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)

2 weeks ago

Thank you to our fabulous Arts Committee for taking the time to donate Christmas stockings for the kids at Youth Villages Children's Foster Home!!
Pictured from Left to Right:
Cody Richards; Cmte. ... See more

2 weeks ago

School buses are an important part of daily life for children across the country who need them to get to and from school. The American School Bus Council reports that each day, buses transport 25 ... See more

3 weeks ago
Santa's Workshop

Upper Cumberland....we asked you to come out and shop and boy did you ever listen! We are so grateful for your support as proceeds from this event are donated back to non profits in our community! ... See more

4 weeks ago
Santa's Workshop

We hear Santa is in town and will be at Santa's Workshop at Hyder Burks Pavilion TONIGHT! Come see us tonight until 7pm. We have so many incredibly talented vendors and musical groups as well as a ... See more

4 weeks ago

4 weeks ago
Santa's Workshop

Santa's Workshop will be open today at 10am! Come and get your Christmas Shopping started and finished!

4 weeks ago
Lemon Tree Dwelling

We will have Pecans for sale at Santa’s Workshop this weekend. Get yours as they go fast!!

These Mini Pecan Pies are the perfect Thanksgiving dessert....and SO easy to make!
RECIPE: https://www.lemontreedwelling.com/mini-pecan-pies/

4 weeks ago

I am late in posting this and regretting not having taken a picture, but I was distracted collecting pecans for my anxiously awaiting customers!! Delivering them tomorrow. 🙂. But I wanted to ... See more

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

Mom, Dads and Grandparents, There is still time to get the kiddo’s letter to Santa Claus written and delivered. And this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday he will be in town to collect them in person!! ... See more

1 month ago
Santa's Workshop

Musical Entertainment at Santa’s Workshop:

FRIDAY, November 16
• 10:15 - 11:15 am; Soul Survivors
• 5:00 – 5:55 pm; Felicity Band
• 6:00pm; Jackson County HS:
Band in ... See more