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

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 weeks 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!

3 weeks 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

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

Charity Mile winners and coloring GFWC Of TN President Beth Smith's hair pink! Congratulations to our top mile earners! Thank you Beth for visiting with us and being a good sport!

1 month ago
Santa's Workshop

Did you know that there is live Christmas music all weekend at Santa's Workshop? What a great way to get into the Christmas spirit!

Thank you to the following groups who are graciously donating ... See more

1 month ago
Upper Cumberland Child Advocacy Center

Hi all!

We are doing our annual Christmas Gift Drive and we have several children needing Christmas assistance this holiday season. If you would like to sponsor a child, please send a private ... See more

1 month ago
Hope Center: Adoption & Family Services

Thank you to the Cookeville Jr Women’s Club for supporting birthmothers in their adoption choice!

1 month ago
Supporting Men In Uniform

Holiday Mail for Heroes is here to send Christmas cards to the troops. The deadline is Dec 6th to send them. ONLY CARDS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Please do not sent items such as phone cards or any supplies. ... See more