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For Cookie Volunteers

Girl Scout activities like the Girl Scout Cookie Program help power unique and amazing experiences for girls, while also exposing them to essential life skills, life-changing opportunities to practice leadership and supercharged confidence.

Through these activities, girls are also able to contribute to their council’s ability to provide girl-centric programming in the community and make a difference by carrying out amazing service projects that make the world a better place for them and for all of us.

Adults also play a key role as they coach and mentor girls by focusing on these three key learning approaches:

Girl-led: Girls play an active part in figuring out the what, where, when, how and why of their activities. They lead the planning and decision making as much as possible.

Learning by doing: Girls engage in continuous cycles of action and reflection that result in deeper understanding of concepts and mastery of practical skills.

Cooperative learning: Girls work together toward common goals in an atmosphere of respect and collaboration that encourages the sharing of skills, knowledge, and learning.

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Email Communications

Get more control about the important content that is being sent to your inbox! Are you a Cookie Rookie who is new to the program? Or are you a Cookie Veteran who is very experienced in the Girl Scout Cookie Program? Let us know the level of information you need.

Cookie Rookie Opt-In

General Cookie Opt-In

Cookie Veteran Opt-In

Download the GSHCC App

Want access to all of these great resources at your fingertips? Visit your App store and search GSHCC to download our user friendly app. Available for Android and iPhone!

Important Dates for the 2019 Cookie Program

Cookie Program Begins
Friday, January 11, 2019

Girls Take Initial Orders
Friday, January 11 – Sunday, January 27, 2019

Booth Sale Lottery
Round 1 – Sunday, January 13- Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Round 2 – Sunday, January 20- Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Round 3 – Sunday, January 27- end of cookie program

Sacramento Mega Drop
Saturday, February 16, 2019

Turlock Mega Drop
Monday, February 18, 2019

Girls Continue Taking Orders
Monday, January 28 – Sunday, March 17, 2019

National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend
February 22-24, 2019

Troop Booth Sales
Friday, February 22 – Sunday, March 17, 2019

Cookie Cupboards & Jars Open
Saturday, February 23, 2019

ACH Draw Dates
Thursday, March 7, 2019 – First Draw
Thursday, March 21, 2019 – Second Draw
Thursday, March 27 – Third (Final) Draw

End of the 2019 Girl Scout Cookie Program
Sunday, March 17, 2019

Rewards & Troop Treasure Distribution
End of May 2019