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Women leadership. It’s the core of who we are.

And we welcome women who value our mission to join us!

The Junior League year runs from June 1 until May 31 each year.

Applications for the Junior League year 2022-2023 are now closed. If you have questions please email provisionals-assistantchairs@juniorleaguefw.org and check back here in the fall!

 

About the New Member Process

The Junior League of Fort Worth (JLFW) is open to women who possess an interest in voluntarism, a commitment to community service and an interest in developing their potential for voluntary public participation. Each year, the JLFW trains new members (Provisionals) to be effective volunteers and leaders in our community. Provisionals complete a year-long training program, learning and experiencing the League structure and participating in community service.

Eligibility Requirements 

According to our governing documents:

  • A candidate shall be no less than 22 years of age on January 1st preceding her invitation to Provisional membership.
  •  candidate must have one (1) Proposing Sponsor; either an Active or a Sustainer in good standing with JLFW. If the Prospective New Member cannot secure a sponsor, the JLFW will assist them through our Sponsor Pool.

Financial Obligations

Provisional fee (one-time): $125.00
Membership dues (annual): $175.00

To speak with someone regarding questions about membership, please reach out to our Provisional Co-Chairs for 2022-2023, Jessica Walsh and Savannah Petronis, at provisionals-assistantchairs@juniorleaguefw.org

Please note that you do not have to attend a Prospective Member Meet & Greet to submit an application to join the JLFW.

Upcoming Key Dates for New Members

Potential New Member Informational Meet and Greet
Thursday, January 20, 2022

Provisional Applications Open
Saturday, January 1, 2022

Deadline to Apply for Provisional Class of 2022-2023
Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Provisional Membership Acceptance Meeting
Thursday, April 7, 2022

Deadline for Membership Dues and Provisional Fee
April 15, 2022

General Membership Annual Meeting
Thursday, May 19, 2022

Provisional Welcome Retreat
May 21, 2022