Volunteer Registration Information

Registration opens: November 2014
Register with: Registration is only available online. 
Cost: No cost to volunteer!

Information needed: You may register your whole troop or group in one registration. All members of a group or troop are assigned the same area and time. Groups with youth volunteers must have enough adults to meet the Girl Scout travel ratio guideline of 2 adults to 16 girls and 1 adult for each additional 8 girls.

  • Top three choices for assignment
  • Names of those attending
  • Any special accommodations or health restrictions
  • Photo and survey permissions

Cancellation: If you must cancel, please let us know as soon as possible and no later than April 1, 2015. This will allow us ample opportunity to fill your spot.

Following the completion of volunteer registration, volunteers receive a confirmation and some basic info about the event. Assignments and more detailed information about the day is sent in early April. Thank you for your interest in helping us create a memorable experience for our bridging participants!

Volunteer Event Crew Information

Volunteers are a vital part of the Golden Gate Bridging Event. Volunteers serve in many capacities from supporting event logistics (parking and buses) to cheering on girls on their bridging journey. All volunteers also receive a commemorative patch and pin as well as coffee and lunch during the event.

Who: Adults and Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador Girl Scouts who are accompanied by adults.
Date: TBD
Time: Varies based on assignment, generally from 7 a.m.–3 p.m. Volunteers are expected to commit to the entire period of their assignment.
Cost: No cost to volunteers
Where: Anywhere along event route including the Presidio, Crissy Field, and the Golden Gate Bridge.
What volunteers do: During registration, volunteers will have an opportunity to tell us their top three choices for assignments. We do our best to accommodate these requests, but please note that they cannot be guaranteed. All areas are led by a trained GSNorCal staff member or volunteer. Opportunities include:

  • Parking (Adults Only)
  • First Aid (Adults Only)
  • Road Closures/Traffic (Adults Only)
  • Set up (Beginning at 7 a.m.)
  • Clean up (Until 4 p.m.)
  • Activity booths (games or arts and crafts)
  • Face Painting
  • Greeters and Trail Assistants
  • Shuttle Buses
  • Marin Vista Point Assistants
  • Golden Gate Bridge Assistants
  • Registration
  • Retail Store
  • Care Team
Questions? Contact Us.