The JLS partners with Seattle Tilth

Done in a Day is a hard working committee that develops inspiring and motivating projects that enable the Junior League of Seattle membership to get directly involved with volunteer opportunities across the Puget Sound area. Seattle Tilth is an organization whose mission is to inspire and educate people to grow food organically, to conserve naturalContinue reading “The JLS partners with Seattle Tilth”

YWCA Easter Baskets

On the evening of April 2nd, a group of Junior League ladies showed up at Allie Okner’s house in Wallingford to create 50 spring baskets for kids living in shelters around the Seattle area. The YWCA, whose homeless shelters are a safe haven to families coming off the street or fleeing domestic violence, sponsored this eventContinue reading “YWCA Easter Baskets”

Service Shift Opportunities

Energy: Seattle SCORES Spring Jamboree Approximately 160 elementary school students from under-served communities will be participating in a soccer tournament at the Seattle SCORES Spring Jamboree event at Starfire Sports in Tukwila. Seattle SCORES is part of a national organization with a mission to “inspire youth to lead healthy lifestyles, be engaged students and becomeContinue reading “Service Shift Opportunities”

Impact Day 2012 – Wellspring Baby Boutique Service Shift Recap

Bright and early on Impact Day, March 24, 2012, fourteen Junior League of Seattle ladies arrived at the Wellspring Family Services Baby Boutique on Rainier Avenue for a tour of Wellspring and to help sort clothes in their Baby Boutique. The Baby Boutique is a “free store” for homeless families with children. It supports families that areContinue reading “Impact Day 2012 – Wellspring Baby Boutique Service Shift Recap”

Rebuilding Together

The Junior League of Seattle is proud to be part of National Rebuilding Day, where volunteers from around the nation will come together to rehabilitate the homes of more than 2,000 low-income homeowners. In the Seattle area alone, there will be approximately 30 projects! As a volunteer on National Rebuilding Together Day, your efforts willContinue reading “Rebuilding Together”

Save the Date – Rebuilding Together – April 28th

Please join Rebuilding Together and fellow JLS members: Saturday, April 28 7:30 am – 4:30 pm Rebuild the home of a couple living in the Skyway neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. We will be doing a variety of different tasks including painting, sanding, gardening, fixing drywall, hanging light fixtures, etc. The more volunteers the better! FeelContinue reading “Save the Date – Rebuilding Together – April 28th”

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 thanContinue reading “Done in a Day Events – Impact Day”

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 ourContinue reading “Call to Action – Impact Day – Volunteer & Celebrate”

Impact Day – Updated List of Service Shifts

IMPACT DAY UPDATE: The Done-In-A-Day Committee, along with the support of the Community Wing & the Impact Day Provisional Project, are excited to present IMPACT DAY MARCH 24th, 2012! Currently, we have 10 Different Service Opportunities that will need over 150 volunteers for March 23rd & March 24th. We hope that you can find theContinue reading “Impact Day – Updated List of Service Shifts”

Done-In-A-Day Service Shift Recaps

Shift:NW Harvest service shift on October 22, 2011. Donning plastic gloves and plastic hair nets, Junior League of Seattle members packaged 12,350 lbs of food for delivery to over 11,300 families in the greater Seattle area on October 22nd with Northwest Harvest. The mission of Northwest Harvest is to provide nutritious food to hungry peopleContinue reading “Done-In-A-Day Service Shift Recaps”