All Service Day delivers amazing impact!

1 day, 6 community partners, 9 shifts, 70 JLL volunteers, amazing impact!   That is All Service Day!  All Service Day is our annual signature volunteer day where we all go out together and make a significant impact in the community.   On Saturday, 14 April we saw over 50 volunteers, friends and family members attend 9 different… Read More

March Member of the Month!

We are very excited to announce that Annie Archer-Byerley is March’s Member of the Month!   Annie joined the Junior League of London as a new member in the Spring 2010 class. She subsequently transferred out to the Houston league in 2012 then transferred back to London approximately one year ago. Despite being relatively “new” to… Read More

One dress, One vision, Five days

Junior League of London Seeks to Reduce the Effects of Poverty in the Capital LONDON, 9 March 2018 – The Junior League of London (JLL) will hold its fifth annual Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI), which is an awareness and fundraising campaign about the effects of poverty on society. LBDI is a week-long endeavor from… Read More

When We Show Up

The Leadership, Education and Development (LEAD) Committee at the JLL is running our Annual Membership Conference on Saturday 17 March. This conference is a leadership training day designed to bring JLL members, our community partners and other distinguished speakers together for professional development, issue education, and networking.   This year, our theme is “When We… Read More

A note from our LBDI co-founders

With less than a week to go until our fifth annual LBDI campaign, we are thrilled that the co-founders of the campaign, Cynthia Ward and Natasha Traynor, will be joining this year’s campaign!   These amazing women started a movement that gives us platform to talk about poverty and its devastating effects and #TheLBDI has spread… Read More

World Book Day

World Book Day is a celebration of reading…and it’s the biggest celebration of its kind, marked in over 100 countries all over the world.  This is the 21st year there’s been a World Book Day, and on 1st March 2018, children of all ages came together to appreciate reading. The main aim of World Book… Read More

Congratulations Carolyn Porretta!

We are very excited to congratulate our Head of Revenue and Research, Carolyn Porretta, on her recent appointment to the Board of Directors at the Housing for Women charity!!  Housing for Women believes that everyone has a right to affordable housing regardless of circumstance. They have been providing homes and services to women and their families… Read More

Great results for the first half of the year!

We are excited to share the results of our work in the first half of our fiscal year, demonstrating our impact in the London community.  We love working with our community partners and are grateful that we can contribute to programmes that work to eliminate poverty in London.

Helping women learn English

City Gateway is one of our community partners, and their Women’s Programmes enable local women to gain independence, access employment and integrate better in their communities by developing skills and confidence.  They run drop-in activities and courses in Stepney, offering study opportunities from ESOL to vocational courses and apprenticeships.  At the Junior League of London, we… Read More

A Saturday well spent!

On a recent Saturday, 12 Junior League of London women spent their morning with Smartworks, a UK charity that provides high quality interview clothes, styling advice and interview training to women in need. Together, we steamed over 100 items of clothing, dusted and tidied 300 pairs of shoes, cleaned and displayed 240 necklaces and organised… Read More