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Ways To Support

Thanks to the generosity of people like you, Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington is able to deliver on the mission of building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Girls develop lifelong friendships and valuable leadership skills as Girl Scouts.

One in four Girl Scouts in our council depend on financial assistance, so your gift directly impacts the lives of girls in your community.

Give to Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington today!


Contact Mary Lee Alder at 503-977-6807 or  to make a donation.


Mail a check to our Portland Service Center at
9620 SW Barbur Blvd., Portland, Oregon 97219.

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View our 2020 donor list (Oct. 1, 2019-Sept. 30, 2020). Gifts of any amount go a long way. Every donation makes an impact in the lives of girls in our community.

  • Your $10 gift could provide three Girl Scout Brownies with their Digital Leadership badges, inspiring even the youngest girls to dream big dreams.
  • Your $25 gift could furnish a girl with her annual Girl Scout membership, opening up a world of possibilities—camp, STEM, travel, building friendships for a lifetime, learning about the world, and taking action as a leader.
  • Your $50 gift could supply seven Girl Scout Ambassadors with "Your Voice, Your World: The Power of Advocacy" Journey books.
  • Your $100 gift could outfit 11 girls with their official Girl Scout sashes, to proudly display their hard-earned STEM and outdoor badges.
  • Your $250 gift could help 16 girls experience camp for a day, where they’ll try new adventures like scaling a climbing wall and paddling a canoe.
  • Your $1,000 gift could welcome three girls to Classic Camp, where they’ll build confidence in swimming, building campfires, cooking outdoors, paddling on the lake, and more. 

Invest in girls, change the world! There are many additional ways to support Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington, including:

Upcoming Events

The Ever Green Society is open to all supporters and volunteers. Events raise money for and interest in specific programs. Our next event will highlight outdoor programs on October 5, 2021, at 5 p.m. Learn more and RSVP to join us today!

Planned Giving

Learn more about Planned Giving.

Stock Transfer

When you donate appreciated stock, bonds or mutual funds, you can generally take a tax deducation for the full fair market value, regardless of your cost basis.

Once you decide which assets to transfer, please call or email Mary Lee Alder at 503-977-6807 or to let her know what you're giving so we can ensure that you receive a tax receipt and thank you.

Stock Transfer Information
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Account of Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington
Account #6129-9194
DTC #0164

Complex Gifts

From endowments to gifts of property, Girl Scouts can help you set up your gift in a way that makes sense and achieves your goals. For more information or to get started, please contact Mary Lee Alder at or 503-977-6807.

Community Supporter

Designate GSOSW as your preferred AmazonSmile charity.

Fred Meyer Community Rewards

Last year, Fred Meyer shoppers earned $854 for Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington through the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program. Link your rewards card today! 

PayPal Giving Fund

Give to Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington through the PayPal Giving Fund.

Partnership with Ridwell Makes a Difference for the Planet and Local Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts are committed to making the world a better place in ways big and small. That's why it makes perfect sense that Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington is now partnering with Ridwell—a company that collects hard-to-recycle items like batteries, light bulbs, and plastic film—to make a difference for the planet AND local girls. For every new Ridwell membership started at, Ridwell will donate $10 to Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington! Learn more today at

Historical Items

Have an item of historical significance to donate? Please contact us at


All contributions are tax deductible under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code. We respect our donors' privacy and do not share your information.

Have questions, or want to learn more about how Girl Scouts benefits your community? We're here to help! Contact our Fund Development team to learn more.

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