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Who we are...

The Junior Woman's Club of Lakeland is a non-profit, volunteer organization serving the greater Lakeland area since 1928. We provide our members with training and experience in volunteer community service as well as personal friendships. Through hands-on service projects, fundraising, and community involvement, the Junior Woman's Club of Lakeland strives to make a positive impact while also fostering lifelong friendships.

Our Story

We belong to...

Our club is a member of the General Federation of Women's Clubs (, which is an international volunteer organization and the GFWC Florida Federation of Women's Clubs (

The General Federation of Women’s Clubs is an international women’s organization dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service. Collectively, we are Living the Volunteer Spirit.

May Mann Jennings is in the Top 10 for Florida Women’s Hall of Fame!

The Campaign continues!  It is time for our own May Mann Jennings to be in the Florida Women’s Hall of Fame!

May Mann Jennings, GFWC Florida’s nominee for the Florida Women’s Hall of Fame, is again on the list of the top ten nominees sent to Governor Ron DeSantis for his 2020 selection.

We need your help! Please write or email the Governor with your support of May Mann Jennings.  As we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, it is important to acknowledge May Mann Jennings as a suffragist in addition to her other great accomplishments.

More details and ideas for letter writing can be found in this letter from GFWC Florida Public Policy, Legislation and Resolutions Chairman Theresa Crockett, in this videoand on this website. This is the year for May Mann Jennings!  Thank you participating in this campaign!



Jesilynn Pfeffer, President

Robin Grant, President-Elect

Karen Kilday, Secretary

Roxanne Lee, Treasurer

Joy Wright, Member-at-Large

Let's Flamingle


1. move freely around a place or at a social function, associating with others in your flock.
2. the GFWC Junior Woman Club of Lakeland president's 2020 club theme.