Save the date for the Legacy Celebration!

Save the Date for the Junior League of Phoenix Legacy Celebration! The Legacy Celebration, formerly known as the Valley Impact Social, is now a cocktail and dinner event. Join us for a fun night of fundraising to celebrate our legacy and build our future. Purchase your tickets today!

The Junior League of Cairo?

Recognizing the critical role women play in building democratic societies is nothing new for The Junior League. We’ve been espousing this thinking and empowering women as civic leaders for more than a century, as Junior League of Dallas member and former First Lady Laura Bush well knows. Learn more about her and President George Bush’s… Read More

2016 JLP Community Ambassador of the Year

Congratulations to Sean McLaughlin! In every group there are many that go above and beyond the call of duty. This year the Junior League of Phoenix recognized Sean McLaughlin as the 2016 Community Ambassador of the Year at the May Annual General Membership Meeting. Sean McLaughlin has been an ambassador since 2010. He has regularly emceed our events,… Read More

Sometimes you just can’t rush things…

It took six years, but the tireless work of many, including the Junior League of St. Louis, led to the recent signing into law of Missouri House Bill 1583 regarding student safety and, more specifically, bullying. According to a policy brief from the National Education Association, bullying and cyberbullying behavior is on the rise across… Read More

What about military women?

It’s no secret that women are critical to the nation’s military branches, whether as serving members or as the wives who keep families together during long and often dangerous deployments of loved ones. Leaving the military to rejoin civilian life also has its own hurdles. That’s why a growing number of Junior Leagues have turned… Read More

Get outside and play!

Urban open spaces are vital community assets. They not only bring communities together, but accumulating evidence suggests that both the conservation of open space and the creation of city parks are investments that produce many benefits. Aside from providing opportunities for increased physical activity and social interaction, public parks and open spaces can lessen climate,… Read More

First person: Message from the President

Dear Junior League of Phoenix Members and Supporters, WOW! What an amazing two years it’s been as your President! We’ve had so many positive changes, I hope you don’t mind if I just list a few. It’s taken so much time, effort, and gusto to make these all happen and I just want to thank… Read More

JLP’S Jessica Eldridge Receives the AJLI Rising Star Award For 2016

In addition, the Junior League of Phoenix takes home two more awards for Vision and Community Impact. Atlanta, GA– May 14, 2016 – The Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. announced that Jessica Eldridge has received the 2016 Rising Star Award for her leadership in the Junior League of Phoenix and in the Phoenix community.… Read More

New JLP Book Clubs

Mid-April marked the first meetings for the newly formed Junior League of Phoenix book clubs! Started in March, four branches of the book club have been developed to meet the needs of members schedules and location.  The groups are intimate to ensure optimal discussion. The first book read was Me Before You by JoJo Moyes… Read More

JLP Public Affairs Committee

What is Public Affairs Committee? A Public Affairs Committee, or PAC, is a non-partisan committee formed to educate and take action on public policy issues relevant to the Junior League. Invented by the League in the 1930s, PAC’s advocacy efforts have ranged from educating the public about a specific problem to sponsoring and drafting bills… Read More