(Un)-happy Valentine’s Day?

What does Valentine’s Day have to do with teen dating violence awareness? In 2017, more than you might expect. First, Valentine’s Day falls in February, of course, which is also Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. This year, Valentine’s Day has also been designated Wear Orange Day, in which supporters of all ages wear orange –… Read More

CLO Community Leadership Summit and Nonprofit Expo

On Saturday, April 15, 2017, the Junior League of Phoenix Community Leadership and Outreach (CLO) Committee will be hosting the first ever JLP CLO Community Leadership Summit and Nonprofit Expo. The purpose of the Community Leadership Summit and Nonprofit Expo is to provide training for JLP members with community leadership training and to create opportunities… Read More

Calling All Bargain Hunters!

The Junior League of Phoenix’s (JLP) 80th Annual Rummage Sale is only a few short weeks away! The JLP Rummage Sale is Arizona’s largest indoor garage sale boasting thousands of bargains, including formal dining room sets, patio sets, big screen TVs, bikes of all sizes and types, baby clothes, books, designer purses, jewelry and collectibles,… Read More

CLO Fireside Chat featuring Cassidy Campana, Principal, AZ Strategies

On February 8, 2017, the Junior League of Phoenix Community Leadership and Outreach (CLO) Committee will be hosting a small-group, members-only speaker meeting featuring Cassidy Campana, Principal, AZ Strategies. This is the fourth event in an eight-part series of “fireside chats” where established community leaders are invited to share their wisdom and experiences with JLP members that… Read More

5 Ways to Support the JLP HealthFest

JLP Members, Supporters, And Sponsors Our inaugural HealthFest is coming up THIS Saturday, January 21 from 10 a.m. – 2p.m. at Kiwanis Park (North Soccer Field) l! The HealthFest is a FREE* family-friendly event that features health and wellness vendors, activities, bounce houses, cooking and fitness demonstrations and FREE health screenings. Free pediatric dental screening and… Read More

HealthFest is one week away!

WHAT: Hosted by the Junior League of Phoenix (JLP), HealthFest is a family-friendly event that features health and wellness vendors, activities, bounce houses, cooking and fitness demonstrations and FREE health screenings. –          Free pediatric dental screening and fluoride varnish for children 0-17 –          Free BMI, Glucose, Cholesterol Testing –          Free Parenting Workshops –          Bounce Houses… Read More

Jeannette Maré, founder of Ben’s Bells, to speak at January GMM

Jeannette Maré, Ben’s Bells Founder and Executive Director, will lead “A Conversation on Kindness”, an in-depth discussion of the challenges and opportunities we encounter in every interaction as we strive to create a kinder community, at the Junior League of Phoenix January General Membership Meeting. During this presentation, Jeannette will reflect on her own personal… Read More

Joy Burkhard. Volunteer.

 It is not unusual in The Junior League for a member to really dig into an assignment and become an expert as well as a catalyst for change in that area of focus. Consider Joy Burkhard. Joy is co-founder and Executive Director of 2020 Mom, a national nonprofit dedicated to closing gaps in maternal mental health… Read More