About Us

The Junior League of Monmouth County, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving our community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Founded in 1939, the JLMC started with 13 members in Red Bank, NJ. Today the JLMC is part of the Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI), which is made up of 296 Junior Leagues in 4 countries. The 170,000 plus members of the AJLI reflect a wide range of background, interests and professional pursuits.


The JLMC focuses its activities on empowering young girls to become confident women, Our Active members include business owners, executives, accountants, health care professionals, stay at home mothers, and other professionals. They all share an interest in and a commitment to voluntarism.

The JLMC has approximately 300 active and sustaining volunteer members living in
Monmouth and Ocean Counties. Our members are business owners, executives, accountants, lawyers, health care professionals and stay-at-home mothers. 

Membership is open to any woman, age 21 or over.