Junior Woman's Club

of Newport News

GFWC Peninsula Juniorettes

Meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of each month at the NN Woman's Club Clubhouse directly across from Riverside Hospital on J. Clyde Morris Boulevard at 7:00 pm. 


For additional information, contact Erika Parker (Club President) at parkerep@verizon.net


All young ladies are welcome!


2014-2015 Officers

Erika Parker, President

Julia Howard, 1st Vice President

Rachel Rippey, 2nd Vice President

Virginia Weaver, Treasurer

Maygen Marra, Secretary


GFWC Peninsula Juniorettes

In April, 2010, the GFWC Peninsula Juniorettes were formally chartered.  This club serves as a volunteer organization, under the General Federation of Women's Clubs, and is geared towards young ladies, ages 12-17.  Members are welcome from any of the Tidewater cities.  In 2010, the Juniorettes (sponsored by the Jr. Woman's Club of NN), completed the following projects: 

  • Participated in St. Baldrick's Day - for children with cancer
  • Participated in Paws for a Cause for the Peninsula SPCA
  • Coordinated an Anthem Lemonaide Stand for childhood cancer
  • Helped serve at a Womanless Beauty Contest fundraiser for American Cancer Society
  • Walked in Relay for Life
  • Held an awesome pool party!
  • Worked the information booth at the Children's Festival of Friends and the NN Fall Festival
  • Walked in theThe Human Race - in support of the Volunteer Center of the Virginia Peninsula
  • Coordinated a holiday party for the Juniorettes
  • Filled the wishes of two Angel Tree recipients


Laura Barber, President

Erika Parker, 1st Vice President

Julia Howard, 2nd Vice President

Maygen Marrow, Treasurer

Virginia Weaver, Secretary