National Book Festival
Nearly 400 enthusiastic JLW volunteers will join the Library of Congress to support the 2016 National Book Festival on Saturday, September 24. Since 2003, JLW members have contributed nearly 35,000 volunteer hours promoting literacy and the love of reading at the National Book Festival. To read more about the event, click here.
Holiday Shops 2016
The Junior League of Washington is pleased to announce the 58th annual Holiday Shops, which will take place November 18-20, 2016, at Dock5 at Union Market. Holiday Shops is more than a unique shopping experience; it is also one of the League's major fundraisers. Funds raised support the JLW’s ongoing efforts to improve the DC community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers and annual grants awarded to local nonprofits. Find out more about Holiday Shops.
The 24th Annual Tossed & Found was held March 18-20, 2016. Follow Tossed & Found here.
The 2014 Tossed & Found won The Association of Junior Leagues International Inc. Fund Development Award, recognizing the important role Tossed & Found plays to fund the JLW Mission and to provide so many in need with discounted goods and clothing. The 23rd annual Tossed & Found volunteers, donors, patrons, and customers continued that award-winning promise and delivered a record-breaking event March 20-21, 2015.
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.