Requirements

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible to join the Junior League of Eastern Fairfield County (JLEFC) as a Provisional member, a woman must be at least 21 years old by the closing date for application. Applicants must be a resident of one of the following towns: Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Monroe, Newtown, Redding, Shelton, Southport, Stratford, Trumbull, Weston or Westport.

No member sponsorship is required to join the JLEFC — just an interest in voluntarism, commitment to community service and an interest in developing her potential for voluntary community participation. Any woman who meets these criteria is warmly welcomed.

The JLEFC welcomes individuals to transfer their membership from their former League to the JLEFC. Click here to learn more about transferring your membership to the JLEFC.

Provisional Requirements?

1. Attend all provisional training classes/retreats.

2. Complete designated shifts at major League fundraiser

3. The Provisional Class will choose placement of an in-League committee for the following League year.

5. Fulfill financial obligation of $185.00.

Active Member Requirements

NOTE: Requirements for the 2016-2017 year are being analyzed by our Membership Engagement Rollout Team. The revised requirements will be posted by July 1, 2016 however all Active and AAS Members are required to fulfill the financial obligation of $185.00 (annual membership dues) payable by March 1, 2016.

Other Membership Requirements

The JLEFC requires that each member serve a minimum of eight years as an Active member before she may become a Sustaining member.