Frequently Asked Questions
Am I eligible to join?
Any woman 18 years of age or older with a desire to give back to the community is eligible to join the club.
Do I need a sponsor to join?
No. During their first year, new members are assigned a mentor to help them get acquainted with the club and its members. .
What about financial requirements?
Paying annual dues and purchasing a ticket for our annual fundraiser are the only financial requirements of members.
How much are membership dues?
Annual membership dues are $45.
When do you meet?
General meetings are held on the third Monday of each month from September through May.
What’s my time commitment?
Each member is required to complete two service credits during the club year. Each credit is equivalent to approximately 2 hours of time volunteering in the community. Options for service credits are varied and accommodate daytime, evening and weekend availability. Additionally, each member serves on at least one committee and assists with one project. The time commitment for projects varies widely. Many worthwhile projects are available throughout the year, in addition to those that earn a service credit, and members choose to participate in those according to their interests and as their schedules allow.
Who do you help?
We support many local organizations with either monetary donations or by volunteering our time. Some of these groups include: DuPage PADS, People’s Resource Center, Humanitarian Service Project, Moms In School, Family Shelter Service, Easter Seals, Ecumenical Support for the Elderly (ESSE), and DuPage Animal Control, to name a few.