The Junior League of Lynchburg is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the action of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively education and charitable. The Junior League welcomes all women who value our mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations and communities. Membership is open to women over the age of 21 who are committed to community service and want to become involved leaders in our community. We welcome women of all races, religions and national origins. Our members are single women, married women, mothers, and professionals from a variety of backgrounds, some of whom fall into more than one of these groups.
The Junior League of Lynchburg maintains the following position statements on women, children, health, arts & preservation, and the environment.
WOMEN: We support services essential for the physical, intellectual, emotional, and social growth of women and advocate to ensure that such opportunities and services exist.
CHILDREN: We are committed to ensuring that children and their families have the optimal opportunities and services essential for their physical well-being and safety, intellectual, educational, emotional, mental, and social growth and will advocate to see that such opportunities and services are provided.
HEALTH: We support and advocate responsible action concerning the general health and welfare of the aging, handicapped, and adolescent on a local, state, and national level.
ARTS & PRESERVATION: We support and publicly advocate action pertaining to the expansion and continuation of cultural arts and historic preservation, including improvement efforts.
ENVIRONMENT: We acknowledge the need for and advocate the development of management programs and projects to achieve the optimal allocation of natural re-sources within the environment.
How can I join the JLL?
Members commit their time, pay annual dues, attend General Membership Meetings once per month, and participate in community outreach efforts. In the first year of membership, new members learn about the programs, structure, and governance of the JLL. Applications for the next new member class open in May annually. Interested members are encouraged to visit our website and contact our Membership VP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can I support the JLL?
DONATION: Tax-deductible monetary contributions made be made to the the JLL in the following manner:
- Make an online donation now by clicking here.
- Write a check to the Junior League of Lynchburg and mail it to:
1113 Church St, Suite A, Lynchburg, VA 24504
AMAZON SMILE CHARITY LISTS: The JLL maintains two Amazon Smile Charity Lists that items can be purchased from.
CORPORATE SPONSOR: Would you like to be a sponsor of one of our community events such as Day in the Park? Please visit our website for more information.
EVENTS: By attending the events we host, you are supporting the JLL's efforts to enhance our community. Visit our website and follow us on social media to learn about upcoming events.
- The #JLLynchburg has been serving our Lynchburg Community since 1926.
- The #JLLynchburg is committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community.
- The Period Access Distribution (PAD) Center is the newest initiative of the #JLLynchburg.