Money Earning Tip: Getting Started

The fall air has arrived and with it another school year has begun. I am seeing so many returning faces as well as many new and wonderful people beginning their journey with Girl Scouts. This year is sure to be fantastic, with spectacular events and activities planned to celebrate Girl Scouts’ 100th birthday. With school […]

First-Time Leaders: Submit Your Troop Finance Report by June 15

As your troop wraps up their Girl Scout year, it is important for you to turn in your troop’s Annual Finance Report. Two copies of this form, along with your May troop bank statement, should be submitted to your service unit treasurer by June 15. This information is important for your service unit to acquire, […]

Summertime Activities

As troops prepare for summertime activities, remember to check out the Safety Activity Checkpoints. For example, the Swimming Safety Activity Checkpoint is where you find information about swimming and water parks. Please note: the adults who attend with the girls act as watcher during swimming and water park activities. Included in the safety checkpoint is […]

First-Time Leaders: Explore Girl Scout Training Opportunities


As a new leader, you are required to attend certain training sessions within the first four months of being appointed. In addition to required training, River Valleys also offers exciting opportunities for leaders and other volunteers to expand their Girl Scout knowledge through enrichment training and adult education conferences. Some ongoing enrichment sessions River Valleys […]