The Junior League of Tallahassee (JLT) trains new members to be effective volunteers and leaders in our community through a comprehensive training program including workshops and guest lecturers. As a member of JLT, you will meet motivated and like-minded women, learn more about your community, be presented with opportunities to manage projects and expand your skill sets, participate in meaningful and impactful service initiatives and make lifelong friends. Membership in JLT is an invaluable networking and professional development opportunity.
Prospective members must meet the League’s objective criteria to be considered for membership:
- Be at least 23 years of age
- Reside in Leon County or within a 40-mile radius
- Possess an interest in volunteerism and a commitment to community service
- Possess an interest in developing her potential for voluntary community participation
The 2022-2023 New Member Application window is officially closed and all new members have been notified of acceptance. The 2023-2024 New Member Application will open in Spring 2023; sign up for our Community Newsletter to get monthly updates!
New Member Year
The first year of membership in JLT is known as the New Member Year. During this year you will participate in a structured but flexible program designed to teach you about the Junior League of the Tallahassee. This training will give you a broad-based view of JLT including our structure and organization, the community organizations we service, our opportunities to raise money for the community, and how to become an effective and trained volunteer and leader.
We take pride in our awareness of community needs and the opportunities to contribute to solutions so that we can continue to make a positive impact in the community.
Receive training for effective community service and leadership including finance, public speaking, fundraising, public relations, marketing, advocacy, team building, volunteer coordination, program development and personal development.
You have the ability to meet other like-minded women in a social and supportive settings.
We connect to communities in need, to the people we serve and to our fellow JLT members. Additionally, you will have opportunities for interaction and partnerships with community leaders.
League membership is transferable throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and England.
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