Saturday, August 8, 2020, 11:23 AM
Site: Volunteer Essentials
Course: (Volunteer Essentials)
Glossary: Glossary

Volunteer-Run Camp

Usually a week long or twilight program organized by volunteers or council staff to serve current registered girls and/or recruit new girls. 



A themed event with a number of stations. Groups rotate between the stations, completing activities at each one.

World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS)

An association of Girl Scout and Girl Guide national organizations around the world.

World Centers

Four program centers owned by WAGGGS. The centers are located in Mexico, England, India, and Switzerland. 

World Thinking Day

Celebrated by Girl Guides and Girl Scouts around the world on February 22, the birthdays of both Lord and Lady Baden –Powell. At Thinking Day events, girls participate in activities that help them learn about the lives of their sisters around the world.