Junior Civic League Membership Information

The Junior Civic League was established to create an interest in health, educational and civic affairs, and to promote a better understanding in all affairs pertaining to the betterment of the community in which we live.  We are a volunteer organization. If you want to add a meaningful new experience to your life and learn more about what we do – if you like us, complete a membership application so we can guide you in the process of deciding upon a noble purpose, taking it up bravely, bearing it off joyfully, and laying it down triumphantly.

JCL Members (Active and Sustaining) 2019

1st Row (Left to Right):  Sylvia Rupert, Christine Hennings, Fran Curd (sustaining member), Jenita Gillespie (JCL President), Cynthia Little, Jerrine King

2nd Row (Left to Right):  Tiffany Hough, Charmaine Bracy, Donna Turner, Tammie Cooper, Sharon Kay Muldrow, Gloria Blackman, Kimberly Kitchen, Joyce Alexander, Trisha Smith, Liana Kingston

3rd Row (Left to Right):  Bea Baker, Eve Griffin, Cheryl Jenkins, Veronica Crafter-Srinivasan, Camille Stanford, Lynette Brown, Trina McCain, Ameerah Pusey, Kathy Thompson, Chanelle Perry, Michelle Clarett

Members Absent: Tenessa Wills

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee receives and investigates all applications in the early spring each year. Applications must be received by the second Sunday of March for consideration. All applications that have been accepted by the committee are presented to membership at the April business meeting. Balloting occurs at the May meeting and 2/3 of the present voting members shall determine if applicants will be accepted. Applicants are notified following the May meeting and informed of the acceptance or denial of their application.

Duties of Members

Each member is expected to:

  • Perform any duty to which she is assigned promptly and cheerfully
  • Attend nine business meetings each calendar year
  • Notify hostess of their inability to attend a meeting as act of courtesy
  • Not miss more than four of the monthly business meetings
  • Arrive at monthly business meetings before roll call
  • Support all JCL sponsored functions
  • Host a meeting in the order of alphabetical rotation (usually once every two years)
  • Perform at least fifteen volunteer hours each year
  • Actively participate on at least one committee each year
  • Fulfill financial obligations by April 30th each year

Meeting Information

The Junior Civic Leagues holds monthly business meetings on the second Sunday of each month at 5:00pm. Regular meetings shall be held on the second Sunday of each month from January to December at 5:00 p.m. The organization will not meet in the months of July and August.

Annual Dues

Dues and assessments are $200 per year:

  • Dues are $50 and current Assessments are $150.  Dues and Assessments must be paid by April 30th of the calendar year.
Membership Application

2018-2020 Officers

PositionName
PresidentJenita Gillespie
Vice PresidentCharmaine Bracy
TreasurerSylvia Rupert
Financial SecretaryChristine Hennings
Recording SecretaryCynthia Little
Corresponding SecretaryKim Kitchen
ParliamentarianVeronica Crafter Srinivasan
ChaplainJerrine King
HistorianLynette Brown
Public Relations/ReporterJoyce Alexander