Do you want to help build a better community for your fellow Athenians? If so, The Junior League of Athens would like to invest in you, so that you can invest in our community!
The Junior League of Athens is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
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We welcome your interest in learning more about membership admission to the Junior League of Athens. Click HERE to fill out an online member interest form!
The League will hold member interest events throughout the year – stay tuned to our homepage for updates!
Welcome Transfer Members!
Have you recently moved to the Athens area? JLA welcomes individuals to transfer their membership from their former League to the Junior League of Athens.
In order to begin the transfer process, please contact your current League and ask them to transfer your membership to the JLA. Transfer requests are processed through the Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI) online system. You will receive an email confirmation from AJLI that your transfer has been processed.
Once your transfer is either initiated or approved by the transferring League, you will be contacted by the Junior League of Athens.
We look forward to welcoming you to the Athens area and as a part of our League!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Becoming a Member and Your Provisional Year
How do I become a member?
Please review the Member Eligibility Criteria and Requirements for information on requirements and what to expect as a Provisional (1st year) member as well as an Active JLA Member.
When can I start?
Our Junior League year runs from June 1-May 31. Typically, Committee, General Membership and Provisional meetings begin in August.
Do I need a Sponsor?
No. Although other Junior Leagues require a “sponsor”, or current member who can vouch for the perspective applicant’s membership, the Junior League of Athens welcomes anyone who would like to join our community of volunteers.
I’m interested in joining the next provisional class and would like to be in the loop about upcoming informational sessions, what do I do?
What if I don’t plan on living in the Athens area for a long time?
No problem. Many League members transfer in and out of our League. In fact, if you do end up transferring out of our League and into another, there are over 290 Leagues around the world! Being an Active member in another League is a great way to transition into your new community.
What types of women participate in the Junior League of Athens?
Our members are diverse in their age, backgrounds, professions, skillsets, ethnicity, political affiliations, vocations, etc. We are a group of members who all have a strong desire to help our community by volunteerism, building each other up and participating in achieving the Junior League of Athens’ mission.