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Volunteer Events

We love our volunteers as much as our girls and want to see them succeed! These events provide opportunities for professional and skill development, networking, and personal growth. What better way to energize yourself than with other fabulous volunteers?



For All Volunteers
Fall Leadership Weekend

2020 Fall is Coming!

GSEP is excited to host our signature adult training event on Saturday, October 10, 2020.  This year’s event will look a little different due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation.  We’ve streamlined to a one day format, offering four 1 hour workshops.  We hope to be able to host an in-person event at Camp Laughing Waters in Gilbertsville, but are also prepared to host a virtual event, if restrictions are in place.  More details to come!

This year’s theme: Mystery! 
Presenters Wanted!

Do you have a skill or talent that you could share with your fellow Girl Scout volunteers?  Then we need YOU!  Our attendees want to be engaged and challenged, so put on your thinking caps and give us your best ideas!

Topics Ideas (but not limited to):
  • Planning Virtual experiences (escape rooms, meetings, field trips, troop meetings)
  • In-person Escape Room 
  • Outdoor experiences: Geocaching, letterboxing, orienteering, hiking, outdoor cooking, knots, outdoor crafts, and outdoor games
  • Journey-focused, badges, or STEM activities
  • Traditions, ceremonies, and/or songs 
  • Current trending crafts
Steps to Submit a Workshop Proposal
  1. Pick a topic to present to your peers-something that could be done in-person or virtually
  2. Fill in the proposal form, including a brief workshop description and supply list
  3. Submit your form by Thursday, August 6, 2020
  4. We’ll reach out to you with instructions for next steps 
Click here to submit your workshop proposal!

Questions? Email gsepfall@gmail.com

Volunteer Awards Celebration

Volunteer Awards Celebration

Every year, the girl-led Volunteer Awards celebration recognizes the powerful and inspiring contributions volunteers make all year long! This annual event showcases the people who make the Girl Scout mission possible - our wonderful volunteers.

2020 information coming soon! 

Now accepting nominations for MY20! Check out the Volunteer Recognitions page for all award descriptions and nomination instructions.


Click here to see the November 2019 award recipients!

Women's Leadership Summit

Women's Leadership Summit


It’s leaders just like you who inspired the Girl Scout Women’s Leadership Summit!

Every year, the Girl Scout Women’s Leadership Summit brings together like-minded women to develop their leadership skills and have a greater impact on the girls they serve and in their communities.

2021 information coming soon!
Spring Skills Sampler

Spring Skills Sampler

Join us for a morning of fun at the newly named Spring Skills Sampler! Whether you’re brand new to Girl Scouts or you’ve been a volunteer for years, this event is for you! You’ll get to sample new skills, hear from topic experts, and connect with your fellow volunteers! Then, feel free to bring a bag lunch (with beverage) and linger a while longer.

2021 Information Coming Soon!


For Service Unit Managers & Teams
Fall Kick-Off

Sunday, August 18

Camp Laughing Waters

This annual event kicks off each membership year with excitement! The agenda is packed full of GSEP updates and sessions with relevant topics geared toward the interests/needs of our communities. The event also provides opportunities to interact with fellow service unit managers and their teams as well as a full range of GSEP staff.