe in all your activities.
Troop Trip Planning
Self-study to become confident in "Venturing Out" with your Girl Scouts
Self-study module to prepare you for camping
Earn your Leader license to get special discounts and freebies!
Leader License details are in Ready, Set Go!
Already have your Leader License?
Fill out this online form and we'll make a Leader name badge especially for you. Wear it with pride!
Whatever your schedule permits and whatever your skill set, you may be sure that Girl Scouts can help you put your experience and abilities to use in building girls of courage, confidence and character.
Take a photo of your Driver License and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or text it to 334.312.0433 (this goes to Cheryl Miller, our Volunteer Training and Communications Manager)
Fill out the Volunteer Approval form at the link below (Google Document):
While your Volunteer Approval Form is being processed, go ahead and complete both Girl Scouting 101 and GSSA 201 online courses.
Check out the links at left, to help ensure your successful Girl Scout Volunteer journey!
Click on the event name for details and registration information. For fun events with your troop, please see our Programs and Events page.
E-council is the software program we are now using to register girls and volunteers as members of Girl Scouts. It is being used successfully by several other councils, and provides a way for us to become more efficient.
For more information, please read: e-council FAQs and How to Register Your Troop and Pay Online.