Saturday, August 8, 2020, 11:15 AM
Site: Volunteer Essentials
Course: (Volunteer Essentials)
Glossary: Glossary


 A special ceremony in which a new member makes her Girl Scout Promise and receives her membership pin and is formally welcomed into Girl Scouting. 



A program for each grade level that takes the girls through a series of age-appropriate activities to help them discover, connect and take action to lead with courage, confidence and character to make the world a better place.

Juliette Gordon Low

The founder of the Girl Scout Movement in the United States. Her nickname was Daisy. 


A grade-level in Girl Scouting. Junior Girl Scouts grades 4 and 5.


Kaper Chart

A chart that shows the delegation of jobs and rotation of responsibility.



Latina Community Development Manager works with Latino(a) communities to cultivate recruit Latina girl and adult members into troops.

LF: Learning Facilitator

Volunteer who facilitates Adult Learning courses and/or supports volunteers.  

Lifetime Membership

 Granted to any person 18 years of age or older or a high school graduate. There are two fee structures:

  • $400 (one-time fee) for any adult 18 years of age or older who is not a former girl member, or a former girl member who is 30 years or older
  • $200 (one-time fee) for any former girl member who is 18-29 years old.


Leader Support Manager.  Service unit volunteer responsible for supporting and retaining existing leaders and girls.  Plans and facilitates ongoing service units meetings and support for volunteers.  



 Membership Development Manager works with Troop Support Manager to recruit new girl and adult members into troops.