- Our funding is focused on providing to girls. While we do
offer assistance to adults, those adults need to serve in key
volunteer roles that directly benefits girls in order to qualify for
assistance. Those roles are:
- Troop Co-Leader
- Troop Cookie Manager
- Troop Fall Product Manager
- Troop Treasurer
- Juliette Mentor
- Key Service Unit Volunteer
- Please note that Troop Volunteer, which is a generalized
position, does not qualify for financial assistance. Financial
assistance is only approved for adults with these specific volunteer
roles and responsibilities.
- To request
financial assistance, simply click Request Financial Aid on the
registration screen or the yearly renewal screen.
- Within 5 business days of your request, we will email you with
a link to our Financial Assistance Request Form. Your responses to
this form do not determine approval, but completion of the form is
required for your membership registration to be completed.
- You will receive an email for each individual you
have requested assistance for. Please complete a request form for
- Spots are not able to be
held, so we suggest that you complete your form as soon as possible.
If not complete within 30 days, we will remove the application for
Membership. We do ask families to make any contribution they are
comfortable with toward Registration Costs. This allows us to
stretch limited resources further and provide assistance to more
families. However, please do not contribute if this would put a
burden on your family or prevent participation in Girl
- Within 3-5 business days of
completing the request form , you will receive an email with
valuable information, including coupon codes that can be used for
uniforms, books and GSHNC Events. Please keep an eye out for this
email and store it in a secure place, since you will use the
information from that email throughout the year.
We are committed to ensuring all girls have the opportunity to participate in Girl Scouts. In order to remove financial barriers that may interfere, we offer limited funds to help members who would be unable to join in Girl Scout activities without financial support from the council.
Financial assistance is not a primary source of funding for members or troops. Troops are encouraged to facilitate girl-led financial planning for their activities. Financial assistance funds are supported by Troop Money Earn Activities, Treats and Reads (Fall Product Program) and the Cookie Program.
If you have questions, concerns, or special circumstances, please
contact Customer Care at 704-731-6500 or email@example.com.
Changes to Financial Assistance Benefits - July 2021