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 […]

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 […]

Training Opportunities – 5 Left from March to May.

Junior League of Seattle members: Please don’t forget to fulfill your two training requirements this year. Light food and drinks are provided at every training, and you are sure to learn something new from the fantastic speakers we have lined up. To attend one of the fantastic trainings we have coming up, please RSVP through […]

Calling All Members To Donate to the Ruby Room

The Ruby Room is a nonprofit organization that provides formal gowns to Seattle area high school girls who are unable to purchase their own dance attire. Dresses and accessories are collected throughout the year and made available at boutiques in the spring. Each girl is paired with a personal shopper volunteer who assists her in […]

Call to Action – Impact Day – Volunteer & Celebrate

Impact Day is March 24! One of the greatest gifts we, as leaders in our community, can give is service to to the betterment and health of that community. In keeping with our mission statement, Impact Day is also a time we can promote voluntarism by inviting our friends and family to participate in our […]

March Unit Meetings

March Unit Meetings take place the week of March 17 through March 22. Unit Meetings are a great way to meet women in the Junior League who live in your local neighborhood, as well as discuss ongoing Junior League of Seattle events, announcements and subject matter in a more intimate setting than a General Meeting. […]

In Memoriam – Kathi Effenberger

KATHI EFFENBERGER, OUR LONG TERM BOOKKEEPER It is with great sadness that we announce that Kathi Effenberger passed away on March 6th. As you are aware, Kathi served as the JLS book keeper for the past decade plus. Many of us were lucky enough to work very closely with her during our time in the […]

Voting Results Are In

Thank you to all the Active members who voted as part of the General Membership Meeting. Your participation is essential to governance and growth of the League. Three important motions were up for vote including: (1) a revised organizational structure within the Management Council, (2) sunsetting the LIfeBooks Committee and (3) and an increase to […]

Don Quixote – JLS Behind the Scenes Peek

The Pacific Northwest Ballet is proud to present the American premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s full-length Don Quixote this February, and they are offering Junior League members a peek behind the scenes! Who wouldn’t want to watch a rehearsal of  “the best version of this classical ballet…a display of exciting and hot-blooded dance?” Junior League members […]