Junior League

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What they do:

The Junior League of Murfreesboro is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Their focus areas are Women and Children at Risk, Educational Disadvantage, Health, Voluntarism and Quality of Life.

They explore the needs of the community, concentrating on their focus areas. They establish or affiliate with projects and programs to meet those needs. They provide trained volunteers and financial assistance.

The Junior League of Murfreesboro is a member of the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. (AJLI). There are 294 Junior Leagues throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Great Britain with a collective membership of almost 200,000 women.

Key Projects: 

Done-in-a-Days: These are projects that are short, intensive community projects that are completed in a single day. They support a variety of organizations (that align with their mission) through their Done-in-a-Days.

Kids in the Kitchen: This is a program designed to help communities address the urgent issues surrounding childhood obesity and poor nutrition.

Women’s Day Fair: The purpose of the Women’s Day Fair is to empower women in our community by providing information on available resources.

Accepting new members? Yes

Qualifications for membership? The Junior League of Murfreesboro reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and a commitment to voluntarism.

Dues charged to members: For more information about dues and financials, please contact their Vice-President of Finance, Hope Tenpenny at hopetenpenny@gmail.com

Meetings: Second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Pinnacle Bank on College Street in Murfreesboro. 

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