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Volunteer Resources

Welcome to Volunteer Resources. Below you will find tools to help lead your troop.


New Volunteer Training Requirements

GSNENY Volunteer Orientation


Beyond Your Troop Meeting

If you are planning to take  your troop on an activity outside of your meeting place, you need to complete the training video and knowledge check.  ( coming soon!)


Girls on a Journey to Change the World!

Supporting Your Girls!

All About Daisies!
>>What Daisies Do 




All About Brownies
>>What Brownies Do




All About Juniors
>>What Juniors Do




All About Cadettes
>>What Cadettes Do




All About Seniors
>>What Seniors Do




All About Ambassadors
>>What Ambassadors Do


Financial Literacy

5 Skills of the Cookie Program

Leading Your Girls Outdoors

Outdoor Training Requirements

Site Orientation

Get most of the information you need without traveling to the property!  Once a volunteer has rented of our properties, they will be sent a copy of the site orientation booklet for that property.  Be sure to return the course completion form wit your property rental application.

Hidden Lake Camp Site Orientation

Camp Is-Sho-Da Site Orientation

Lake Clear Camp Site Orientation

Camp Meadowbrook Site Orientation

Camp Woodhaven Site Orientation


Outdoor Skills

Completion of the course will allow a troop to:

  • Use any GS properties for day use with outdoor cooking
  • Go overnight lodge camping at any GS Property with outdoor activities
  • Participate in Service Unit Encampments

You will learn:

  • Health and Safety Procedures
  • Outdoor cooking skills with recipes
  • Fire Building
  • Knot Tying
  • Proper dress for the outdoors

Small Craft Safety

Completion of the course will allow a volunteer to take girls boating in canoes and kayaks.

Encampment Orientation

This class is for new Encampment Directors.  You will learn to plan, implement and evaluate your Service Unit Encampment.

Overnight Tent Camping Training

Gain the additional experience you need to take your troop tent camping: additional outdoor living skills, programming ideas and sleeping in tents.

*Completion of the course, in addition to First Aid and Outdoor skills will enable a troop to go tent/shelter camping.  A Tent Camping Equivalency may be granted for completion of Outdoor Skills and participation in an encampment or multi troop overnight experience in tents.

For more information on GSNENY Property Rentals click HERE!