Resources for Troop Leaders

Secure Leaders' Area

Here you'll find the Service Team directory, meeting minutes, and more. Anyone on the Arlington Troop Leader email list or Service Team email list should have access. If you aren't on one of these lists and think you should be, or are still having trouble accessing the folder, please email

Link to Secure Folder

Items to Borrow

The Service Team has a large collection of items for troops and leaders to borrow. Follow the links for a full list and how to request items. (Inside secure leaders folder).

Requesting Funds

Arlington is blessed with an endowment to be used for Arlington Girl Scouts. If we can help, we will, but we can’t help if you don’t ask. When asking for financial assistance, use this Sample Letter format found in the Secure Leaders' Folder.

Reasons for requesting funds can be: 

It is always preferable (with the exception of reason 4) that you involve the girls and include them in the signing of any requests but it is only a requirement for Start-up Funds.

*****All requests must include*****

Useful Links



Field Trip Ideas

In Arlington


With Overnight Opportunities

Places With Known Badge Workshops

Additional Ideas (They may be able to work with you to complete badge requirements)

Did you recently go on a field trip with your troop and think it should be added to the list? Email us and let us know!

See the GSEMA list of program partners for more ideas.