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
Click here to download more about JLT membership and the work we do in the community.
Learn more about the League by attending one of our events!
A great way to learn more about membership in the Junior League of Tallahassee is to attend one of our events! During these events, JLT leadership and members of the New Member Committee will be on hand to answer your questions and guide you through the process to join!
As we all work together to keep our community healthy and safe, JLT is excited to host virtual get to know you events for prospective members. At this time, additional in-person meetings are scheduled for later this Spring.
|June 6||10 a.m.||Coffee & Conversations||In-person Event||Power Plant Cafe (470 Suwannee St, below The Edison)|
|June 10||6 p.m.||Get To Know You Social||In-person Event||Over and Under (1240 Thomasville Rd.)|
Ready To Join?
JLT is currently accepting applications for membership in the 2020-2021 Member Class! All applications are due no later than June 12, 2020.
*A non-refundable $75 New Member Course Fee is due with application submission. This covers the cost of training materials, training space, a JLT volunteer shirt, etc. The application fee can paid by clicking here. You’ll simply select “New Member Application Fee” from the menu, then click “Register”. Add a registration to your cart, then click “Checkout” and follow the prompts to complete your payment.
Please email [email protected] if you have questions.
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.
You have the ability to meet other like-minded women in a social and supportive settings.
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.
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.
Discounts include those on 1-800-FLOWERS.com, car rentals, group insurance, hotels, Liberty Mutual home and auto insurance, Rent the Runway, Tiffany & Co., and many more.