How the JLC Can Help

The Junior League of Charlotte (JLC) is here to help your organization!

Over our 94 year history, we have teamed up with some of the most impactful non-profits in Charlotte as we work together to improve our community. We now begin the search for our 2020-2021 partners to continue this legacy of service in our 95th year.

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Need assistance as a result of COVID-19?

Junior League of Charlotte will do what we can to connect you to resources. Email

Interested in applying for a grant from the JLC?

Since its inception, the Junior League of Charlotte has provided more than $13.5 million in grants to the local community. The organization must have 501(c)(3) status and provide services/work within Mecklenburg County. The organization must be involved in activities consistent with the JLC mission and focus area(s), and have significant involvement of the JLC and/or JLC member(s). For more information, please email

Would you like to attend our Get On Board training events?

The Junior League of Charlotte’s Get on Board Program, in partnership with United Way of Central Carolinas, is a one-day event designed for anyone who wants to take their community involvement to the next level. Whether you are just trying to figure out how to start getting involved via volunteerism or you are a board member looking to enhance your skills, this event is for you. Click here for more information.

Interested in learning about advocacy and public policy issues?

The Public Policy Institute (PPI) is an Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI) award-winning training program that helps league and community members deepen their understanding of advocacy and public policy issues. The Public Policy Institute curriculum teaches participants advocacy skills on the local, state, and national levels. In the class, attendees will participate in a city council simulation. They will also learn from city council members, state officials, and community leaders who share their experiences of advocating for change. Open to JLC members, area League members, or community partners. Click here for more information.

Are you in need of Board members for your organization?

Organizations may request JLC leaders to serve on their board of directors or community advisory board. If you are interested in candidates, please email a job description along with information about your organization to us. Our nominating committee will try and find a volunteer match for your needs.

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