The Junior League
of Parkersburg (JLP) is open to women who possess an interest in
voluntarism, a commitment to community service, and an interest in
developing their potential through effective action and leadership.
New members joining the League will enter as a provisional member.
During your provisional year, you learn more about how the JLP gives
back to the Parkersburg community through the projects it supports,
training and education opportunities and make lifelong friends with
other League members.
Proposals of prospective members for membership in the Junior League of Parkersburg will be accepted from other Junior Leagues in other cities providing the prospective member meets the eligibility requirements of the Junior League of Parkersburg.
Before accepting the invitation to membership, she shall have received an orientation in the privileges and responsibilities of the Junior League membership and shall agree to engage in community service in connection with the program of this league.
A Provisional Member must complete a twelve month provisional course, which serves as an introduction to The Junior League of Parkersburg and the community projects it supports.
Becoming an Active Member Provisional members completing the provisional course and meeting the financial obligations will become Active members of The Junior League of Parkersburg.
Each year, Active members must fulfill their obligations, which
include membership dues to be paid before June 1st, prior
to the upcoming year. Financial support and/or merchandise donation
(ex. Purchase of cookbooks, tickets to JLP sponsored events, and
donation of items to the Whale of a Sale), general meeting
requirements and placement obligations (volunteer hours).