Junior League of Indian River (JLIR) is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.







The Junior League of Indian River's 2017 Woman of the Year Awards Luncheon will be held on April 26, 2017 at 11:30 am at Oak Harbor Club in Vero Beach.

Woman of the Year recognizes women in Indian River County who have made outstanding contributions to our community. Funds raised from the event will support the Junior League of Indian River’s ongoing local initiatives like Operation Prom and community impact projects held throughout the year.

Call for Nominations

The Junior League of Indian River is currently accepting nominations for local women in the following categories:

A woman who is self-employed or employed by a for-profit business or corporation. She is recognized for her outstanding service in her field and significant contributions to the community through her profession.

Civic Professional
A woman who is employed by a non-profit or community organization funded primarily by municipal, county, state, or federal grants or funds donated by the general public. Her contributions to the community take place in this arena.

A woman who has a history of an outstanding, continuing commitment to her community through her volunteer services.

Rising Star
A young woman between the ages of 17 and 25 who demonstrates outstanding commitment to her field of employment and/or community with fresh ideas, energy, and enthusiasm.

The winner of each category will be considered for Woman of the Year.  We ask that all nomination forms be returned before the March 2nd Nominee breakfast. To fill out a nomination form, please click here.

Last year, we had over 200 attendees at our Woman of the Year luncheon. To learn more about advertise and sponsorship opportunities, please click here.

For more information about Woman of the Year, please email woty@jlir.org.

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2016 Woman of the Year winner, Susan Adams, with even chair, Allison Cloughley

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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 274
Vero Beach, FL 32961-0274

JLIR Headquarters
999 US Hwy 1
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Phone: 772-226-0799
Email: JLIndianRiver@gmail.com