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About Us

The Fortnightly Club of Summit is a women’s group dedicated to volunteerism, fundraising, community service and outreach. The Club offers its members volunteer opportunities, book groups, theater trips, and comradery.  Club members meet at historic Twin Maples estate, located in Summit, New Jersey.

Monthly general meetings with guest speakers are held the second Wednesday of the month, open for free to the general public and new members, who are always welcome. We are accepting new members.  Join us!

Who We Are

The Fortnightly Club’s members are a diverse group of professional women, stay-at-home moms and retirees who share a commitment to volunteerism and community service. 


Members are from Summit and surrounding towns in New Jersey, including New Providence, Berkeley Heights, Chatham, Short Hills and more.

Our Mission

What We Do

Volunteer and serve our community
  • Improve the quality of life in Summit and surrounding communities

  • Support the scholarship of young women pursuing college degrees

  • Preserve the historic Twin Maples estate

Learn more about our causes >>


Participate in social activities
  • Learn something new and interesting at our General Meetings

  • Take in the latest Broadway show as part of the Theater Service

  • Dive into thoughtful book discussions at our Book Club meetings

  • Try out local restaurants during Luncheons or Ladies Night Out

  • Go on a field trip in our various group outings

  • Make new friends and have fun!

See our upcoming events >>

The Fortnightly Club is accepting new members! 

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