• 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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    Turning compassion into action 115 years after our founding

    True to Mary Harriman’s mission, today NYJL volunteers continue to tackle some of NYC’s toughest issues for the purpose of enhancing life for every New Yorker. Click on to view our interactive timeline.

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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 will induct 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

  • Junior Junior League Presents Social Promise Philanthropy Course

    Save the Date for Saturday, April 9 as the Junior Junior League presents the Social Promise Philanthropy Course Junior Junior League partners with Social Promise to teach principles of philanthropy to preschool and elementary aged New York City children. Join us in promoting family volunteerism. Social Promise, a NYC-based nonprofit, supports critical health and educational…

  • Share your Vision 2020!

    As NYJL volunteers, we are unified because 115 years ago, Mary Harriman was a daring young woman who took on problems in NYC that others turned away from. And today, we collectively carry on that legacy. We have done this by: developing literacy and healthcare programs, educating children on the arts, enhancing nutrition, and creating…

Upcoming events

  • Mar 5
    7:00 p.m.

    The 64th Annual NYJL Winter Ball

    The NYJL Winter Ball is a special evening gathering NYJL volunteers, family, and friends to honor recipients of NYJL’s Outstanding Volunteer and Outstanding Sustainer Award.

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  • Apr 7
    7:00 p.m.

    Savor The Spring

    The FUNdraisers committee proudly announces the NYJL’s inaugural epicurean affair, Savor the Spring, an evening event to taste, sip and savor offerings from New York’s finest chefs and mixologists.

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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.

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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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