• 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

  • DeNora Getachew Wins AJLI “Rising Star” Award

    Congratulations to DeNora Getachew, co-chair of the Advocates for Public Policy committee (APP), who received a “Rising Star” award from the Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI) at their Annual Conference in Atlanta on May 14. Given to only one or two volunteers each year, this prestigious award recognizes women who, in their earliest years…

  • At Personal Empowerment Project Career Day, Sky Was The Limit

    by Amanda Castillo At the Personal Empowerment Project (PEP)’s Career Day, the sky was the limit. The day brought together some 50 young girls from SCAN NY to explore the endless possibilities for future career paths and to teach them to reach for the stars. The first panel kicked off the day and started discussion…

Upcoming events

  • Jun 6
    6:30 p.m.

    NYJL Shops! Joie

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

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  • Jun 10
    7:00 p.m.

    Astor House Events

    Red, white, and blue, we want to celebrate with you! We hope you’ll join us on Friday, June 10 as we say hello to Summer with the Astor House Events Star-Spangled Soirée.

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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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