Antioch Junior Woman’s Club
General Federation of Woman’s Clubs Illinois
The General Federation of Women's Clubs is an international women's organization dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service.  Founded in 1868, the GFWC has been instrumental throughout the years in the establishment of Child Labor Laws, The Juvenile Court System, The Pure Food and Drug Administration, 75% of America’s Public Libraries, mandatory seat belts, the lighting of our city streets, and many other important national and local projects.  Today our special emphasis is preventing Domestic Violence.

Antioch Junior Woman’s Club was formed in 1987.  We have about 30 members, and concentrate our efforts in the these committees:

Community Improvement
Home Life
Public Affairs
Ways & Means

Our meetings are held:

The 2nd Tuesday of the Month
7:00 p.m.
At State Bank of the Lakes
downstairs community room
Lake and Spafford Streets
downtown Antioch
Our May Meeting is a Dinner
Location TBA
For information on becoming a member please contact:

Stacey Torres, 847-502-7324  or
Our Club has only one project each year to raise money.
It is an annual Comedy Night held the first Saturday in March
At St. Peter’s Center. 

With the funds raised we sponsor scholarships for high school seniors
and many other community donations.
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GFWC Illinois

Scrappin' and Craftin'

the Day Away

Presented by Antioch Junior Woman's Club

~ ~ Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 ~ ~  

9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

VFW Hall; 75 North Avenue; Antioch

Lunch and Dinner included

Separate working and eating areas.

Door Prizes and Raffles


Interested in being a vendor? Contact Margaret at 847-395-0172 or email

Cost: $35.00 per person

GFWC Illinois Antioch Junior Woman’s Club is a proud member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs.

The General Federation of Women’s Clubs, one of the world’s largest and oldest women’s volunteer

community service organizations, was founded in 1890 and is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

GFWC has more than 100,000 members in affiliated clubs in every state and over a dozen countries.

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Proceeds from this event will help fund our 3 Community Scholarships

as well as our Philanthropic donations.

Return lower portion with payment. Advance registration must be postmarked by 2/24/2013. After that, cost is $40.


Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Registration deadline is February 24, 2013.

Walk-ins on a space available basis ($40).  Questions? Call Margaret Cole at 847-395-0172 or email at

Participation cost is $35.00 per person

(Children 13 to 17 are welcome but must be registered with a registered adult.)

Make check payable to AJWC and mail to AJWC; P.O. Box 9; Antioch, IL 60002.

Name ________________________________ Phone _________________

Email Address ________________________________________________

We will send an email confirming your registration.

Your email address will only be used for these purposes and will not be shared.

Please be specific who you would like to sit with. List the name of fellow crafters you would like to be seated with, or send them in together to save postage.


President - Betty Ann Ralston

Vice President - Cathie Hackeloer

Secretary - Jennifer Perrin

Treasurer Margaret cole