• 2023-2024 President

    Julia Douglas

  • 2023-2024 Vice President

    Shannon Kennedy-Newby

We are an organization of women whose mission is to foster interest in the social, economic, educational, cultural and civic conditions of the community and to make efficient their volunteer service. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

How Do I Join?

Admission to our league is by recommendation from 1 sponsoring and 2 endorsing members who have worked with the candidate and can attest to her commitment to volunteerism and community service. Successful completion of one provisional year results in admission to active status. Completion of five years of active service merits sustainer status.

Membership Criteria

Candidates must be at least 24 years of age as of January 1st of the year of proposal to membership, a legal resident of or employed in Floyd County for at least 6 months prior to January 1st of the year of proposal and a responsible and dependable person who possesses the potential and time to develop into an effective Junior Service League member.

Provisional Year Requirements

  • Attend two cultural events (any concert or play in Rome, including First Fridays, River Jam, etc)
  • Attend one city or county commission meeting
  • Attend one JSL Board Meeting 
  • Trolley Tour of Rome / Chieftain's Museum Tour
  • Participate in League 4 Learning work days
  • Attend Provisional Meeting and General Meetings once a month
  • Complete one JSL Service Project
  • Pay Dues
  • Provisionals will also be required to sell Poinsettias and work a shift for pickup, as well as participate in the planning and execution of the Follies or Garden Tour events (Provisionals are not required to have service hours for external placements)

Applications are accepted through a deadline in February for the upcoming league year (September - May)

  • Provisional Packets should be mailed to :

    The Junior Service League of Rome
    Attn: Provisional Chairman
    PO Box 1003
    Rome, GA 30162

    We always enjoy the opportunity to discuss our group and its mission with interested persons.  Please contact us if you are interested in serving ourcommunity by becoming a part of our league or if you know of a way that we can be of further service in our community.

  • Member Spotlight: Kristin Hall

    Kristin was recently named the new assistant principal for Rome Middle School. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics, a Master's of Education in Secondary Education, & an Educational Specialist in Secondary Education Degree. She is certified in ESOL, Gifted, Tier 1 Leadership & Online Learning.  
    She was aslo named Rome Middle School's Teacher of the Year in 2018!
    Congratulations Kristin!

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