Thank you for your interest in joining the Junior League of Oakland-East Bay, Inc. (JLOEB). Membership in JLOEB is a wonderful opportunity for women to strengthen their volunteer skills, affect change in their community, and make lasting friendships.
Each year, JLOEB trains first-year members (called New Members) to be effective volunteers and leaders in our community. The League year runs from September through May, and during that time New Members will learn about the League’s structure and programs through volunteer and training opportunities.
Who Belongs to the JLOEB?
The most common characteristic shared by members is that they are women committed to contributing to their communities. JLOEB membership is about 377 strong and we represent women from all ages and backgrounds. Members reside throughout the East Bay with the majority in Contra Costa and Alameda counties.
What are the benefits of joining JLOEB?
Membership in the League provides many benefits. The most significant is the personal satisfaction that comes with making a positive contribution to your community while making long-lasting friendships. As a member of JLOEB, you will volunteer in the East Bay, develop new leadership skills and build stronger communities. You will have access to community leaders and will build relationships with a diverse group of dedicated, talented women. You will learn about the East Bay communities and how to collaborate with other organizations to achieve a common goal. As a member, you will receive training. You will sharpen your skills in areas like public speaking, fundraising, advocacy, volunteer development, graphic design, marketing. public relations, financial analysis and budgeting, strategic planning, non-profit administration and program development.