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

The 5th Annual Little Black Dress Initiative

Did you know nearly 30% of Londoners live below the poverty line? And that poverty is often cyclical, locking successive generations into the trap of low incomes and social exclusion? “LBDI” stands for the Little Black Dress Initiative – a week-long, fundraising campaign that uses the iconic “Little Black Dress” to increase awareness of the Junior… Read More

Congratulations to our December Member of the Month!

We are excited to announce our December Member of the Month, Cynthia Ward!   Cynthia joined the JLL in Autumn 2012 and became a sustainer this past year.  Having previously chaired several committees including LBDI, NMDC and Events, she also was a keen contributor to the JLL in her active support at events. This past year,… Read More

Holiday Hampers helps transform lives this Christmas

Our 2017 Holiday Hampers programme is finished and we want to send a huge thank you for all of the donations and to our volunteers for pulling together these wonderful hampers.  For the 21st consecutive year and over the course of 3+ weeks, our volunteers prepared 732 personalised hampers filled with food, toiletries, gifts and… Read More

Congratulations to our October Member of the Month!

We are very excited to congratulate Emma Williamson as our October Member of the Month!  She is a very active member of the New Member Development Committee (NMDC), from setting up New Member Socials to encourage New Members to get to know each other better to supporting our recruitment process by helping with Information Sessions.… Read More

Oh, what a night!

Boutique de Noel is our annual Christmas shopping soirée, now in its 38th year.  Thank you to everyone who came out to show their support for one of our biggest fundraisers of the year!  We especially would like to thank our 2017 Sponsors: Finest Fizz (Gold), Essentially Christmas Decorating (Silver) & Louis M. Martini (Bronze)!… Read More

JLL Events present: A Festive Champagne Tasting Fundraiser!

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Join the JLL on Wednesday, December 13th for a fabulous evening tasting fine quality boutique champagnes! Together with Finest Fizz, we will be hosting a tasting of six unique, hand-crafted champagnes to get you in the festive mood! These aren’t your usual champagnes – the producers with whom Finest Fizz work make a limited quantity… Read More