Nuts & Magazines
For questions, please contact our
Service Unit Fall Product Chair
The Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles Fall Product Program gives girls the same skill development benefits of our famous cookie program, but offers delectable nuts and snacks from the Trophy Nut Company along with great magazine subscription and renewal offers from QSP.
2016 Important Dates:
September 13, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.:
Service Unit Troop Training
September 30, 2016:
Fall Product Program Beings
October 23, 2016:
Order Taking Ends
November 12, 2016:
November 12-20, 2016:
Lemonade Stands & Walkabouts in Residential Areas ONLY
November 20, 2016:
Fall Product Program Ends
December 6, 2016:
Parent/Guardian Permission & Responsibility Agreement
Gift of Caring Receipts
What are the 5 Skills and why do they matter to my Girl Scout?
The 5 Skills that girls learn through participating in the Girl Scout Fall Product Program are valuable life skills that she can apply to her everyday life. [Five Skills for Girls Overview]
Your Girl Scout will set sales goals when she participates in the Fall Product Program. Learning how to set a goal individually and as a group and then creating a plan to reach them helps her develop Cooperation and Team Building.
Helping to decide how her troop will spend their money or choosing the best location to hold a booth will require her to make decisions.
Learning to make decisions and working as a group will help her to develop her Critical Thinking and Problem Solving skills. Becoming a confident decision maker will always serve her well.
Your Girl Scout takes orders, handles customer’s money and gains valuable and Practical Life Skills around financial literacy.
From deciding how to use troop proceeds to deciding how much she can afford to spend on a car payment, learning to manage money is a necessary skill for everyone.
Your Girl Scout learns how to talk to, listen to and work with all kinds of people. These experiences will allow your Girl Scout to develop Healthy Relationship and Conflict Resolution skills she can use throughout her life.
She can learn to ask a teacher for help or navigate the school cafeteria more easily. Girls can also use their people skills to learn to work well with others on school projects or as a part of a sports team.
Your Girl Scout is honest and responsible at every step. Her business ethics reinforce the Positive Values she is developing as a Girl Scout.