NEW MEMBER REQUIREMENTS

A prospective member is encouraged to attend a New Member Orientation to obtain a membership application and course outline.

NOTE: Applications for 2021 – 2022 New Member Course are closed. We will release 2021 – 2023 New Member Course details in spring 2021.

1. Prospective Member must complete the application form and return it to JLLA Headquarters (Rainey House) by August 31, 2021.

2. Pay 2021-2022 New Member dues of $298 August 31, 2021.

New Member dues breakdown:
$143 Junior League of Los Angeles, Inc. (JLLA)
$43 Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. (AJLI)
$25 Rainey House Operations Fund Assessment
$87 New Member Course fee

3. Complete the New Member Program, which consists of a comprehensive training series that allows them to learn about JLLA’s League structure and programs, including the following:

  • New Member Kick-off Retreat (date and location to be determined)
  • New Member Project Kickoff in 2022 (date and location to be determined)
  • Six (6) New Member Small Group Meetings
  • Three (3) of six (6) General Meetings
    • One (1) of the meetings must be the Annual Meeting/New Member Graduation in May
  • New Member Project, “Thrive Through Literacy,” held on a Saturday in Spring 2022
  • Six (6) community service hours
    • Three (3) hours are received for completion of the New Member Project
  • One (1) site visit to a JLLA Community Project
  • Six (6) Development Service hours
  • Two (2) Training credits
    • One (1) training credit received for attendance at the New Member Kick-off Retreat

All New Members must complete the Program during their New Member year to graduate to Active Membership in the following League year.

4. Purchase or sell tickets worth $125 to various JLLA fundraisers. For reference, in the 2021 – 2022 League year, the price of general admission ticket to large JLLA fundraisers ranged from $125 – $175.

5. 2022-2023 Active Member dues of $266 due March 1, 2022.

Active Member dues breakdown:
$143 Junior League of Los Angeles, Inc. (JLLA)
$43 Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. (AJLI)
$45 Rainey House Operations Fund Assessment
$35 Fundraising Assessment