The Cookeville Junior Woman’s Club is part of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC), which is one of the world’s largest and oldest nondenominational, nonpartisan, international volunteer service organization of women.


GFWC has more than 6,500 local clubs in the United States and clubs in over 20 countries globally. Clubs shape their local agendas to suit their particular community needs. They benefit from membership services, materials and program support from the state and national Federation levels working through the six areas of Arts, Conservation, Education, Home Life, International Affairs and Public Affairs.

Established in 1890, GFWC has over one million members worldwide. Their headquarters is in Washington, D.C., and is a National Historic Landmark, which houses the Women’s History and Resource, a repository for books and resources devoted to women’s history and women in volunteerism.

For more information contact GFWC Headquarters, 1734 N Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036-2990, 202-347-3168, FAX 202-835-0246 or visit their web site at www.gfwc.org.

The CJWC supports the following charities and organizations;

  • American Cancer Society
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Susan G Komen Race for the Cure
  • Upper Cumberland Child Advocacy Center
  • USO

What’s New with CJWC: (from Facebook)

With Great Power, Comes Great Responsibility!! BE THERE. ...

#UpperCumberland the Superhero Heart Run is just around the corner on Saturday, August 27th Tennessee Tech University's Tucker Stadium. Are you ready to "Save the Day for Congenital Heart Defects"? Are you signed up? Do you have your superhero attire ready to go? So many questions, so little time! For more details and to sign-up visit www.superheroheartrun.com/events/upper-cumberland/ Mended Little Hearts National Organization Heart Heroes Superhero Heart Run Superhero Heart Run - Upper Cumberland Mended Little Hearts of the Upper Cumberland #SavetheDayforCHD #CHDawareness #SuperheroHeartRun #HeartHeroes

Club woman Magazine, July+August 2016 Annual Reports featuring our own Patricia WIlliams and Deb Allen!! ...

Come on everyone!! We CAN do this!! Please help us raise the 8,750 more we need. ...

1251 books logged and ready for the tree!!! Picking up more books tonight. So exciting.

Happy to welcome our newest Sister; Libby Breeding. Initiated tonight!!
Pictured from left to right:
President Cheryl Thomas, Libby, her sponsor Lora Montgomery, V.P. Tammy Mannier.

Do remember... ...