Troop Leader Resources

Troop Leader Resources

Financial literacy and Cookie Business badges can help girls focus on developing essential skills as they participate in the Girl Scout Cookie Program. Check out some great resources for activities and badges that can help bring more meaning to her cookie business. 

Booklets
  • Girl Scout Cookie Program: 5 Skills for Girls Toolkit (facing pages) (PDF) — English | Español
  • Financial Empowerment, the K–12 Program (facing pages) (PDF) — English | Español
Handouts from "5 Skills for Girls" Toolkit
More Cookie Program Handouts
  • Cookie Booth Essentials (PDF) — English
  • Where the Money Goes (PDF) — English
     
Pins and Badges
Safety

Before participating in any money-earning Girl Scout activity, it’s super important for girls and adults to review the following materials: 

  • Safety Activity Checkpoints (PDF) — English
  • Practical Tips for Parents (PDF) — English | Español
  • Safety Tips for Product Sales (PDF) — English
More Tips and Tools
  • Volunteer Essentials: Get just about everything you need, including basic facts and forms and tips for planning outdoor activities, managing troop finances, promoting safety, arranging trips, and selling cookies—ask your local council for a copy of Volunteer Essentials. 
Cookie Season Merchandise
  • New merchandise available for purchase from council stores or online at girlscoutshop.com.