Girl Scout Leader Meetings are wonderful ways to learn from others. Meetings are monthly and dates can be found here.




How to be a Girl Scout Troop Volunteer

Volunteering is a great way to provide girls in your community with the Girl Scout experience - a sisterhood that last forever!


To support your child’s troop follow these steps:
  1. Complete the volunteer application/background check form and send it to GSHNJ.


    Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey
    Attn: Lorraine Pires, West Service Center
    1171 Route 28
    North Branch, NJ 08876


  2. Register your family and your daughter through EBiz under Girls are $30 and family members are $15 each.


  3. Forward the Cranford Service Unit Registrar ( the GSHNJ email confirmations for your family so that they may be assigned to the Cranford Service Unit (48).


    Are you interested in being a troop co-leader? Complete the following steps:


  4. GS 101 - You may access GS101 through GSUSA’s website. Here’s the link: Our council is "Heart of New Jersey." This is a 45 minute video presentation.


  5. BLT (Basic Leadership Training) – This is online or in person. Register under EBiz at


  6. Level Training (Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors) – This training is online or in person. Register under EBiz at





Council Required Level Trainings may be found

All new Leaders should complete GS 101, BLT1, BLT2 and Level Training. Each time a Leader or Advisor rises with their level they should attend a new Level Training. For example, if you are a Brownie Leader rising to Juniors, you should now attend a Junior Level Training.