There are lots of exciting opportunities to take advantage of with the Junior League of Chicago throughout the lifecycle of membership – from joining as an Associate, to becoming an Active Member, to continuing participation as a Sustainer.

Mission Statement

Junior League of Chicago, Inc. is a metropolitan organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. The Junior League of Chicago, Inc. reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and a commitment to voluntarism.



Our outreach programs are designed to provide maximum benefit to our communities through effective volunteers, valued community partnerships, and direct financial support.



We raise funds for impactful community programs and leadership development training.



The Junior League provides skills-based training and facilitates leadership development. These experiences help members strengthen their skills and empower them to transform the community.



The Junior League offers many fun opportunities to get to know fellow members and volunteers. Social events, such as the monthly dinner club and other fun social groups, build camaraderie and enhance volunteer experiences.