Our Mission: 

The Junior Women's League of Smithfield is a non-profit organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. 

Reaching Out Statement:
Reaching Out Statement:

The Junior Women's League of Smithfield welcomes women of all races, religions, and natural origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to volunteerism. 

Points of Interest:

The Junior Women's League of Smithfield was founded in October of 2015 when seven women came together with a common interest to serve Johnston County through volunteer work and connect with like minded women who are dedicated to improving the communities in which they live. 


Benefits of being a JWL member include: working with other women in our county to create positive change in our communities, insight into community needs and strategies for solutions, access to community leaders and creative ideas, and meeting new friends!

Membership Requirements:
  • Women who are at least 22 years of age

  • Annual dues

  • Attend membership meetings held September through June

  • Contribute volunteer hours and participate in fundraisers and community projects

  • Attend Super Sunday provisional class held at the start of each service year. Beginning 2021, New members are accepted twice per service year.

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2021-2022  Board of Directors

President: Kelly Blanchard

President-Elect: Kendra Hancock

VP Membership: Kristen Brown

VP Public Relations: Lisa Bland

VP Community Outreach and Engagement: Sharon Turner

VP Fund Development: Dawn Willcox

Treasurer: Dawn Phipps

Recording Secretary: Heather Bryant

Past President: Sarah Edwards

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