Become a Member

Thank you for your interest in joining The Junior League of Houston, Inc.

The application process to become a provisional member for the 2024 – 2025 League year closed on Monday, January 22, 2024. Admissions for 2025 – 2026 League year will open in fall 2024.

Prospective members are also encouraged to follow the Junior League of Houston on social media! We are on Facebook and Instagram.

The Junior League of Houston is open to all women in the Houston area who are interested in “Building A Better Community.”


League members:

  • Have access to a broad range of volunteer opportunities
  • Learn more about the community the League serves
  • Impact the Houston community through effective action and leadership of trained volunteers, and
  • Have the opportunity to network and make lasting friendships
To join the Junior League of Houston, an applicant must have an interest in voluntarism, a commitment to community service and an interest in developing her potential for voluntary community participation. Additionally, the following requirements must be met:
  • Sponsors: The Junior League of Houston, Inc. has a sponsored admissions process. One member of the Junior League of Houston must propose a prospective member for admission. The League would love to help you obtain a sponsor!
  • Age: Prospective members must be at least 23 years of age by January 1 and not 40 years of age before April 1 of the application year.
  • Residency: Prospective members must be a resident of Brazoria, Fort Bend, Harris or Waller County.


Admissions for the 2025 – 2026 League year will open in fall 2024.


The Junior League of Houston will host two Open Houses at the League building, located at 1811 Briar Oaks Lane, Houston, TX 77027. Prospective members are required to attend one Open House. Prospective members requiring sponsor assistance will be able to participate in a fun “Speed Sponsorship Matching” event that will allow prospective members to be potentially matched with current League members.

  • In-person on Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at 6:30 p.m.
  • In-person on Monday, January 8, 2024, at 6:30 p.m.
  • Virtually on Monday, January 8, 2024, at 6:30 p.m.


The Junior League of Houston hosts two Prospective Member Engagement Events each year. Prospective members will have the opportunity to meet other women interested in membership at these optional events. Additionally, current League members will be present to answer questions about the admission process and the overall League member experience in a fun environment.

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. at Kirby Ice House, 3333 Eastside Street, Houston, TX 77098
  • Thursday, December 7, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. at the Junior League of Houston, 1811 Briar Oaks Lane, Houston, TX 77027
If you need assistance identifying a sponsor, the Admissions team is happy to help once the application process opens. A prospective member may participate in the “Speed Sponsorship Matching” events at both Open Houses or sponsor assistance can be requested on the member application when it opens.


– Attend one of the Prospective Member Open House meetings. These are scheduled for Wednesday, November 1, 2023, and Monday, January 8, 2024, at 6:30 p.m.
– Attend Provisional Orientation
– Attend education meetings
– Attend engagement events
– Attend agency visits
– Fulfill Community placement (and training)
– Fulfill Tea Room placement (and training)
– Attend general meetings
– Fulfill Special Events Teams (SETs)
– Pay provisional dues of $325 (dues include The Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. (AJLI) dues and Tea Room uniform cost)
– Complete Provisional Course Evaluation

All components of the provisional course are mandatory.


If you have recently moved to Houston and are interested in transferring your Junior League membership to the Junior League of Houston, please contact your current League and ask them to transfer your membership to the Junior League of Houston via the AJLI (Association of Junior Leagues International) e-Transfer system. All transfer requests are processed through the AJLI online system. You will receive an email confirmation from AJLI that your transfer has been processed. Once your transfer is either initiated or approved by the transferring League, the Junior League of Houston will mail you a transfer packet. The forms in this packet must be returned, along with any required dues, before your transfer is considered finalized.

For more information, please contact the Corresponding Secretary at 713.871.6631 or or the Transfer Chair at 713.871.6692 or


To learn more about the work the League does in the Houston community and meet current members, prospective members are encouraged to volunteer at an agency the League supports with volunteers. Most of the agencies with whom the League is involved have volunteer programs of their own in which interested individuals may participate. Click here to access a full listing of the League’s community projects.

If you have questions, please contact Kaliko Veiseh, Admissions Chair, at 713.871.6666 or, or Dionella Martinez, Membership Vice President, at

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