Based in New York City (NYC), The Junior League of the City of New York, Inc., is an organization of women whose Mission is to advance women’s leadership for meaningful community impact through volunteer action, collaboration, and training.
We welcome all women who value our mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations, and communities.
As with many crises before, the NYJL continued to serve our community during the pandemic. View this video to learn more about how the NYJL has adapted to support our volunteers, community partners, and the city we all love.
“Life Through Another Lens” features stories of NYJL members, in their own words, to shed light on how we experience the world and the NYJL through different lenses informed by our individual identities. In this edition, NYJL member Jung Hi Han shares her story as a Korean American woman living in New York, as well […]
On November 17 at the Astor House, the NYJL held the 2024 Outstanding Sustainer and Outstanding Volunteer Announcement Soirée to celebrate the seven women who will be honored at the 72nd Annual Winter Ball. As the organization’s highest honors, the Outstanding Sustainer and Outstanding Volunteer awards are reserved for those women who exemplify a superior […]
On Monday, October 30, the Social Equity committee presented their first workshop of the NYJL volunteer year on unconscious bias with a focus on racial and ethnic identities. The workshop provided NYJL members with the tools to understand their bias, methods to retrain mindsets, and educate others on unconscious bias. The Social Equity committee partnered […]
The AJLI connects over 295 Junior Leagues, comprising 125,000 women, across 4 countries.
NYJL’s headquarters, the historic Astor House on the Upper East Side, is available to host your next event. Create a memorable experience for your guests while supporting the NYJL’s mission.
The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.