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)

Very excited about hearig the 30 non-profits attending our annual Santa's Workshop funds request meeting tonight. ...

GFWC Cookeville Junior Woman's Club shared End Slavery Tennessee's Slaves Here In Tennessee?. ...

There are more slaves now than at any time in history. - help us heal victims Into survivors!

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40th Annual Santa's Workshop presented by GFWC Cookeville Jr. Woman's Club

November 17, 2017, 10:00am - November 19, 2017, 5:00pm

Over 150 vendors with live music silent auction and Santa Claus. Hours are Friday 10-7 Saturday 10-7 Sunday 1-5.