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"The ultimate responsibility for the Girl Scout Movement rests with its members."

- Preamble to the Constitution of Girl Scouts of the United States of America

What is governance?

Governance is about the overall strategic policy issues of the council. It is a decision-influencing model that includes the core values of a representative democracy, access to decision-makers, and participatory involvement valued at all levels of the council.

What is a decision-influencing governance model?


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Please fill out a referral form to refer potential candidates for the roles of committee/task force member, board member, or national delegate.

Read our Bylaws.

Read the  National Convention 2020 Proposals.

For questions, please contact the council's Governance Manger / Executive Asssistant to the CEO.  |  1.800.849.GIRL