Thank you for your interest in joining The Junior League of Jacksonville! Each year, the Junior League of Jacksonville trains groups of new members to be effective volunteers and leaders in our community. Our 2021-22 League Year New Member Application for the Fall 2021 class will be available beginning May 15, 2021, and we look forward to hearing from you. Here are a few tips on how to learn more about our League, and information on our membership criteria.
Join us at a Prospective New Member Event
Prospective Member Reception – meet JLJ members and learn more about the League – TBA
Fall New Member Applications – open May 15, 2021 through July 15, 2021
Connect with us by email
If you have questions or would like more information about becoming a member, you may contact our Admissions Chair of the Membership Outreach and Engagement Committee, at Admissions@JLJacksonville.org.
If you would like more information about transferring your membership from another Junior League to the Junior League of Jacksonville, please email Transfers@JLJacksonville.org.
The Junior League of Jacksonville uses the following criteria for consideration of prospective members:
- Must be at least 22 years old as of June 1 of the year in which membership would begin (There is no maximum age to join!)
- Reside within the Jacksonville admissions area of Duval, Clay, Nassau, St. Johns, Flagler, Baker, or Putnam Counties (in Florida) and Camden County (in Georgia)
- Demonstrate an interest in volunteerism and a commitment to community service
- Show an interest in developing her potential for voluntary community participation
New members complete a comprehensive training series that allows them to learn about our League structure and programs, as well as experience some of our community programs first-hand. The series includes large group meetings, advisor-led small group meetings, educational courses, a tour of Junior League of Jacksonville community landmarks, group community shifts, a new member project, and attending other League functions such as general membership meetings.