Through money-earning activities, girls not only learn how to
be financially responsible, but they also have the added
satisfaction of supporting their troop in all of the things it hopes
To accommodate the money girls earn, and money Service Units
collect for event fees, all groups are required to have a checking
Each year, a recap of financial transactions, that include
both income and expenses, are reported to the council. Troops
report their financial year through the VTK Finance tab in the form
of the Annual Report. Service Units report their finances by
submitting their financial spreadsheets to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Refer to the “Finances” section under “Forms & Documents”
on the GSNI-M website for helpful documents and required forms.
All group treasurers need to complete the “Troop Finance
Basics” course on gsLearn. This training is also highly
recommended for troop leaders and Service Unit team members who
regularly handle money for the SU.