Meet The Nominating Slate for the 2019-2020!

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 JLW’s Nominating Committee is the epitomy of empowered women empowering other women. This unique committee is a body of 11 women with leadership experience who identify and slate all League leaders for the following year. Our active members shape this committee by voting for its members each spring as part of… Read More

Recap: A Weekend at AJLI’s Organization Development Institute

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 By Sadie Cornelius, Graphic Design Committee Chair The Organizational Development Institute (ODI) is an AJLI leadership development series  held three times a year to provide Junior League members with mission-based training in key areas critical to the healthy functioning of a League. At ODIs, delegates from across the country build organizational… Read More


Tuesday, February 26, 2019

February 26, 2019 (WASHINGTON, DC) – The Junior League of Washington (JLW) is proud to host once again its fun-filled, family-friendly nutrition fair, Kids in the Kitchen. In its 13th year in Washington, DC, this free event brings local restaurants, nonprofits, and nutrition and fitness experts together for a day of games, crafts, hand-on learning, and… Read More

Sustainer Spotlight: Q&A with Tina Cleland

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Meet Tina Cleland, one of JLW’s accomplished Sustainers living in Kensington, Maryland. Tina joined the Junior League in 1976, and previously served as the 1985-1986 JLW President and served as Chair of the  Development & Training and Strategic Planning committees, among many other JLW positions. Tina had a lengthy career focused… Read More

Sustainer Spotlight: Margaret Alagia-Ingram

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Most Junior League of Washington may have seen the artwork in the Loughborough Room and wondered about the story behind the works and the artist who created them. The artist is Margaret Alagia-Ingram, one of our own! She is a Sustainer with the JLW. During her Active Membership years starting in 1987,… Read More

All About Serving on JLW’s Nominating Committee

Monday, January 28, 2019   A major tenet of the Junior League of Washington’s (JLW) mission is to develop the potential of women. With more than 100 leadership positions in the League, there are plenty of opportunities for growth as a leader within the League and our community. Charged with identifying and slating these leadership… Read More