I am thrilled to announce that June’s Member of the Month is Membership VP, Bejay Ugale! Bejay was nominated because of her “immediate and impactful, level-headed and friendly approach to leadership.” JLL is very fortunate to have you as a member of the Management Council, and there is some JLL Swag coming your way, as… Read More

2015-2016 End of Year Awards

We would like to highlight the amazing women who gave so much of their extra time to the Junior League of London for the 2015-2016 year! See below for our 2015-2016 award winners: Members of the Month for May Congratulations to our May Members of the Month – Stacie Styles & Diana Webster! Stacie and… Read More

Congratulations to April’s Member of the Month!

April’s Member of the Month is Maggie Thorneycroft. Maggie has been a standout member of the Employment & Life Skills Community Action Team for the entire year, recently organising the All Service Day garden project at Dashwood House, while on holiday in Vietnam. Always a positive force, Maggie goes the extra mile and always encourages others. Maggie will enjoy… Read More

200 Volunteer Hours Completed in a Single Day

On Saturday, 16 April, the JLL held its fifth annual All Service Day (ASD). It was the single-most impactful day of the League year, contributing 200 of the 20,000 service hours our volunteer-members provide annually throughout London. Our community efforts focus on breaking the cycle of poverty – a complex issue the JLL confronts with… Read More

Congratulations to March’s Member of the Month!

March’s Member of the Month is Kimberly Tracey! Kimberly has been busy throughout the month of March, speaking about the Junior League of London and organising a spring clear out clothing drive for our community partners, Smart Works and Suited & Booted, at her office, that begins on 18 April. Kimberly’s energy and enthusiasm for the… Read More

Bringing the magic of books to Colville Primary School for World Book Day

The Junior League of London celebrated World Book Day 2016 at Coville Primary School, on Friday, 4 March. After a tutoring workshop where JLL volunteers discussed health and safety for the children, and how to better use phonics and active reading to improve the student’s comprehension, the volunteers helped over 400 children, dressed as their favourite… Read More

Congratulations to February’s Members of the Month!

February’s Members of the Month are Amanda Dick and Nicole Hession from the LEAD Committee. Their involvement in LEAD has been essential to the output of the committee, not only in the past month for Winter Conference, but throughout the year. Amanda has personally sourced Christine Brown Quinn and Eliza Dashwood. She is, essentially, the… Read More

JLL holds Poverty Awareness Symposium during the third annual LBDI campaign

  The Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI) continued this week with a Poverty Awareness Symposium, on Wednesday, 24 February. JLL members, including the 55 participants of the LBDI, were invited to a panel discussion featuring two of Junior League of London’s partners – Suited & Booted and Smart Works – to learn more about their… Read More

The third annual Little Black Dress Initiative has begun!

The third annual Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI) has begun! This week, LBDI participants wear the same, black dress for five days, to raise awareness of poverty in London, while also raising funds to support the Junior League of London’s mission. Melody Sach, Toi Neibler, and Margaret Thorneycroft volunteered at the Kensington & Chelsea Food… Read More

Congratulations to January’s Member of the Month!

Congratulations to January’s Member of the Month (& New Placement Director)! January’s Member of the Month is Rebecca Thorne. She has been an integral, behind-the-scenes member of Placement. Many members have spoken about the support Rebecca has given them this year. In January, Rebecca took on more responsibility to make sure the Placement Lottery was… Read More