Anti-Human Trafficking Bill Passes House

From our Advocacy Committee: Bill to combat human trafficking, focusing on online child escort ads, passes House OLYMPIA — Today, the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan anti-trafficking bill to keep minors from being exploited through online ads for escort services such as Backpage.com. Having already passed the Senate, the bill now goes to the […]

2012 Northwest Exchange Conference

The Junior League of Portland is excited to invite you to attend the NW Exchange 2012 Conference! March 9 through 11th Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront. Guest speakers include Katie Harman Ebner, (Miss America 2002), and Allison Clarke, (multi-talented professional consultant & author), who will challenge delegates to rise to the occasion and influence positive changes […]

Unit Meeting Hostesses Wanted

It’s time to start planning for our March Unit meetings! Meetings will be held the week of Saturday, March 17 through Friday, March 23. We are looking for hostesses in both Seattle and on the Eastside, weekend and weekday meeting hours. If you are interested in hosting, you should be able to accommodate a minimum […]

Mother’s Day Baskets – Call for Donations

The Mother’s Day Baskets Provisional project team is seeking donations of small toiletries to include in baskets for women in local shelters this Mother’s Day. Please drop off items to the bin at the Junior League of Seattle Office between February 14th and April 27th. We request the following sample-sized items: Shampoo & conditioner Lotion […]

AJLI’s Webinar Wednesdays Resume

Please join us every other Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. ET for AJLI’s hit series, Webinar Wednesday. Register  for any upcoming webinars. February 15 Sally Helgesen Tapping the Power of the Female Vision Here’s a chance to take advantage of the great online training curriculum, and satisfy your training credits through AJLI’s self-paced modules and Webinar […]

Premier Event Updates – Donate to our Raise the Paddle Drive

RAISE THE PADDLE Since 1923, the Junior League of Seattle has been making an important impact in the Seattle community. The Junior League of Seattle successfully meets the emerging needs of the community by initiating critically important programs and providing trained volunteers to manage them. Your donation to Raise The Paddle will help support the […]

JLS at the Pacific Northwest Ballet – Recap

JLS night at the ballet!  On January 25th a group of Junior League of Seattle Sustainers, Actives and Provisionals went to visit Pacific Northwest Ballet.  The group got an insider peek at the costume shop and saw costumes from Don Quixote and Snow White, a rehearsal and then went out for a happy hour at Toulouse Petit.  Many thanks […]

Kashi and the AJLI – Kids in the Kitchen leaguewide fundraiser

Kashi and The Junior League—WE’RE LIVE!! Please help us earn $75,000 for Junior Leagues’ Kids in the Kitchen programs across the Association! Throughout the year, The Kashi Real Project™ will feature organizations working to solve the Real Food Deficit, the gap that exists between the company’s vision for a healthy community of the future and […]

JANUARY GENERAL MEETING – RESCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 6th

This General Meeting is a mandatory voting meeting for all Active members. If you are unable to attend the meeting please contact Courtney at the JLS office, askus@jrleagueseattle.org , to receive an electronic ballot. Electronic ballots are due by noon on Friday, February 3rd. The fine for not attending this mandatory voting meeting, or obtaining your […]

From Advocacy – Call + Response review

Snowmageddon can’t stop us!  The Advocacy Committee was thrilled that over 70 people came out on January 22, 2012 to Hillel-UW for the screening of Call+Response.  Advocacy committee members Angela Allen and Marisa Jenkins worked closely with Alex Sum, Co-Founder of Seattle Against Slavery and Founder/Chairman of Hope for Seattle, to arrange the movie screening […]