Community Impact 

We are an organization of nearly 300 Northwest Florida Panhandle women of diverse backgrounds who engage in Community Impact programs dedicated to building our community.

Become a JLEC Member!  

Check out our JLEC Signature Events.

Best of the Emerald Coast tickets are on sale now! 

  • Back to School Bash

    JLEC partners with the Children's Advocacy Center to provide backpacks filled with school supplies for their clients. 

  • Day for Kids

    JLEC members set up a craft booth and volunteered at the Emerald Coast Science Center for the Boys and Girls Club event. 

  • Food for Thought Outreach 

    JLEC members collected and donated food items and shelving units to stock the Food for Thought pantry. 

  • Child Clothing Project

    Every fall, over 300 children go to our local Target to shop for a new wardrobe, followed by lunch and a party filled with fun activities.

  • Habitat for Humanity

    Members spend the day volunteering at the construction site building a Habitat home for local community members. 

  • Kids in the Kitchen 

    JLEC hosts events to educate and empower children and youth to make healthy lifestyle choices.

Our Mission

The Junior League of the Emerald Coast, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. The JLEC's purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.


Our League's success and impact on the community is directly determined by the profitability of our fundraiser and the support we receive from our members and our community. 

Ways to support us include:

JLEC Signature Events 

Best of the Emerald Coast
Online ticket purchase is now available! 

Join us for Best of the Emerald Coast 2014
October 25th, 6pm-9pm at Grand Boulevard 
Visit our Facebook page to get the latest event information!

Special thanks to the Emerald Coast magazine and Rowland Publishing for sponsoring this event!
Also, thank you to all of our 2013 Sponsors:
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Rock the Road 5K and Fun Run

The date is set!

Mark your calendars for February 22, 2014.

Stay tuned for more information!

We would like to thank the 110 runners who braved the crazy rain and ran in our first Rock the Road 5K!

 Keep on Rockin'!



Our Vision

To be recognized as a leading non-profit organization in our community. We want to achieve this through our volunteer efforts and enriching the lives of our community residents.