Conservation Champions - B, J, C, S, A
Environmental stewardship and wildlife conservation education
inspires girls to take leadership in their communities to promote a
better world. The Conservation Champions patch encourages girls to
explore how learning about the environment helps them to develop
leadership skills, explore careers, discover how their actions can
impact the planet, and learn how to identify and solve problems in
Cost: $2.00 each, GSWCF Store
Florida Manatee - B, J, C, S, A
Protecting our environment and preserving it for future generations
is a duty we all share. Manatees, endangered marine mammals, will not
survive without the concern and awareness of people who share their
habitat. The purpose of this program is to inform and encourage public
awareness of the dangers facing the Florida manatee.
Cost: $2.50 each, GSWCF Store
Fun with Knots Patch Program, B, J, C, S, A
Have fun and learn the skills needed to thrive in an outdoor
environment using knots! Learn how to tie knots, what to use them
for. Learn some games you can play, or knots for unique jewelry, plus
try your hand at lashing.
Cost: $1.15, GSWCF Store
Funstronomy - D, B, J, C, S, A
Discover astronomy through the Funstronomy patch program designed
for all levels. Connect with the equipment available at GSWCF camps
and beyond. Take Action to share astronomy with others and make the
world a better place.
Cost: $2.00 each, GSWCF
GSWCF Pocket Knife Safety Patch Program –
D*, B, J, C, S, A
Outdoor skills are an important aspect for girl leadership
development, including how to safely use and care for a pocket knives
or jackknifes. Help girls learn these important skills with the GSWCF
Pocket Knife Safety Patch Program. Younger girls (second year Daisies
& Brownies) will learn important progression safety skills.
Junior Girl Scouts & up will earn the patch and take the Girl
Scout Pocket Knife Safety Pledge. Girls will be required to carry
their pledge cards with them for all Girl Scout activities when they
are using their pocket knife. To work
with girls on this patch program, adult members are required to have
Pocket Knife Safety training from GSWCF per Girl Scout Safety
*Second Year Daisies only. First year Daisies are not allowed to
participate in this patch program.
Cost: $1.15, GSWCF Store
Pollinator Patch Program - D, B, J, C, S, A
The Cabot farmers want to teach kids about the importance of
pollinators in our communities and practical ways they can help
protect and preserve pollinator populations. Kids will complete fun
activities and learn what pollinators do, why they are important and
how they can help protect pollinators!
Cost: FREE Once your group has completed the activities,
please fill out the online survey in order to receive your FREE
patches and treat pack!
Rails-to-Trails Patch - D, B, J, C, S, A
It’s always important to share the trail, but during COVID-19, it’s
more important than ever. Lots and lots of people are finding
adventure and outdoor activity close to home on the trails in their
neighborhood. That means there are more people visiting trails than
ever before. As a Girl Scout, you can learn what it means to share the
trail and to recreate responsibly whenever we spend time
outdoors. In partnership with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, Girl Scouts
of West Center Florida has created this patch program to help you
learn how to Share the Trails.
Cost: FREE while supplies last.
Request Your Patch.
Skip the Straw – D,B,J,C,S,A
A plastic straw takes hundreds of years to break down; about 500
million straws are used every single day in the United States. Take
part in this environmental awareness patch program in collaboration
with the Florida Aquarium and help eliminate one of the top 10 marine
debris around the world.
This patch program is available for all grade levels from Daisies
through Ambassadors. Work on the suggested activities with your troop
or individually, share with us your Skip the Straw challenge by completing this form and you are on your way to
receive your patches.
Cost: Patches are free + shipping
and handling. Available while supplies last.
Available Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019 through Sept. 30, 2020 while
Patch Program - D, B, J, C, S, A
Are you ready to learn more about solar energy and the positive
impact it can have on the community and the environment? Solar United
Neighbors has developed a SUN
Patch Program for Girl Scouts of all ages where they can learn
about how solar works, discover solar energy at work around them, and
become solar ambassadors to help grow solar in their
Cost: Patches are available for
free from Solar United, while supplies last (not available through
GSWCF Stores or Resource Center). Please follow the instructions at
the end of the Patch Program to obtain your patches.