Welcoming Our New NYJL President, Serra Eken

Growing up on the Upper East Side, Serra Eken says the New York Junior League (NYJL) was a huge part of her life from the earliest of years. Some of her closest childhood friends had mothers who were members, and during her time volunteering in high school at the Inwood House – an organization that […]


Always wanted to tackle the challenge of running the TCS New York City Marathon? This is your year! We are now taking applications to join Team NYJL for the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 6.  If you’re interested in joining Team NYJL, please submit an application form. Individuals of all levels […]

Steps to Success Committee Helps Pave the Way for Independent, Successful Living

Finding a job is hard. Managing your finances when you face paycheck insecurity is even harder. The Steps to Success committee believes that every adult has a right to uncover their own unique path to independent successful living, and these are the issues the Steps to Success committee helps to solve through education, guidance, and […]

Leadership Development

NYJL’s Leadership Development program prepares NYJL volunteers for current and future leadership positions at the NYJL, at other nonprofit organizations, and in the community. Volunteers gain a deeper expertise in important community issues as well as practical and transferable skills in strategic planning, project management from ideation to completion, nonprofit operations, public speaking, and communications […]