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We’re Empowering the Next Great Civic Leaders…

And we’re already making a powerful impact by leading change within Howard County communities! To us, becoming a civic leader is all about understanding that local efforts have a global reach, and it all begins with creating local leadership opportunities that put women’s skills and passion to work right here in Howard. If you’re interested in advancing civic leadership skills while collaborating on important efforts with a group of like-minded women, you’re in the right place!

The Junior League is a Highly Respected Organization with an Extraordinary Legacy…

And our league the Junior League of Howard County is very proud of that historic reputation, but as society changes, we adapt and evolve. We strive to put our venerable values to work in modern ways; demonstrating our pride and perpetuating our legacy by serving as a powerful voice for action, justice and change throughout Maryland. Together, we are working to empower our members to collaborate with community partners on health coalitions, provide community action assistance and raise awareness around human trafficking. Howard County women will lead these important initiatives. Will you be one of them?


Join the movement that’s dedicated to creating change, empowering leaders, and impacting the communities of Howard County.


Become a Driving Force of Change Within Your Community

We accept new members in January 2022 and our application period is now CLOSED. When new members apply, they will be provided with the tools and information they’ll need to play a crucial role in the Junior League of Howard County’s current community goal of partnerships for community impact.

Junior League of Howard County Eligibility Requirements

    • 23 years of age or older
    • Committed to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Civility
    • Committed to supporting JLHC’s philanthropic initiatives, and
    • By virtue of joining JLHC, declaring and making a commitment to community engagement and service

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To learn more about our work and discover more opportunities to get involved, visit our Community page.