For Cookie Volunteers
Thank you for supporting the Cookie Program. Your encouragement, coaching, and guidance are key ingredients for a successful experience for girls and volunteers. We truly appreciate all you do to help girls during Cookie Season and throughout the year!
2021 Cookie Season Guidance
2021 Girl Scout Cookie Program Sale Dates
Week of January 4th - February 21st
November 12th: Live Virtual Cookie Program Training at 6pm
November 13th: Cookie Program T-Shirt/Cookie Bag Order due by Troop
December 1st - December 7th: Initial Orders Due in Smart Cookies - order by case/by variety
December 3rd: Virtual Volunteer Round Table - Cookie Program Q & A’s (no registration needed)
December 5th: Cookie Program Kick-Off Event (registration deadline, Nov. 13th)
December 16th: All troops must be established to be eligible to participate in the 2021 Cookie Program
January 1st: Girls begin marketing their sales, via Smart Cookies & social media
Week of January 4th: Cookie Program Begins!
January 4th - January 9th: Cookie Delivery Week (pick up time & location will be assigned to each troop prior to pickup)
January 9th: Troop Secured Booth Sales/Drive Thru Booth Sales can begin, must enter booth in
Smart Cookies for finalization - troop secured booth and drive thru booths sales end February 21st
January 9th: Cookie Cupboards open at all Girl Scout Service Centers and will remain open until Friday, February 19th
Planned Orders are to be made 48hrs. in advance
January 15th: Payment for Cookie Program Tee & Box Bag due to council, payment will be done via ACH draft.
February 19th - February 21st: National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend
February 21st: Last Day of the Cookie Program
February 26th: Cookie Collections Due
March 1st: Final ACH Payment (remaining amount due to council)
End of April: Cookie recognitions are delivered to Service Unit Cookie Managers, sort and distribute to troops immediately and safely.
GSGST Cookie Cupboard Hours:
Monday– Friday 9am to 6pm | Saturday 9am to 12pm (only first 5 Saturday’s of the sale - Jan. 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th & Feb. 6th)