They’re exclusive, council-sponsored programs that are large in scale and designed with totally unique and fun experiences JUST for Girl Scouts.
We're thrilled to introduce our very own series of exciting GSSEF Signature Programs! Don't forget to save the date for your favorite programs and continue to visit this page for the latest information on the current Girl Scout Year.
What are Signature Programs?
Signature Program Volunteer Commitee
2017 - 2018 Signature Programs
2018 - 2019 Signature Programs
Girl Scouting doesn’t stop when school is out. Keep the fun,
friends, laughter, and learning going all summer long. Summer Funshine
provides an opportunity
to do some things your troop didn’t have the time or resources to do
during the school year, and is an excellent opportunity to introduce bridging
Girl Scouts to the rest of the girls in the troop. It’s the perfect answer to
the summer boredom blues!
To earn the SUMMER FUNSHINE patch or bar, troops must complete the
- Participate in three activities (one per month) during June,
July, and August. Your activities must include:
- Community service project (e.g. host a school supply drive, start a recycling project or participate in the new GSSEF Summer Supply Drive for Infants)
- Family activity (e.g. family-friendly movie, year-end picnic, attend the Girl Scout Day at the Marlins on 6/16 or Girl Scout Ice Skate Day on 7/20/19 or any Council-sponsored family activity together.
- Troop choice activity (e.g. work towards a new badge, start a Journey or attend a GSSEF-sponsored summer program together)
- It is not necessary for every girl
to attend each activity, but each girl must participate in at least
one activity to be eligible for the patch/bar.
Patches and year bars can be purchased at the Retail Store by submitting the application form linked above.
Where: South Florida Expo Center
Cost: $12 per girl/kid, $8 per adult
All Girl Scouts, their families, Troop Leaders, Volunteers and Prospective Girl Scouts are welcome!
Fall into Girl Scouting with us and learn more about what Girl Scouts at GSSEF has to offer! Not only will you get an in-depth look at Girl Scout history and culture, but attendees will be able to speak with partner program providers, learn about the different departments at the council AND see what Signature Events are planned for the year.
From singing songs to making SWAPs, participants will get an interactive look at the activities and opportunities open to girls in our organization. Complete your special passport by visiting booths featuring High Awards, Girl Scout Destinations, outdoor exploration, Product Sale and much more, and earn chance drawing tickets to win special prizes!
Fall into Girl Scouting is open to current and prospective Girl
Scouts, Leaders, Families, and Friends. Parents, come discover all of
the opportunities awaiting your daughter in this fantastic
organization. By participating, each Girl Scout will receive a program
patch and earn a portion of their Girl Scout Way badge as they deep
dive into Girl Scouting with us.
Any non-member girl who joins Girls Scouts at the event will receive an event patch, Girl Scout patch and a $5 gift card to the council store. Price to attend is $12.00 per girl and $8.00 per adult.