Welcome to Joliet Junior
Woman’s Club

The Joliet Junior Woman’s Club (JJWC) is a not-for-profit organization serving Joliet and the surrounding communities. Our group meets monthly to plan a variety of service and fundraising projects throughout the year. Our community volunteer work is focused in the following areas: Fine Arts, Conservation, Education, Home Life, Public Issues and International Outreach, Health, Publicity, and Hospitality.

Members are a diverse group of women of different ages and backgrounds who all share an interest in helping others while having fun.

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Our Mission

To be a visible, viable, involved organization serving the diverse needs of the Joliet community, while creating a nurturing environment in which members can develop their potential.

General Federation of Woman’s Clubs

The Joliet Junior Woman’s Club is a member of The General Federation of Women’s Clubs, which was established in 1890. It is an organization with international affiliation dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service.

Our History

The Joliet Junior Woman’s Club began in 1958. We are proud of our tradition of serving the Joliet and surrounding community.

Learn more about GFWC’s rich history by visiting GFWC here or learn more about GFWC-Illinois here.

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News & Announcements

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2019

Saturday April 27th 10am - 1pm Joliet Public Library 3395 Black Rd in Joliet The Annual Men's March to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violence. Calling all men (women too) all ages, especially local police departments, fire departments, teams,...

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Sponsor: Shorewood Family Dental

We would like the thank Shorewood Family Dental for their generous Sponsorship this year for our Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball!Shorewood Family Dental Care! Located at 607 West Jefferson in Shorewood, IL, we have been serving our community since 1974. In that...

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News & Announcements

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2019

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2019

Saturday April 27th 10am - 1pm Joliet Public Library 3395 Black Rd in Joliet The Annual Men's March to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violence. Calling all men (women too) all ages, especially local police departments, fire departments, teams,...

read more
Sponsor: Shorewood Family Dental

Sponsor: Shorewood Family Dental

We would like the thank Shorewood Family Dental for their generous Sponsorship this year for our Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball!Shorewood Family Dental Care! Located at 607 West Jefferson in Shorewood, IL, we have been serving our community since 1974. In that...

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Membership Spotlight

Member Spotlight: Amy Byrne

At the GFWC IL Summer Seminar in Joliet in 2018. I was so impressed by the activities that Katrina Nolan accepted certificates for that the JJWC had done in the preceding year. It sounded like JJWC was a group of women who had fun while serving the community. As a new...

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Member Spotlight: Amirrah Abou-Youssef

My friend was interested in joining, but didn't want to attend her first meeting alone. Everyone was super friendly and confident. They also seemed to be doing lots of great things for the community. Plus, I can be as involved as I want to be. The flexibility is ideal...

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Member Spotlight: Kristen Wyss

Another member, Chrissy Monaco I wanted to be of service to others and help my community. There’s been many, but the art therapy room I helped put together at Guardian Angel Home has a soft spot in my heart. Oh wow, every time an organization benefits from our service...

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