Membership


Thank you for your interest in the Junior League of Pensacola! You will be joining an organization of 400 women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Our purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. JULEP reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism.

GET TO KNOW JULEP: INFORMATIONAL SESSIONS FOR PROSPECTIVE MEMBERS

If you are interested in becoming a member of JULEP for the 2019-2020 league year, you must attend one of the following Informational Sessions to learn more about our organization. All sessions will be held at the league office at 2016 West Garden Street, Pensacola, FL 32502.

Wednesday, June 5 2019 at 6:00PM

Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 11:00AM

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 6:00PM

Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 6:00PM

Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 11:00AM

Monday, July 8, 2019 at 6:00PM

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 6:00PM

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 6:00PM

If you have questions about joining JULEP, please email info@juniorleagueofpensacola.org.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

A candidate for membership must

  1. be at least 21 years of age by May 31, 2019
  2. reside in the Greater Pensacola Bay area (within a 50-mile radius of JULEP Headquarters). *Please note that prospective members are not required to have lived in the area for a full year before joining JULEP
  3. be able to fulfill the New Member requirements which are briefly outlined below
  4. possess an interest in voluntarism, a commitment to community service, and an interest in developing her potential as a volunteer and leader
  5. have access to an email account in order to receive JULEP communication.

Junior League membership is open to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and a commitment to voluntarism. In 1956, JULEP began with 37 founding members. JULEP members come from all walks of life – corporate executives, business owners, teachers, students, attorneys, physicians and stay-at-home moms. But all members have one thing in common…a heart for building a better community.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested individuals must complete a New Member Application form. The deadline for submitting your application for the 2019-2020 league year is 11:59 pm on Friday, July 19, 2019.

  • If you are a potential candidate for membership but have questions about membership application process or requirements, please contact info@juniorleagueofpensacola.org.
  • Return completed application form and new member fee to JULEP Headquarters by 11:59 pm on Friday, July 19, 2019. You may submit a completed application via one of the following methods:

Junior League of Pensacola no longer requires sponsorship by a current active member.

NOTIFICATION OF NEW MEMBERS

JULEP will contact each candidate by letter to confirm that she meets the eligibility requirements and is invited to join the organization. This mailing will also contain the JULEP Bylaws, Policies & Procedures, and a Dues Notice.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS

  • Attendance at the New Member Retreat on Saturday, August 3rd, 2019, 9:00AM-1:00PM
  • JL 101 Training Session
  • JULEP Technology Orientation
  • JULEP Placement Training Session
  • Attendance at all New Member Meetings (5)
  • Five (5) General Membership Meetings
  • Volunteer Commitment of 10 League Points (earned by working shifts at JULEP community impact projects, fundraisers, special events, or baking for cookbook events)
  • Financial Requirements include annual dues, purchase of each cookbook, and by either securing a sponsor or directly giving a $100 donation to the League Endowment or General Fund

Please review the full list of New Member and Active Member Expectations.