The Junior League of Tyler invites all eligible nonprofit organizations to complete a Community Project Request Form. The Junior League of Tyler supports Tyler area nonprofits on an annual basis through grant requests voted on by Junior League of Tyler membership. In addition to awarding funds, The Junior League of Tyler also sends volunteers to these agencies or organizations to help them with the requested projects to help meet the needs of the community. Project requests must fulfill the purpose of the Junior League of Tyler, which is an organization committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and imprinting communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
Requests shall show proof of 501c3 status and projects must benefit residents of Smith County. Funding shall be limited to one Junior League of Tyler grant per fiscal year (June 1 – May 31). All project request forms are due by Sept. 1, 2021, and no consideration will be made for requests received after that date. Presentations will be conducted in January 2022 and funding will be distributed to agencies or organizations in June 2022.