• 115 years of the New York Junior League - volunteering in NYC

    115 years of the New York Junior League

    To celebrate the New York Junior League’s 115 years of community work, we’ve put together an interactive timeline that highlights the dedication of NYJL volunteers.

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  • There’s something about Mary—Mary Harriman, that is—and this year the National Women’s Hall of Fame, the nation’s oldest organization dedicated to celebrating the achievements of great American women will induct the Junior League’s founder into its hall of fame.

    Celebrating Mary Harriman and the NYJL!

    There’s something about Mary—Mary Harriman, that is—and this year the National Women’s Hall of Fame, the nation’s oldest organization dedicated to celebrating the achievements of great American women inducted the Junior League’s founder into its hallowed walls.

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    I volunteer with the New York Junior League because...

    We are women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Learn how you can get involved!

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    The NYJL Story

    Since 1901 the NYJL continues to embrace our founder’s pioneering spirit, strong sense of social responsibility, and ability to motivate others to share their talents through effective volunteerism. Learn how we change the lives of women and children in New York City through projects that teach, mentor, and motivate.

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Recent news

  • Suzanne E. Manning Appointed NYJL President

    Suzanne E. Manning has been selected by the Nominating committee and confirmed by vote of the membership to become the 57th President of the NYJL. She will begin her two-year term on July 1. Ms. Manning was formally introduced as incoming President at the NYJL Annual Meeting on June 9 at P.S 6 in Manhattan.…

  • VTL Recap: The Children’s Village Institute, Stepping in for New York’s Foster Children

    Over 70% of all children in foster care are victims of neglect, not abuse. This was only one of the surprising facts presented to the New York Junior League on Monday, April 25, 2016 by Jeremy Kohomban, Ph.D., President and CEO of The Children’s Village Institute. The VTL, sponsored by both the New View and…

Upcoming events

  • Oct 1
    6:30 p.m.

    NYJL Shops

    NYJL Shops! hosts three to four private shopping events throughout the volunteer year at various retailers.

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  • Oct 7
    7:00 p.m.

    Astor House Events

    Three times a year, the Astor House, the NYJL’s beautiful, historic headquarters on East 80th Street, hosts themed cocktail-party fundraisers. These include the fall homecoming, which kicks off the NYJL volunteer year, a winter party, and our annual end-of-year event in the summer.

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Strengthening the families of the greater New York area.

The New York Junior League is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Diversity and Inclusion statement

The Junior League welcomes all women who value our Mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations, and communities.

 

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