JLP Sponsorship opportunities are available! Being a Junior League volunteer is special. It means invaluable learning opportunities, ranging from leadership and organizational development training to community program enhancements and nonprofit fundraising skills. Through a unique curriculum and hands-on opportunities, members learn how to not only manage and train volunteers, but also how to collaborate with… Read More
Thanks in part to a generous grant from the JLP Foundation, JLP will be offering its members more than 20 hours of training this year that are designed to develop our members’ potential in the League, at work, at home, and in our community. The Training Team will do this by targeting each program to… Read More
Junior League of Phoenix helps to empower youth and families to adopt healthy habits and reverse the growth of childhood obesity in Maricopa County. JLP’S Kids in the Kitchen program involve many exciting hands-on components to get kids and families involved in learning how to be healthy. We pivoted this year to provide content online… Read More
Junior League of Phoenix helps to empower youth and families to adopt healthy habits and reverse the growth of childhood obesity in Maricopa County. JLP’S Kids in the Kitchen program involve many exciting hands-on components to get kids and families involved in learning how to be healthy. We pivoted this year to provide content… Read More
On Feb. 20, JLP members helped out at the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul by painting at the Rob & Melani Walton Urban Farm! We love these opportunities to assist our community partners and make a difference safely.
This year, JLP added partnered with two new community partners to further our work towards our focus area. Junior League of Phoenix continues to fight hunger in the greater Phoenix area by working with a coalition of community partners, and Harvest Compassion Center is one of those partners. Over the past six months, volunteers from… Read More
On Jan. 30, 2021, JLP hosted our 10th annual teacher launch in partnership with CREATE at the AZ Science Center. The event was sponsored by a generous grant from the Junior League of Phoenix Foundation. We are also grateful to Whataburger, who served as a key donor. Facilitators from the AZ Department of Education,… Read More
JLP’s Kids in the Kitchen program wants you to get active! We have put together a three part series of fun and easy exercises. Check out Part 1 below that focuses on High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) exercises to get your heart rate up. Don’t forget to stay hydrated and drink plenty of water!
KITK Monthly Lessons delivered 10 kits during November 2020 to our community partner Homeward Bound. The kids enjoyed the exercises, snacks and families are super thankful for the Brita water pitchers. There is a great deal of need at Homeward Bound this holiday season, especially as only new items are accepted as donations this year… Read More
Phoenix Food Day and Healthfest had its annual event on Oct. 10, 2020. It was a HUGE success thanks to all the donors throughout the valley, the Cartwright community, and JLP volunteers. We had 986 families participate, helping over 4,800 people! We gave away over 2000 goody bags, 250 food boxes, and 500 produce bags.… Read More