Statement about violence against women

The week has seen an outpouring of grief and anger over the disappearance of Sarah Everard, who vanished earlier this month as she walked home in Clapham, south London.  The subsequent events and various reactions from officials have sparked an outrage. They have triggered feelings from women about the abuse and violence they face, igniting… Read More

Volunteer Story: Migrants Organise

For the past several years, the Junior League of London has supported Migrants Organise, an organisation that helps refugees and migrants participate in public life. Before COVID-19, we held regular sessions to help migrant and refugee women practice their English skills. During lockdown, we pivoted to weekly sessions via Zoom. The Zoom sessions quickly became… Read More

Spring Soiree Bingo Night with RuPaul Drag Race’s Charlie Hides

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Come and support the JLL at our virtual bingo event hosted by RuPaul’s Drag Race’s very own bingo-queen Charlie Hides on Thursday 25th March.  Cook up your favourite meal and drink, put on your favourite outfit, bid on auction prizes and play bingo to help raise funds to support our mission of serving the London community and developing the potential… Read More

Five Ways to Fundraise in London!

1) Shop with AmazonSmile – Can’t get a supermarket delivery slot until November? Re-organising your cupboards? Why not buy some of your basics online with AmazonSmile and support JLL whilst doing so? Simply log on and select the Junior League of London as your preferred charity. 2) Thrift Plus – It’s almost time for Spring cleaning and, given we’re all stuck… Read More

December Member(s) of the Month

We are thrilled to recognise our entire Holiday Hampers committee as our December Members of the Month!!   The entire committee did an outstanding job planning and executing our annual Holiday Hampers drive. Despite the numerous challenges posed by COVID, they worked together to provide 707 hampers impacting 1,152 people — managing to provide more hampers than we originally… Read More

JLL Sweats: SMASH Workout & Wellness Session

Sunday, January 17, 2021 - Sunday, January 17, 2021

Come join us virtually for a fitness class featuring music by powerful women (think Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Dua Lipa…Spice Girls!) followed by a wellness session.  During the wellness portion we will work on setting intentions for the New Year, focusing on how to set goals with kindness so you are more likely to succeed.  Tickets… Read More

An inspiring kick-off to 2021

We held a General Meeting on Wednesday, 13th January to kick off the new year with energy and inspiration.  The event was held virtually (of course!) since London is in lockdown, and we were very honoured to have special keynote speaker, Pleschette Fontenet on ‘The Art of Invading White Spaces.’   Her thought provoking talk provided… Read More

A fantastic wrap-up to 2020!

Well 2020 was not the year we expected but we are so proud of how the Junior League of London has been able to rally and adapt to still serve the London community and our members — just take a look at our 1H 2020-2021 impact! On behalf of our Leadership team, THANK YOU to… Read More

A successful Holiday Hampers warms Londoners hearts

This year our volunteers assembled 707 total hampers that will touch the lives of 1,152 vulnerable Londoners, all while being COVID-19 secure and following government guidance including temperature tests upon arrival, face masks, and social distancing. Thank you to everyone who donated, shared our Amazon wishlist, volunteered, and shared your Hampers experience on social media!… Read More

Holiday Social General Meeting

This holiday season was an odd one without having the usual parties so we moved ours to virtual!  On 9th December we held a Holiday Social General Meeting, with an ugly Christmas jumper competition, breakouts into small groups for better conversation and a lot of laughs!  We didn’t remember to get a picture with all of… Read More