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Welcome! Thank you for taking an active role in supporting your local Girl Scout troop! 

Whether you’re a helpful parent, volunteer driver, field trip chaperone or troop cookie manager, your support of Girl Scouts is valuable and important. 

Step 1:
Complete your application and background check. The application process is pretty intuitive and takes just a few minutes. The free background check is straightforward, too. You’ll securely input your SSN and some basic personal information, and receive an email when you’re good to go.

Please allow two weeks for the successful completion of your background check. Then, simply forward the email that you’re an approved Girl Scout adult on to your troop leader when it arrives. 

>> Ready? Start your application and background check now.

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Join Girl Scouts as an adult member if it is required for your position. Registration is required for troop cookie managers, assistant troop leaders and some other positions. It’s simple to create an online account and click on the Join Now button. You’ll need a credit card to pay the $15 national membership dues. Any adult is welcome to join
Girl Scouts!