Service Shift Recap: Lowell Elementary

The JLS Done-in-a-Day committee started the League year with a service shift with one of our many community partners, Lowell Elementary. Our members helped some Lowell teachers start the school year on the right foot by refreshing the look of four classrooms. In preparation for the service shift, members worked with four teachers to create […]

Junior League of Seattle Partners with Rebuilding Together Seattle

Every year, the Junior League of Seattle’s first-year members (Provisionals) embark on a project designed to provide an introduction to the organization and provide valuable training for their future as Junior League leaders. This year, we’re excited to partner with Rebuilding Together Seattle (RTS), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that ensures housing stability for low-income homeowners […]

The History of the Junior League of Seattle

Whether you’re a Provisional or have been a long-time member of the Junior League of Seattle (JLS), a little refresher course in the history of JLS is always a good idea. As a wrap-up to Women’s History Month, let us celebrate the progressive, motivated and dedicated collection of trained female volunteers that founded, and today […]

**Press Release*** Junior League of Seattle Honors Maureen Benoliel with Dorothy Stimson Bullitt Community Service Award SEATTLE – (March 19, 2019) – The Junior League of Seattle (JLS) is pleased to announce that Maureen Benoliel has been selected as the 2019 recipient of its prestigious Dorothy Stimson Bullitt Community Service Award. This award recognizes a […]

Report from the AJLI Winter Leadership Conference

Dear Junior League of Seattle membership, We were honored to represent the Junior League of Seattle (JLS) at the annual AJLI Winter Leadership Conference, held this year in New Orleans, Louisiana. One of many conferences and training opportunities presented by AJLI throughout the year, the Winter Leadership Conference takes place every January. It is held […]

Service Shift Spotlight: Food Lifeline

On Tuesday, October 30th, eight JLS members went to Food Lifeline for a service shift to sort and separate produce for local food banks. Members went through fifteen 600-lb crates of squash and grapefruit to compost bad pieces and separate into smaller, 30-lb boxes for shipment out to various food banks in the community. Our […]

Just in Time for Fall: Harvest Bisque Recipe

Not sure what to bring to your next potluck? Look no further! Today’s featured recipe from the JLS “Simply Classic” cookbook is just what you need to get ready for fall.  Harvest Bisque (serves six) Ingredients: 1 pound butternut squash 5 cups chicken stock 4 tablespoons butter 4 tablespoons flour 1 teaspoon curry powder ¾ […]

“A Night in Monte Carlo”

Welcome back JLS members!! Want to get ahead knock out some fundraising requirements early? Here’s your chance! Join the Junior League of Seattle for “A Night in Monte Carlo” on Saturday, November 17 from 6-10pm at Westland Distillery in SODO. This casino fundraiser provides an opportunity to support JLS’s many important community programs and initiatives, […]