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Recognizing Adult Volunteers

Girl Scout volunteers are valuable assets and deserve to have their time and talents recognized! Most service units have recognition chairs to facilitate service unit and council level awards. If you would like to nominate a volunteer for recognition, please download the procedures and form below:
Council Level Recognition

Each year, our council accepts nominations, a selections committee reviews and recommends the honorees and then we present the awards in Aug/Sept at our volunteer Appreciation event. Here's the nomination timeline:
  • Sept-Apr: Download and distribute award descriptions and nomination forms
  • May: Council Level Award nominations due by May 1. Selection committee meets and recommends nominations. Nominators and honorees receive notification.
  • June: Nominators may submit additional congratulatory letters
    and/or cards for awards packets
  • Aug/Sept: Volunteer appreciation event occurs

Service Unit Level Recognition

Most service units host an awards ceremony or gathering to recognize volunteers within its jurisdiction.  Below are the award descriptions, nomination form and other details on nominating a volunteer to receive recognition within the service unit.​​​