“Time to Grow” CEO Challenge
For every new girl who joins a Girl Scout troop between January 28
and March 1 and participates in the Girl Scout Cookie Program, the
troop leader will be entered in a drawing for a ticket to the G.I.R.L.
2020 Convention in Orlando ($365 value).
When Gulfcoast Florida’s membership grows, so will the chances to
win. For every 25 girls who join any troop in our council, we will
draw one leader.
You will not want to miss the world’s largest girl-led event for
girls and young women and everyone who supports them. It is going to
WATCH THE G.I.R.L. 2020 NATIONAL CONVENTION VIDEO
Need ideas on how to grow your troop? Review the Frequently Asked
There’s never been a better time to be part of a Girl Scout troop,
share the experience with friends and family, or volunteer with Girl Scouts.
Everything a Girl Scout does—whether it’s climbing mountains,
speaking her mind, or dreaming up new technology—has been developed
especially for, and is tested by, girls. Girl Scouts is a world where
girls can do, and be, whatever they dream.
Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida needs your help. New girl
membership is currently down compared to the same time last year.
Who best, other than our current membership, to help us close the
gap. We are asking troops to help us grow by hosting recruitment
Between January 28 and March 1, 2020, troops that host a
recruitment event using the materials provided will be eligible for
Guidelines: Select one of the two packaged activity options:
- Cyber Security
- Outdoor Art Explorer
(A 1-hour troop meeting themed agenda, to include most supplies
needed, patches for the current Girl Scouts, interest cards, and
instructions with next steps will be provided, once the request is received.)
- Request themed flier, which existing members could use to
invite friends (allow for a 1 week turnaround time.)
members invite friends and ensure at least 5 new girls attend the
recruitment troop meeting (each girl could invite 3 friends).
- Share 2 photos, with caption, of the event capturing the
excitement of the new friendships.
- Complete the results
form to include the contact information of the girl guests. We will
then follow up with the families about becoming members in your
troop, joining another troop, or helping establish a new troop.
Receive a Glow Party Pack for the troop to celebrate! The party
pack will include glow sticks, party favors, and $25.00 to purchase
additional supplies like food for the party (funds will be deposited
into the troop’s bank account.)
If at least 3 new girls become registered Girl Scout members (either
by joining your troop, another local troop, or establishing a new
troop), the troop will be entered in a drawing for a free weekend
at one of our Girl Scout camps. (We will then send the new Girl
Scouts a welcome letter to include their patch for participating in
For more information about this campaign, please contact Yvonne Bras