The GFWC Tampa Woman’s Club (TWC) is a community service organization and is a member of one of the largest woman’s volunteer organizations in the world. Nationally, we are credited with starting 75% of the libraries in the nation. We build leadership skills and friendships all while making a difference in our community.
About Tampa Woman’s Club Membership Benefits:
- Attend regular club meetings held the first Thursday of each month.
- Join a committee and participate in community service projects.
- Participate in a unit hosting one monthly meeting and card party.
- Participate with the fund-raising efforts for the community.
- Pay Club Dues by April 1 of each calendar year.
- Learn and grow as a leader in the community while having fun..
Members must be at least 18 years of age or older to join.
From September until May, on the first Thursday of the month, we hold our day meeting starting promptly at 10:30 AM followed by lunch at noon and a program immediately following. A Night meeting for our working women starts promptly at 6:30 PM with either pot-luck dinner or dinner out together immediately following.
As a member of TWC, you are also a member of the GFWC Florida Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC Florida) and our International Group, The General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC)
GFWC Florida is divided into (14) districts and Tampa is part of District 8. The District has four meetings, Annual District Meeting (ADM) (October or November); Reporting Workshop (typically in November); Arts and Crafts Meeting/Competition (typically in Feb) and Leadership Workshop (typically in May).
GFWC Florida hosts two state meetings each year for it’s members: Fall Board in September or October and the Annual Convention in April or May. All members are invited and encouraged to attend to learn more about the impact they make on their communities throughout the state.
GFWC International hosts one Annual Meeting each year for it’s members, typically in June. All members are invited and encouraged to attend so that they can meet sisters from all over the world; hear motivational speakers and speakers from special projects sponsored by GFWC.
GFWC – International Organization – From here you may find a club in your area.
GFWC – State Organization – From here you may find a club in your area.
GFWC – Tampa Junior Woman’s Club – Our Junior Club, young woman from 18-40
GFWC – Tampa Juniorettes – Our juniorette club, woman 12 – 18
Membership is achieved by sponsorship and completing an application. An application form may be obtained by any member of the club. Please email us and we can get you in touch with our membership chair for more information. Members will be accepted in January and September.