NYJL Announces 2018-2020 President

Please join us as we congratulate the newly slated NYJL President for 2018-2020, Lauren Jenkins Chung! Lauren is currently a Director at Large on the New York Junior League Board of Directors. She also serves as the co-chair of the Strategic Planning Work Group and as a member of the Governance and the Food & […]

Navigating the NYC Real Estate Market

Deciding to purchase your first home can be daunting enough. Doing it in New York is a whole other experience! To help prospective buyers, Femme Finance, which is part of Affiliation, recently hosted an interactive discussion on the do’s and don’ts of purchasing real estate in New York. From brokers to mortgages to closings, panelists from […]

Getting to Know Community Committees

The Engagement Events committee recently hosted the third Thirsty Thursday of the 2017-2018 NYJL year, “Hello, My Name is Community”. Active members and provisionals mingled in the Pine Room and Harriman Room, enjoying sliders, crudités, and pigs-in-a-blanket on behalf of the Astor House. In advance of Provisional graduation and January placement, Provisionals and Transfers alike […]

NYJL Volunteer Beth Batiuchok-Colon Honored by Working Mother Magazine

We are excited to celebrate NYJL volunteer Beth Batiuchok-Colon, who was recently honored by Working Mother Magazine. Beth is noted for being a “great mentor to other women, and her co-workers often describe her as personable, professional, patient and kind.” She shows leadership in the workplace, working at FINRA in the Market Regulation Department for six […]

Princesses, Witches and Lions Took over The Astor House!

On October 26, the Astor House was once again transformed for its most spook-tacular event, Lil’ Goblins Halloween Party. Over a 100 children and their families took part in Halloween themed events. Pirates, mermaids, firefighters, witches and even a few furry animals participated in a fun-filled afternoon that included a magic show, face painting, and […]