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)

5 days ago

January 16, 2020 Meeting 5:30pm (dinner), 6:00pm (meeting)

Program: provided by the Board
Meal: provided by the Board
Hosting: provided by Arts committee

Reminder: Please bring blankets, gloves, ... See more

1 week ago

January’s #ThankYouTuesday theme is “Membership Equals Service”! As GFWC members, we are committed to making a difference in the lives of our communities and those around us. Helping others not ... See more

3 weeks ago
Photos from GFWC Cookeville Junior Woman's Club's post

CJWC took part in the 2019 Cookeville Christmas parade. It was a great evening filled with holiday spirit.

1 month ago

The Conservation Committee is proud to present Cummins Falls State Park with a check for $176.31 to use towards safety signs/equipment to help make the falls safe for visitors.

Pictured: Cody ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from GFWC Cookeville Junior Woman's Club's post

The Arts Committee filled stockings and presented them to Tara with Youth Villages. These stockings will being smiles to many this holiday season.

1 month ago
Photos from GFWC Cookeville Junior Woman's Club's post

Cookeville Jr. Woman's Club raised over $400 on Giving Tuesday, December 3, 2019,
for Shot@Life!
Combined with International Outreach committee's donation, our club donated over $500 to Shot@Life ... See more

2 months ago

Being kind is the key to helping others. On this #WisdomWednesday , Audrey Hepburn inspires us to be kind and lend a helping hand to those around us.

2 months ago
Santa's Workshop

Please message us if you are interested!

We still have pecans left for sale at Santa's Workshop. We are open until 5!

2 months ago
Santa's Workshop

Did you know that Santa's Workshop is sponsored by GFWC Cookevile Jr. Woman's Club and that proceeds are donated back to non profits in the Upper Cumberland?

This year 18 organizations will receive ... See more