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  • Our Digital Promo kit is now available for download! Click here
  • Check your email for Cookie Alerts! 
  • Check out Girl Scouts new Giphy stickers! 

 ABC Bakers YouTube Videos

Troop Coordinators, fill out this form.

Click here for the 2023 Sibling Reward Link


 

Cookie Program Contests

Find out how to earn them!

Cookie Techie Patch

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ATTENTION  NOW EXTENDED FOR 2023! Now January 14th - Feb 14th!

Our first online sale rewards patch is the 2023 Cookie Techie Patch! Break out those tech savvy skills and connect your customers with your digital cookie link! Girls who sell 75 Girl Scout Cookie boxes between January 14th-27th online via direct ship or girl delivery pre-paid can earn this patch!

For our Cookie Techie challenge patch there is no form to fill out to claim. Our council will pull a list at the end of the challenge period based on digital sales  and send the girls who completed the challenge the patch directly.

Be sure to tag @girlscoutsccc with any of your posts or fun pictures of you earning our patches and you could be highlighted on our insta-stories!

Walkabout Patch

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Girls can reach more customers with a walkabout sale! Walkabouts can be done by one or more girls with appropriate supervision, or as a troop. Spread the word and make the community aware you are selling Girl Scout Cookies! 

Sumbit your images of your Walkabout here.

Our Council will form a list of girls who earned this patch at the end of the challenge period and send the girls who completed this challenge the patch directly.

Be sure to tag @girlscoutsccc with any of your posts or fun pictures of you earning our patches and you could be highlighted on our insta-stories!

Lemonade Stand Patch

A lemonade stand is a booth set up on the property where the girl or a close family member resides, as their city, homeowner's association and/or property management permits. An individual Girl Scout may host a Lemonade Stand-style booth, provided she is supervised by her own parent/caregiver. Spread the word and make the community aware you are selling Girl Scout Cookies! 

Details on how to earn your lemonade stand patch here!

Sumbit your images of your Lemonade Stand COMING SOON!

Our Council will form a list of girls who earned this patch at the end of the challenge period and send the girls who completed this challenge the patch directly.

Be sure to tag @girlscoutsccc with any of your posts or fun pictures of you earning our patches and you could be highlighted on our insta-stories!

 

2023 Cookie Program Season Resources:

Volunteer Resources
For Girls/Families
Cookie Season Tips and FAQs
Important Dates

 

December/January Troop Cookie Coordinators-Hold a Cookie Program training/meeting for girls and their families. Check roster in MyGS for all girls and their info. Attend a Troop Cookie Coordinator Training. 
December 1 SMART COOKIES opens-Start your initial cookie order based on number of girls registered in your Troop. Enter Early Recognition Order - Verify Bank Information is correct. Confirm 2 leaders are entered. 
January 9 Troop Initial Order due in SMART COOKIES - once submitted information cannot be changed
January 7, 14, 21 Cookie Rallies- all age levels- times and locations-check out our event calendar to register.
January 4-24 FCFS- Booth Selection in SMART COOKIES, each round will begin at 7:00pm
January 25-28 Cookie Delivery to Troops- Contact your SUCC for dates, times, and locations in your area!
January 28 Cookie Program Begins!
February 2 Cookie Cupoards Open!- Check our cupboard calendar for locations, dates, and times.
February 7 ACH Draft #1- 20% of all cookies on troops initial order placed by January 9th.
February 10 Booth Opportunities begins (all types, virtual, in -person, drive-thru)
March 1 ACH Draft #2- 30% of all cookies picked up by or transferred to Troops as of Sunday February 19th. 
March 3-5  National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend- GSUSA Virtual Booths Open, send pictures to media@girlscouts.org
March 12 End of Cookie Proram (March 6-12 is National Girl Scout Week-Paint Your Town Green!)
March 23 Review/Print Troop Balance Summary, verify payments and transfers, allocate all cookies to girls. 
March 24 Main and Troop recognition orders due in SMART COOKIES- all Troops, including opt out Troops. 
March 28 ACH Draft #3- Final balance due-all cookies ordered by and transferred to troop.
End April/May Rewards delivered to SU representative for distribution. 
Smart Cookies: How to Videos
Booths
NEW! Cookie Connection Donor Buyout Program
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For Donors:

Girl Scouts of California's Central Coast is proud to announce our new cookie booth buyout program, Cookie Connection Donor Buyout Program. You can help support girl’s success through the BIGGEST Girl-Led Entrepreneurial Program in the World!  By participating in the program, our council with directly connect you to a local troop, who will hand deliver your cookie order and present you with a sincere thank you. 

Please visit https://www.classy.org/campaign/corporate-cookie-donor-buy-out/c458499  for more information or download and email this form to thelmuth@girlscoutsccc.org or call 805-232-3971. 

For Troops:

Girl Scouts of California's Central Coast is proud to announce our new cookie booth buyout program, Cookie Connection Donor Buyout Program. We are asking troops to pitch to us why the Girl Scout Cookie Program matters to them. Consider including how your troop plans to use their proceeds and be sure to include a strong call to action or “ask.” 

By participating in the program, our council with directly connect your troop to a local donor. The Troop Cookie Coordinator will be contacted and provided details if a donor is secured. Troops are not guaranteed a cookie donor buyout and selection will be random. If a donor is identified, the troop agrees to create a thank you poster: take a photo with girl(s), poster & cookies; post a photo on social media; pick-up cookies at Cookie Cupboard; and deliver cookies, along with the thank you poster to the donor.

Please visit https://www.girlscoutsccc.org/en/donate/Donate/cookie-buyout.html or read the rules for more information. 

To register your troop for Cookie Connection see this form 

Cookie Cupboards - Cookie Jars
Council Cookie Cupboards
Planned Orders – Priority
FCFS – Upon Availability
Council Cookie Jars
Girl Delivery Fulfillment - Priority
Troops FCFS – Upon Availability – Cases
Monterey County
D’Arrigo Leadership Center
10550 Merritt Street
Castroville, CA 95012
Hours – TBD
Monterey County
D’Arrigo Leadership Center
10550 Merritt Street
Castroville, CA 95012
Hours – TBD
San Luis Obispo County
Buckley Storage
901 Buckley Road
SLO, CA 93401
Hours – Thursdays & Fridays 3:30 – 6:30 pm
San Luis Obispo County
GSCCC – Retail Office
1119 Chorro
SLO, CA 93401
Hours – Monday - Saturday 11am – 6 pm
Girl Delivery Orders – Troop FCFS
North SLO area
TBD
Santa Barbara County
GSCCC – Retail Office
121 S. Hope
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Hours – Monday – Saturday 10am – 6 pm
Ventura County
TBD
Ventura County
GSCCC @ The Oaks Mall
2nd Floor
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Hours – Monday – Sunday 11am – 6pm
Thousand Oaks area
TBD
GSCCC @ The Collection
581 Town Center Drive
Oxnard, CA 93036
Hours – Monday – Sunday 11am – 6pm

 

Cookie Chats

Join us every Tuesday and Thursday for a help session for everything COOKIES!  Click here for dates and to join a Cookie Chat!

 

Evergreen Cookie Program Resources:

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Getting Started

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Beyond the Basics

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 NEW FOR 2023! Cookie Connection Program

Girl Scouts of California's Central Coast is proud to announce our new cookie booth buyout program, Cookie Connection Donor Buyout Program.

If you are a donor who would like to support our girl's success, please click here for more information or download this form.

Girl Scout Troops, if you are a troop that would like to participate in the Cookie Connection Donor Buyout Program; please review the rules here and fillout our registration form here .

 

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Booth Sales

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