What the Junior League of Seattle Means to Me

By Shanna Lisberg  When I lived in Washington DC, sometimes I would walk into Georgetown and I would always see this beautiful 3-story brick building. There was a plaque on the building that read “Junior League of Washington” and it always intrigued me. I didn’t know what the Junior League was but, after some research, […]

Letter from Renee

Dear Junior League of Seattle Members, The 2011-12 Board of Directors has watched over an extraordinary year in the Junior League of Seattle.  From voting in a new organizational structure to seeing our newest community projects, Kids in the Kitchen and Lifeskills for Women flourish, to overhauling and improving our communication and social media efforts, […]

May Celebration

Please join us on May 15th to celebrate the Junior League year as we highlight our accomplishments, recognize our Provisional, Active and Sustainer of the year as well as those members celebrating five and ten years of Active status in the League. We are also thrilled to honor and recognize our Dorothy Stimson Bullitt award […]

April General Meeting & Placement Fair

April 17, 2012 Starts promptly at 6:30pm, so please arrive early. Placement Fair starts at 7:30 pm. Social time will be held concurrently with the Placement Fair. MOHAI Mandatory Voting Meeting As always, voting is mandatory, so if you are unable to attend the meeting, please reach out to the JLS office at askus@jrleagueseattle.org to […]

Touch-A-Truck 2012 – Coming June 3rd!

DATE: June 3rd, 2012 TIME: 10:00 am-1:00 pm The Junior League of Seattle presents Touch-A-Truck an event offering children a hands-on opportunity to explore heavy machinery and meet the people who build, protect and serve the Greater Seattle community. Vehicles on display may include construction trucks, utility vehicles, emergency responders, tractor-trailers, buses, and semi trucks. […]

Mother’s Day Baskets – Please donate!

CALLING ALL MEMBERS TO DONATE ITEMS FOR THE MOTHER’S DAY PROJECT! The Mother’s Day Project is a provisional project that assembles and delivers a bag of goodies to women in shelters throughout the Seattle area. Our goal is to assemble 800 bags this year, with 10-12 items per bag. We would appreciate it if you could donate […]

April General Meeting & Placement Fair

Our final voting meeting of the Junior League year is upon us! April General Meeting & Placement Fair April 17, 2012 MOHAI 6:30 – 9:00 pm Voting Meeting Please note that the meeting will begin promptly at 6:30pm, so please arrive early and find your seats by 6:25pm, so we can start immediately. The social […]

Done in a Day Events – Impact Day

Please join us for three great Done In A Day Events: Impact Day 2012 Impact Day After Party New Shift Opportunities IMPACT DAY 2012 The DIAD Committee, Community Wing & the Impact Day Provisional Project are excited to present Impact Day March 24th, 2012. Currently, we have various community service opportunities that require more than […]

Life Skills For Women Collaboration Luncheon Celebrates, Looks Forward

WRITER: Gretchen Griffith On January 25th, the Project Development committee hosted a Collaboration Luncheon for three of the League’s newest community partners: YWCA Young Parent Program, New Beginnings, and Mary’s Place. Junior League Director Jeanette James led a lively discussion among key League members and partner representatives about their collaborative efforts to provide adult women […]