About the JLP

The Junior League of Phoenix is dedicated to providing volunteer service throughout the Valley to positively impact the lives of families and individuals every day. The Junior League of Phoenix is a member of The Association of Junior Leagues International Inc. (AJLI), which is comprised of 293 member Leagues in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the United Kingdom. The JLP is comprised of over 1,000 members from throughout the Valley.

The Junior League of Phoenix is governed by a 14-member Board of Directors, all of whom are members of The Junior League. The Board is accountable to the members for the development of goals, which enhance The Junior League's ability to fulfill our Mission. The Board also ensures that the JLP provides services to its members that support established goals.

The Junior League of Phoenix, Incorporated (JLP) is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization. All of our programs are supported by membership dues, foundation and corporate grants and revenue-producing efforts.


"The Junior League is the foremost community leader in Greater Phoenix. The League's long-term commitment supports the most critical areas of need. Most major community projects for the past three decades have been researched, initiated, funded and created by The Junior League of Phoenix. What an awesome group of women!" - Betsy Bayless, Director of AZ Department of Administration & Arizona Secretary of State (1997-2002); Sustainer member, The Junior League of Phoenix


Our Mission

The Junior League of Phoenix is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.

Our Focus

Every person in Phoenix should have access to healthy food and to the information that can help them improve the health of their families. The Junior League of Phoenix intends to “Build a Healthy Arizona” in a two pronged way, with programs addressing food insecurity/food access, and programs addressing nutrition and obesity.

Reaching Out Statement

The Junior League of Phoenix, Incorporated reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism.