Thursday, November 20, 2014

STATEWIDE: eBudde is OPEN!

Cookie Manager Agreement Form
Don’t forget! One week left to submit your Cookie Manager form by Nov. 28! Register here

eBudde is OPEN!
It’s ready! Ebudde will be open for business Friday, November 21st.
  • If you are a returning volunteer, please feel free to login and update your troop             information in the Contact and Settings tab. (Login with your email/ temp password: 3095@RahRah)
  • If you are a new volunteer, or just need a refresher, please attend our first                     eBudde webinar on December 4th to learn how to navigate the program. Register here.
  •  * Important note: Unlike previous years, to make any changes to girls (add or drop) in eBudde, you must email council. Please direct your requests to Lila Frisbie at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org or Elizabeth Stone at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org to get assistance with any changes to girl information. 

 Registration Deadline
The first round of Cookie Booth Site Selections on January 12th will be here quicker than you know it! To make sure you are eligible to participate, please have your entire troop registered by December 19th! We would hate for anybody to miss out on the first round, so double check your girls are registered Girl Scouts. It just takes a few minutes! Register hereIf you need assistance checking your roster, please click here.

Samoas 40th Birthday Bash 
To celebrate the famous Samoa Cookie, Girl Scouts will be broadcasting the biggest Girl Scout Cookie party ever! Make sure to tune in January 10th!
Check their website for updates: http://www.littlebrowniebakers.com/




*The GSH Council Office will be closed for the holidays on 11/27-11/30. 
We apologize for any inconvenience! 






Thursday, November 13, 2014


STATEWIDE: eBudde Webinars
Register for upcoming eBudde (cookie inventory system) webinars to learn how to navigate eBudde step by step!


Cookie Managers
If you are a Cookie Manager for your troop, deadline to submit the “Cookie Manager Agreement Form” is November 28th!! Submit here: 

Questions?  Contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org or Elizabeth at  elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org





Friday, November 7, 2014

STATEWIDE: Cookie 101 Webinar posted to VIPeTraining

UPDATES:
CLARIFICATION ON 2015 REGISTRATION

  • By registering for the 2015 membership year by Nov. 7th, your Girl Scout will automatically be uploaded to eBudde (cookie inventory system).  One less step for your Cookie Manager to complete! 
  • If you're not a registered Girl Scout, but would like to participate in the Cookie Program, NO PROBLEM.  Register here:  http://girlscouts-hawaii.org/gs-account/
  • Please work with your Cookie Manager or Troop Leader to add your Girl Scout to eBudde after she is registered for 2015 if she is not in eBudde by the start of cookie pre-sale.
Questions?  Contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org or Elizabeth at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org




Tuesday, November 4, 2014

STATEWIDE: REGISTER FOR THE COOKIE 101 WEBINAR AND FOR THE 2015 MEMBERSHIP YEAR!




·      IMPORTANT “Cookie 101 Webinar” is scheduled for Nov. 6th, from 6:00PM-7:00PM.  This is a must especially for new Cookie Managers.  To register:  https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/822656494

·    To ensure that your troop data is properly uploaded to eBudde (cookie inventory system) please register your Girl Scout by Nov. 7th at:  http://girlscouts-hawaii.org/for-volunteers/register-online/

If you encounter problems, please submit a help ticket or call the help desk at 380-6665.

·    Thank you to the troops who will be participating in the Digital Cookie Program!  We have about 100 girls participating!  There is still room, so if you are still interested, please contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org by Nov. 7th.

·    There will be a delay in activating eBudde from Nov. 6th to mid- November.  We apologize for any inconvenience and will inform you when eBudde is ready to go live.
Questions??
 

Friday, October 31, 2014

STATEWIDE: MUST BE REGISTERED TO PARTICIPATE IN GSH PROGRAMS

2015 MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION FOR GIRLS AND ADULTS


This is a friendly reminder that ALL girls and adults participating in not only the 2015 Cookie Program, but any GSH program, must be registered for 2015.

This year, eBudde (Cookie inventory system) will now require the girl's "GSUSA ID".
The GSUSA ID which is generated upon registration is unique to each individual and will be necessary for anyone participating in the Digital Cookie Program.  Parent/guardian contact information (email) will also be necessary to participate in the Digital Cookie Program.  This year, eBudde's troop data will now be uploaded via our Registration system and therefore, it will be imperative that your troops are registered.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS 11/7/14, 5:00PM

For registration, please visit www.girlscouts-hawaii.org
Questions?  Contact the Help Desk at 808-380-6665

DIGITAL COOKIE PROGRAM REGISTRATION

TODAY beginning at 6:00PM thru SATURDAY, 11/1, 6:00PM your troop may turn in the fillable PDF form located below, attach the form and email the completed form to lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org. Remember, it will be on a first come, first served basis.
Good luck!

Registration Form:  http://girlscouts-hawaii.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/2015-Digital-Cookie-Pilot-Program-Agreement.pdf

Questions?  Contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org OR
Elizabeth at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

STATEWIDE: DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION FOR THE DIGITAL COOKIE PROGRAM 10/31, 6:00PM to 11/1, 6:00PM


If your troop is interested in participating in the HISTORY MAKING DIGITAL COOKIE PROGRAM, sign ups are on a first come first served basis and will be from
10/31, 6:00PM to 11/1, 6:00PM



REMINDERS:

Questions?  Contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org or
Elizabeth at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org

 
 
 


Thursday, October 23, 2014

STATEWIDE: Cookie 101 Webinar Invite and Next Steps

What's Next?

http://girlscouts-hawaii.org/wp-content/uploads//2014/10/FINAL-Digital-Cookies-Flyer.docx

  • REGISTER BELOW FOR THE COOKIES 101 WEBINAR ON NOV. 6, 2014

2015 Cookies 101 Webinar - Nuts and Bolts of the Cookie Program
Join us for a Webinar on November 6
Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:
https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/822656494
Get ready for the 2015 Cookie Season!
Learn about:
- Tools and resources available for a successful Cookie Season
- Timeline of the Cookie Season
- eBudde:  the inventory system to manage your cookies and finances
 
Title:
2015 Cookies 101 Webinar - Nuts and Bolts of the Cookie Program
Date:
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM HST
 
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.
 
System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer
Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

STATEWIDE: REMINDER 2015 COOKIE TRAINING BEGINNING THIS WEEK!



Aloha!
2015 Cookie Training Schedule  (See registration for more details regarding time and location):

OCT. 10:  Oahu
OCT. 11:  Lanai
OCT. 13:  Kona
OCT. 15:  Oahu & Hilo
OCT. 16:  Kauai & Maui 


Complete the 4 modules of training at:  http://vipetraining.littlebrownie.com/Login.aspx
Print out your completion certificates after taking the 4 quizzes, bring the certificates with you to training and earn a FREE Cookie Clipboard!!

In addition, if your troop is 100% registered for the 2015 membership year with at least 5 girls and 2 adult leaders, you may be eligible for a sample of cookies.
Please bring your troop roster to training to qualify.

Questions?  Feel free to contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org or Elizabeth at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org

See you all at training!
MAHALO for volunteering!

Thursday, September 25, 2014

STATEWIDE: SIGN UP NOW FOR THE 2015 COOKIE ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING IN OCTOBER!

2015 COOKIE ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING!


-  Tips on training your troop!
 
Free Cookie Clipboard for  completing the LBB VIPeTraining!
 
-  Free sample of cookie for completing membership registration for your entire troop!
 
-  Network with experienced Cookie Moms!
 

FREE SHIPPING ON SELECTED COOKIE ITEMS ONLY!

CLICK HERE TO PLACE ORDER:
Merchandise will be available in December for pick up at your local GSH office. You will be notified by email.
Please email completed order form to elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org by Friday, Oct. 31st.
ALL SALES FINAL. NO EXTENTION ON OCT. 31ST DEADLINE
 
Questions??? Contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org OR Elizabeth at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org

Thursday, September 18, 2014

STATEWIDE: GOT PICTURES FROM THE 2014 COOKIE SEASON?

Action shots of girls at booth sites, cookie rallies, delivering cookies, etc.?


2014 Hall of Fame Girls
 
Send them to elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org by Monday, Sept. 29th.
We would LOVE to have pictures from EVERY SERVICE UNIT!
 

SIGN UP NOW FOR THE 2015 COOKIE ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING!

 

 

FREE SHIPPING ON SELECTED COOKIE ITEMS ONLY!

CLICK HERE TO PLACE ORDER: 
Merchandise will be available in December for pick up at your local GSH office.  You will be notified by email.
Please email completed order form to elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org by Friday, Oct. 31st.
ALL SALES FINAL.  NO EXTENTION ON OCT. 31ST DEADLINE.

Questions??? Contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org OR Elizabeth at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org

 
 
 
 

 




Thursday, September 11, 2014

STATEWIDE: 2015 COOKIE SEASON KICK OFF


     




We’re kicking off our Cookie Season with our 2015 Cookie Entrepreneurial Training!


  


Earn a FREE SAMOAS COOKIE CLIPBOARD (one per troop) by completing the VIPeTraining Modules 1-4 and bring your completion certificate to training! You can find the training modules at:  http://vipetraining.littlebrownie.com/
Note:  VIPeTraining site will be available 9/19/2014
 
PLUS:  If your entire troop is registered for the 2015 Membership Year, you may be eligible for a sample of our new cookie, RAH-RAH RAISINS to share with your troop.  Troop roster for 2015 must be printed and turned in at training.


Join us to learn:                                                                                     
- WHAT’S NEW
- TOOLS AVAILABLE to achieve Troop goals
- COOKIE SUPPLIES available for a successful Cookie Season! 
 

CLICK HERE FOR THE NEAREST TRAINING:
https://girlscoutshawaii.wufoo.com/forms/cookie-entrepreneurial-training-201415/ 

Questions?  Contact Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org or Elizabeth at elstone@girlscouts-hawaii.org


Friday, April 18, 2014


TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE $45/PERSON RATE UNTIL 4/27/14!  LATE REGISTRATION,  $55/PERSON.  THIS IS NORMALLY A $87/PERSON EVENT.

 

Aloha!

 

We are pleased to inform you that the Cookie C.E.O. Event is available for registrations!  In order to register please go into your Girl Scout account (the same place you registered to be a Girl Scout), click on the “Activities” tab at the top, and you will see the C.E.O. Event featured on the right hand side of the activities page.  Click on it to start the registration process.

 

 

ALL C.E.O. GIRLS (those who sold 700+ boxes of cookies) will have their registration fees deducted at check out.  It will show $45 until the last page where it will show $0 for these girls.  All others pay the $45 fee if you register before April 27th.  If you register from April 28th through May 2nd the price will be $55/pp.  There will be no registrations after May 2nd!

 

 

If you have family and friends who will be attending this event with you, they MUST be in your Girl Scout account in order to register them (or have their own account in which to register).  If they are not already in your account, please “add family member” to add them like you did when you first set up your GS account.  After they are added, then you can register for the event.  Please note: *they do not have to become GS members to register for this particular event.

 

Click on the attached file for information on adding family members to your account.

 


For those of you flying over for the event, if you have not already done so, please contact Shereen Hoopii to make flight arrangements for the C.E.O. girls and coordinate your flights with theirs.  Shereen can be contacted by phone at 245-4984 or by email at shhoopii@girlscouts-hawaii.org.

 

 

Please email Lila at lifrisbie@girlscouts-hawaii.org or Ariana at arlania@girlscouts-hawaii.org with any questions.

 

See you on May 10th!

 

MAHALO!