Membership

Potential Members

Interested in becoming a member of the Junior League of Sarasota? You’ve come to the right place!

First, please fill out our interest form so we know how to reach out to you when space becomes available in our new member class and to keep in touch in the meantime! Applications for membership will open in the summer and we’ll host several events before then to help you get to know us.

Click Here for the Interest Form

Scroll down for a brief summary of membership benefits & requirements.

Questions? Email membershipoutreach@jlsarasota.org

 

Transfer & Reinstating Members

Are you an Active or Sustainer member from another Junior League Chapter, and are moving to Sarasota? Or perhaps you were a JLS member in the past and would like to reinstate your membership!

We can help facilitate your transfer to our League. Contact us at recordsmanagement@jlsarasota.org.

 

Membership Benefits & Requirements

Benefits

  • Connecting you to the community
  • Leadership development
  • The chance to enhance your skills or learn something new through trainings
  • A setting to meet like-minded women through fun and supportive social events
  • The chance to change a life and better our community

New Member Requirements

  • Membership application
  • One-time dues of $200. Financial assistance is available.
  • Participate in a New Member Retreat
  • Complete 4 League volunteer hours
  • Attend 3 General Membership Meetings (held September – April)
  • Attend monthly New Member Meetings
  • Participate in the New Member Project

Active Member Requirements

  • Annual dues of $200. Financial assistance is available.
  • Complete 8 League volunteer hours
  • Attend 3 General Membership Meetings (held September – April)
  • Serve on a committee

Sustaining Member Requirements

  • Dues of $120. Financial assistance is available. Sustaining members who reach the age of 80 by June 1st may request Emeritus status, waiving them of dues thereafter
  • Active membership for 7 years to be eligible