2020 - 2021 New Member Application

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Recruitment Purposes

This information helps us better understand where our members are coming from within the community

New Member Program Overview

The Junior League of Gwinnett and North Fulton Counties (JLGNF) New Member Program is designed with the purpose of introducing New Members to all aspects of the League. The activities and requirements of the New Member Program are specifically chosen so that each New Member has a better understanding of our community projects, voluntarism, fundraising, and leadership development.

All activities and requirements must be met by the end of the New Member Program in order to become an Active Member of JLGNF. The New Member must complete all activities and requirements by April 30, 2021 in order to become Active at the May 2021 Annual Meeting.

 

Meetings & Class Project Requirements

Fulfillment of the following:

  • Attend the first New Member Orientation & Training after joining, to be held on the 3rd Saturday of each month.  First orientation is on 08/22/2020 and last orientation is on 12/12/2020,
  • Participate in New Member Class Project,
  • Attend 3 of 9 General Membership Meetings (2nd Tuesday of each month),
  • Attend 2 of 4 New Member Meetings (4th Thursday of each month, from January - April, 2021),
  • Complete self-paced education modules and tests (estimated to be 8)
  • Observe an assigned JLGNF committee in a "listen, learn" capacity (beginning January 2021), and
  • Participate in a Placement Interview for the 2021-2022 League year

New Members are strongly encouraged to attend General Membership Meetings and New Member Meetings, but we understand there can be conflicts. New Members may make up missed meetings to meet attendance requirements, with approval of New Member Development Chairs, by participating in:

  • Junior League University (JLU) Trainings
  • Additional Community IMPACT Events/Shifts
  • Open Council Meetings
Financial, Fundraising & Volunteer Requirements

Fulfillment of the following: 

  • By required orientation date, payment of New Member Annual Dues & Course Fee of $300; inclusive of:
    • JLGNF's Annual Membership Dues ($300)
    • New Member Orientation & Training
    • New Member Meetings
    • JLGNF Name Tag
    • One (1) Ticket to JLGNF's Signature Fundraiser (High Heels & High Times); and
    • One (1) JLGNF Branded Item
  • Completion of a 2-hour shift at JLGNF's Signature Fundraiser (High Heels & High Times)
  • Completion of a 2-hour Community IMPACT Shift
Payment Information

A New Member Application must be completed and signed and payment of the New Member Annual Dues & Course Payment of $300 to the Junior League of Gwinnett & North Fulton Counties must be made by the first scheduled orientation date after joining (3rd Saturday of each month) in order to be part of the 2020-2021 New Member Class.

Online Payments: CLICK HERE

 

If paying by check, please mail to:

Junior League of Gwinnett and North Fulton Counties

Attn: 2020-2021 New Member Program

11877 Douglas Road, Suite 102-244

Alpharetta, GA 30005

 

 

 

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