Reflecting the changing needs in our Nation's Capital
The Junior League of Washington is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
Fall into Fashion
Join the Junior League of Washington Holiday Shop’s committee at Bloomingdale’s Chevy Chase! Fall Into Fashion ticket holders will receive a 20% discount on purchases, with an additional 10% of purchases donated to the JLW and our literacy initiatives!
JLW Wins AJLI Award
At its Annual Conference on May 17, 2014, the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. (AJLI) recognized the work of 10 Junior Leagues. The winner for Fund Development was The Junior League of Washington's Tossed & Found sale, which began humbly in 1993 at a rented civic center in Falls Church, VA following the shuttering of JLW’s consignment shop. Tossed & Found is now among JLW’s most lucrative fundraisers, and its proceeds are used to underwrite programming, community grants and scholarships.
Tossed & Found
All goods sold at Tossed and Found are donated by the generous members, friends, and community partners of the Junior League of Washington, and all proceeds benefit the Junior League’s targeted grants and community programs.
Holiday Shops is the major holiday fundraiser of the Junior League of Washington. The four-day shopping event hosts a variety of merchants with unique and exciting wares and thousands of shoppers over the course of the event. Read more
JLW Special Events
The Special Events Committee raises funds supporting JLW's community programs, grants, scholarships and literacy initiatives by developing and delivering customized retail opportunities and other fundraising events for JLW Members.
National Book Festival
Over three hundred Junior League of Washington volunteers will join the Library of Congress to promote literacy at the National Book Festival on August 30 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Read More
Kids in the Kitchen
In conjunction with the Association of Junior Leagues International JLW will expand the scope and size of its Kids in the Kitchen education initiative on childhood obesity and nutrition. This year's Kids in the Kitchen event will be held on Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m at the YMCA National Capital (corner of Rhode Island Ave, NW and 17th street, NW).
The Junior League of Washington truly appreciates the opportunities we have been afforded to impact lives in our community, our League and each other.
The best way to experience what we’re doing is by partnering and/or participating with us.
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