Use this form to request a letter authorizing you to open a troop
To Open a Troop Bank Account:
- You will need to have a least 2 non-related registered and
background checked (CORI) adults who will be signers for the troop
- Select the bank and branch location that
you will use. We recommend checking out your local banks and credit
unions and inquiring about a free checking account for non-profit
organizations/your Girl Scout troop.
- For questions,
- Once GSEM receives your information and verifies your
membership, a signed letter will be e-mailed to the first signer to
authorize opening an account. Please note that the normal processing
time for an authorization letter to be sent is about 2 weeks from
receiving your request.
IMPORTANT: Read Troop
Bank Account Guidelines & Tips (PDF) before submitting this form.