Become a Member

Thank you for your interest in the Junior League of Macon! We are thrilled you want to learn more about what it means to be a member of our League.

We are a non-profit organization comprised of women that are committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Junior League of Macon concentrates our volunteer efforts to be a significant force in improving literacy and school readiness in the Middle Georgia community.

Benefits of Membership

As a member of the Junior League of Macon, you will have the opportunity to

  • Make positive changes in the Middle Georgia community
  • Expand your circle of influence and connect with inspiring women
  • Meet new people and form lifelong friendships
  • Impact so many lives by giving back effectively and efficiently
  • Do good on a regular, ongoing basis
  • Experience personal growth and leadership development
  • Expand your skill set; speaking, public relations, sales, marketing, etc. 
  • Participate in a well-run organization

How to Join

Thank you for your interest in joining the Junior League of Macon (JLM)! In order to become a member of the JLM, you must be at least 22 years of age, reside within a 30 mile radius of Macon’s City Hall, and have an interest in community service and voluntarism.

The application for the 2017-2018 Provisional Class is now available.

Follow these easy steps to apply for membership.

  1. Submit this Application and return it to us no later than May 31.
  2. Once your application is completed and approved, you will receive a letter of intent form. This typically is sent out the first week of June. 
  3. You will then need to return the Letter of Intent to us by June 30 with your provisional course fee and membership dues or payment plan information. 

To learn more about your provisional year, please visit our Provisional Course section (below).

More Information

New Members: About the Provisional Course

Membership in the Junior League of Macon begins with our New Member, or Provisional, course.  Each fall, our new members begin a series of activities that includes community service, education, training, team building and fun.  Through this experience you will get to know the League and the positive impact we have on our community, and we will get to know you and how we can help you lead and serve in Middle Georgia.

Requirements in your Provisional year include:

  • Attending an all day retreat on a Saturday in August.
  • Attend four (4) Provisional meetings on the first Thursday of the month.
  • Attend and plan the provisional project.

In addition, you will work alongside active members and participate in one of our fundraisers, community impact projects (CIPS), and attend our General Membership Meetings on the second Tuesday of each month.

To learn more, ask questions, and understand the obligations of membership, email us at jlmaconadmissions@gmail.com

Transfers

If you would like to transfer into the Junior League of Macon, you need to contact the current league in which you are a member and initiate your transfer request to the Junior League of Macon.  We look forward to you becoming a member of our league!

Learn More: Meet & Greets

Each spring, our Admissions team hosts Meet & Greets for potential new members to learn more about the Junior League of Macon. Stay tuned for the 2018 dates!