Girl Scouts of Silver SageBe a Volunteer

Girl Scouts offers the freedom to tailor your level of involvement to fit your schedule and lifestyle. For instance, you can work directly with girls or support the adults who do. And, you can choose form either short-term or long-term assignments.

Ready to volunteer with Girl Scouts? Please fill out our volunteer interest form!


Ready to apply? Once you've been contacted by a member of our team, print and complete a volunteer application  and follow our new approved background check.



Girl Scouts of Silver SageOpportunities Working Directly With Girls:

Adults who engage directly with girls to deliver Girl Scouts Programs.


Troop Leaders
Lead a series of programs with the same group of girls over the course of an academic year. Troop Leaders receive the training, mentoring, resources, and organizational support needed to confidently lead girls in a wide variety of Girl Scout Experiences.


Contact our Volunteer Support Team for more information about becoming a Troop Leader.



Girl Pathways Program Teams
Design and organize activities for short-term girl programs, such as community service projects, art projects, self-esteem workshops, college prep seminars, or travel adventures. You might bring a particular skill or project experience with you. You can learn one of our existing programs. You can bring an idea for a new program that we can develop together. Or, you can help with behind-the-scenes tasks that make these girl programs happen.


Contact our Program Manager for more information about participating on a Girl Pathways Program Team.



Girl Scouts of Silver SageOpportunities Working With Other Adult Volunteers:

Adults who provide the support for the Girl-Adult Partner volunteers.


Service Unit Teams
Service Units are groups of volunteers who provide the organizational support for troops in a given area (usually connected to a school or school district). Positions within the Service Unit Teams includes: Directors, Treasurers, Registrars, Organizers, Media Representatives, Mentors, etc. Read more about these positions in our Service Team Handbook.


Contact our Volunteer Support Team for more information about the Service Unit Team opportunities in your area.


Trainers and Mentors
These are the adult volunteers who provide the adult learning and mentoring support for volunteers. Adult Learning in Girl Scouts is a combination of formal and informal learning, and covers a wide variety of content -- from troop management to camp skills to girl activities to girl life issues. If you have a passion for helping other adults learn and grow, and natural ability in group facilitiation or one-on-one mentoring.


Contact the Volunteer Support Team for more information about opportunites as a Girl Scout Trainer or Mentor.




Girl Scouts of Silver SageOpportunities Working Directly With Council Staff:

Adults who strengthen our council's administrative and outreach activities.




Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (S.T.E.M.) Series Advisor/s


Fundraising for the Girl Scouts is fun, challenging, and rewarding. We work to raise money for various Girl Scout programs and Camp properties and equipment. Fundraising opportunities include: donor database maintenance, letter writing, grant writing, and mailing preparation.


Contact our Director of Development for more information about how you can help.



Marketing & Event Planning
Do you enjoy marketing campaigns and slogans? Graphics and media? Planning events?  If so – we need your help! We are continuously working to assure that the Girl Scout name (and all that we do for girls) has a presence in our growing community.


Please contact us if you’d like to volunteer, or perhaps, have a few ideas you’d like to share with us. E-mail our Marketing Specialist for more information.



Girl Scouts of Silver SageCamp and Property Support

Adults who revitalize our council sites for our campers.


Camp and Property Support
We are looking for adult volunteers to help maintain and improve our camp sites to benefit Girl Scouts of Silver Sage campers. No special skills needed, however, if you have training or experience in a particular field, please not that on your application. See the list of volunteer opportunities below. The trail is calling you and the girls appreciate your help.


For more information, please contact our Registration Specialist.


CAP Resident Camp   Site Committees
 Counselor Assistants    Camp Alice Pittenger (CAP)
 Kitchen Assistant    Camp Ta-Man-A-Wis (TAM)
 Maintenance    Friendship Square (FSQ)
 Transportation Assistance    




Contact Information and Locations

Toll Free: 800-846-0079

Boise: 208-377-2011

Twin Falls: 208-733-9623

Pocatello: 208-234-9076

Idaho Falls: 208-524-4649

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