The Junior League of Ocala is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively women and children.
Women around the world as catalysts for lasting community change.
The Junior League of Ocala is guided by the following values:
· Diversity: The Junior League welcomes all women who value our Mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations and communities.
· Collaboration: We believe lasting societal change is achieved through both collaboration and meaningful disagreement. Living the value of collaboration inspires us to accomplish more together.
· Community: We believe a strong sense of community is essential to human well-being. Living the value of community provides a foundation of inclusion, which allows us to make a greater impact on the world around us.
· Empowerment: We believe that the empowerment of women is a necessary requirement to create positive, lasting societal change. Living the value of empowerment fosters trust and confidence in each other.
· Leadership: We believe in the unique power of women’s leadership abilities to transform communities for the better. Living the value of leadership allows us to make a collective difference.
· Respect: We believe respect is a fundamental human right. Living the value of respect instills in us an unconditional positive regard for others.
· Service: We believe it is through service that we build core relationships with others. Service is the lens through which we decide how we will invest our time and resources. Living the value of service empowers us as catalysts for lasting community change.
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
The Junior League of Ocala welcomes all women who value our mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations and communities. Learn more about our commitment and the actions we are taking to address diversity and inclusion as a league by visiting here.
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The application period for the 2020-2021 League Year opens June 1 and runs through August 10th, 2020. Learn how to apply.
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