Join the JLR

The Junior League of Richmond is open to women who possess an interest in voluntarism, a commitment to community service, and an interest in developing their potential through effective action and leadership. New members joining the League will enter as part of a New Member class. During your New Member year, you learn how the JLR gives back to the Richmond community through the projects it supports, utlize training and education opportunities, and make lifelong friends with other League members.

DEMOGRAPHICS:

  • Approximately 1,000 women
  • 75% work outside of the home
  • Average age of Active Members is 33
  • Diverse members from across the metro area including Richmond city as well as Henrico, Hanover, Goochland, Powhatan, and Chesterfield counties

BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP:

  • Training for effective community leadership
  • Insights into community needs and opportunities to contribute to solutions
  • Interaction and partnership with community leaders
  • Exposure to creative techniques in problem solving, communication and the administration of non-profit agencies
  • New friends and opportunities for continued growth and fulfillment
     
MAKE AN IMPACT - JOIN THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF RICHMOND

2017 - 2018 NEW MEMBER CLASS RECRUITING EVENTS

We are so excited you are considering joining the Junior League of Richmond, Inc.  If you are looking for an organization where you can make a difference in the greater Richmond community, try new things, build your existing talents and meet new friends with common interests, then the Junior League of Richmond is the right place for you!

Dates for "Getting to Know the JLR" recruitment events for the 2017-2018 New Member class:

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 6:00 PM

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11:30 AM

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 6:00 PM

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 6:00 PM

All Prospective Member Open Houses will be held at the Mayo-Carter House, 205 West Franklin Street Richmond, VA 23220.

For any questions about joining the Junior League of Richmond or to register for a "Getting to Know the JLR" event, please email join@jlrichmond.org

Click here to view the New Member Information Packet. Apply here today! If you are applying for a Membership Dues Scholarship, please view the application here.

TRANSFER TO THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF RICHMOND
If you are moving to the Richmond area and are interested in transferring your membership to the Junior League of Richmond, we would love to have you!  The Junior League of Richmond has played a major role in expanding and enhancing the quality of life experienced by local citizens.

To transfer to the Junior League of Richmond, you must notify your CURRENT League.  The procedure varies by League, so check with your League. 

Your League will notify the Junior League of Richmond of your intent to transfer, and the chair of the Transfers Committee will contact you with additional information about our League and requirements.

If you are due a refund from your previous League, please work with them to arrange for the refund. Each League is independent and funds are not transferred between Leagues. If you have any additional questions that aren't answered above please email transfer@jlrichmond.org.


TRANSFER OUT OF THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF RICHMOND

If you are moving out of the Richmond area and would like to transfer your membership to another League, please complete the Membership Status - Transfer of Membership form.