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Volunteer Quick Links

Staying Informed

Sign up for GSSA Weekly

It's the best way to stay up on news, events, and opportunities. Back issues can be found in the Archives

Events & Programs
Upcoming events for you and your Girl Scouts

Virtual Volunteer Blog
a trove of information and experiences from within our council.

Volunteer Training

Volunteer Approval Form
(print version - please use if online form is not feasible)

Certifications: Who Needs What?

Leader License: Ready, Set, Go!
Explains how to become a leader with GSSA.

Girl Scouting 101
Online training for volunteers on the GSUSA web site.

GSSA 201
Further training for Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama volunteers

Volunteer Essentials
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.

Venturing Out/
Troop Trip Planning

Self-study to become confident in "Venturing Out" with your Girl Scouts

Camping Pre-Course
Self-study module to prepare you for camping

Leader License

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!


Volunteering with GSSA

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.

Ready to get started? We can begin right now!

Step 1: Take a photo of your Driver License and email it to this goes to Amy Faulk, our Registrar and Intake Specialist)

AND Fill out the Volunteer Approval form at the link below:

Step 2: While your Volunteer Approval Form is being processed, go ahead and complete both Girl Scouting 101 and GSSA 201 online courses.

Step 3: Background Check Please visit this link: Click create an account to "Get Verified." Enter this "Good Deed Code" - by9wi1x using your LEGAL name (as it is listed on your driver's license).

You will receive confirmation but cannot see the results online. We will notify you once your file is complete.

Step 4: Check out the links at left, to help ensure your successful Girl Scout Volunteer journey!


With eBiz, you are able to:

  • Become a new member for the first time or renew your annual membership
  • Become a lifetime member
  • Update your contact information
  • Manage your family online if you are a Family Manager
  • Manage your troop(s) online if you are a Troop Leader (01)

Upcoming Volunteer Events

Click on the event name for details and registration information. For fun events with your troop, please see our Programs and Events page.

Fun Resources

Camp Songs

Did your Girl Scout come back from camp with new songs? Here are links to lyrics so you can sing along! Please note -- these websites are not affiliated with Girl Scouts 

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