What is JCYM?

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Here is what some of our members say...

 

  • I have enjoyed every moment of JCYM, the friendship, the programs, the leadership and, most of all, the many ways of giving of one ’s self…. (Liz - 50-year member)

  • JCYM is passionate about doing for others, both within our community and within our organization.… I treasure them for that compassion.  (Sara - 13-year member)

  • We play together; work together and the rewards from our philanthropies are limitless. (Poppy - 3-year member) 

  • I feel I receive more than I give.  When someone in JCYM has a care or concern, the love and support is amazing.   (Donna - 8-year member) 

  • Giving, caring, loving friends (Doris - 16-year member)

  • JCYM allows me to balance my career and family….  We have a common goal to serve our neighbors in need.  (Kim - 5-year member/Employed status)

  • Requirements are easy…. exposed me to my community and its needs, to new friends who support each other and still allows me to enjoy my family.  (Maryln - 10-year member)

  • JCYM is the sorority I didn't belong to in college.  (Carolyn - 9-year member)

  • JCYM is a group of women committed to improving their community through simple kind gestures.  (Charee - 1-year member/Employed)

 

If you would you like to learn more about JCYM, we would love to have you join us at a meeting!

 

Click HERE and our Membership Chair will call you back with all of the details.

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2022 Provisionals having fun at the Provisionals Luncheon. 

Annual Membership Requirements

 Guests

  • Guests and their sponsors are welcome to attend all General Meetings (except closed meetings).

  • Check with the Membership Chair (by clicking above) if you don’t have a sponsor.

 

Prospective Members

  • Required to attend two General Meetings before submitting an Application for Membership

 

Provisionals (members in training)

  • Attend a minimum of three Provisional Orientations

  • Attend two General Meetings between February and May and the New Members' Brunch

 

Active Member

Eligible to vote, hold office and serve on the Board of Directors

              

Requirements:

  • Pay Annual Dues of $170 - tax deductible

    • Operations Assessment $75.00

    • Ways & Means Assessment $75.00

    • Facility Assessment $20.00

  • Serve on at least 1 Standing Club Committee

  • Attend a minimum of 4 General Meetings

  • Give a minimum of 25 Service Hours yearly to Approved JCYM Philanthropies/Ways & Means Projects

 

Supporting Member

Eligible to vote; ineligible to hold office or serve on the Board of Directors

(exception---Parliamentarian/Sgt.-at-Arms may serve on Board)

 

Qualifications

  • Submit written request (on JCYM Annual Membership Renewal Form) or to Executive Secretary for Executive Committee approval.  Status may be granted for up to 1 year at a time for any of the following categories:

    • Employed 25 hours per week

    • Full time student (at least 12 credit hours per semester)

    • Full time caregiver of small children or special needs child or adult

    • Combination of caregiver/student/employed

    • Members who have held Active status for 10 cumulative years

 

Requirements

  • Pay Annual Dues of $132.50 - tax deductible

    • Operations Assessment $75.00

    • Ways & Means Assessment $37.50

    • Facility Assessment $20.00

  • Select at least 2 of the following 3 choices

1.  Serve on at least 1 Standing Club Committee

2.  Attend a minimum of 2 General Meetings

3.  Give a minimum of 12.5 Required Service Hours yearly to Approved JCYM Philanthropies/Ways & Means Projects

 

JCYM offers several other Membership status options for our current long-term members.