Volunteer of the Year

Our Annual General Meeting is the time that we celebrate our members and our successes of the year… as well as reveal our annual award winners.  Our member of the year this year is quite exceptional.  Not only has she been double placed, she has also been instrumental behind the scenes in supporting the JLL and… Read More

May Member of the Month

Our May Member of the Month is our Community Rockstar (Community VP) Cara Rubinsky.  Lockdowns and Zoom have changed our community programming this year and Cara has led the team masterfully including help getting World Book Day planned with COVID. She has also helped us pivot our impact from relying on in person volunteerism to… Read More

April Members of the Month

We are thrilled to announce that Kaitlin Fritz and Puja Parekh are our joint Members of the Month for April! Kaitlin and Puja went above and beyond in every step of planning for our Spring Conference. They committed endless hours to creating content, coordinating with speakers and keeping us on track, all of which helped… Read More

DEI Reflections

At the start of this League year we launched our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Task Force and we’ve accomplished so much since then!  A few of our Task Force members reflect in this post about why they joined the Task Force and what they’ve learned… click on their names to hear what they have to… Read More

March Member of the Month

We are pleased to announce Sustainer Director, Alyson Tart as our March Member of the Month.  Alyson has balanced many different virtual activities for our Sustainer Community including launching the Mentoring Programme, murder mystery and escape room events, as well as socials, baking and cookie decorating, which have included founding members of the JLL as… Read More

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

February Member of the Month

Our February Member of the Month is boomerang JLL member, Susan Herring!  Susan has been a dedicated member and resource of the JLL, joining us for the first time in 1997, again in 2001 and recently transferring back to us in 2020.  Susan deserves special recognition for her role in supporting the Events Committee and helping to create not… Read More

January Member of the Month

Our January Member of the Month is Lori Kellet.  As a past Homelessness CAT Co-Chair, Lori has continued to stay close to our community partners this year as a HAT committee member, especially Manna Centre.  Over the holiday season, Lori became aware of an initiative to make sandwiches for the Manna Centre guests and immediately shared it with… 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