JLW Volunteers Serve as Festival’s Primary Source for Volunteers, Promote Literacy in the DC Community September 23, 2020 (WASHINGTON, DC) — For the 18th consecutive year, the Junior League of Washington (JLW) will provide necessary volunteer support for the Library of Congress’s National Book Festival, taking place Saturday, September 25-27.
Application for grant support from the Junior League of Washington now open as League undertakes several steps to support community during crisis
The Junior League of Washington denounces any and all forms of racism and intolerance. These past few weeks and days have been hard as we grapple with the realities of institutional racism, violence, and injustice in our country against Black Americans.
A total of $135,000 in grants and book donations awarded to local organizations across the Washington, DC, region during the last year
Winner Maya Canady demonstrated extraordinary commitment to voluntarism, while maintaining near-perfect GPA
After cancellation of annual rummage event due to COVID-19, League shifts focus from fundraising to donating $100,000 in unsold goods to community partners, neighbors in need
The Junior League of Washington (JLW) has decided to cancel its 2020 Tossed & Found sale, including our special event, Hoops & High Heels Preview Night.
Rajshree Agarwal, Tammy Haddad, and Michelle Rice join breakfast designed to help women develop their personal leadership style
The Junior League of Washington (JLW) today announced the opening of the second round of its 2019-2020 opportunity grant application period for programs and projects in the Washington, DC, area. Interested organizations are invited to submit an application for our second round no later than February 1, 2020.
WHAT: Junior League of Washington’s For the Love of Learning: A Readers2Leaders Festival This free, one-of-a-kind event will bring together DC families with area nonprofits, authors and illustrators, and literacy experts, all in celebration of literacy, leadership, and lifelong learning. Throughout the day, our program will feature motivational TED-style talks, group workshops, exhibitions, giveaways, kid-friendly… Read More