Get to Know the NYJL

The New York Junior League embraces our founder, Mary Harriman’s, pioneering spirit, strong sense of social responsibility, and ability to motivate others to share their talents through effective volunteer action. Mobilizing the energy and enthusiasm of trained volunteers, the NYJL relentlessly focuses on improving the health and well-being of women and children in NYC.

Hear from our volunteers and community partners as they discuss:

  • • The NYJL’s unique commitment to training women to be more effective volunteers
    • The sense of community within the NYJL
    • The personal fulfillment and connection that comes from hands-on community volunteerism
    • The satisfaction with being part of a significant women’s volunteer organization that has continuously and positively influenced countless lives in NYC in its nearly 115 year history