Press Releases

The Junior League of New Orleans keeps media outlets and the community informed of its events, educational opportunities, and community impact through periodic press releases.

Media Contact: news@jlno.org | 504-891-5845


2016-2017

March 22, 2017 Junior League of New Orleans Awards Woman Entrepreneurship Fellowship to Two Girls One Shuck
March 7, 2017 Junior League of New Orleans to Host Fifth Annual Touch a Truck
March 6, 2017 Junior League of New Orleans to Host Presentation on Real Estate Investment
February 17, 2017 Junior League of New Orleans Announces Finalists for Woman Entrepreneur Fellowship
January 25, 2017 Junior League of New Orleans to Host Financial Literacy Seminar for Women on Car Buying
January 12, 2017 Junior League of New Orleans to Screen Award-Winning Documentary “Five Awake”
January 5, 2017 Junior League of New Orleans Announces Community Impact of Girls Night Out
December 19, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Opens Registration for 2017 Get on Board Nonprofit Board Training Program
December 13, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans to Award Community Assistance Fund Grants to Local Nonprofit Organizations
December 9, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans to Award Business Fellowship to Woman Entrepreneur
November 3, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Health & Wellness Speaker Series to Feature Healthy Holiday Eating Tips
November 2, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Announces Girls Night Out
October 26, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Announces Community Impact of Fourth Freret 5K
September 30, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans to Host Fourth Annual Freret 5K
September 22, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans To Observe Diaper Need Awareness Week
September 12, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Provides Update on Flood Relief Efforts
August 16, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans to Hold Info Session for Nonprofits on August 31
June 16, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Announces 2016-2017 Safe Sitter Program
June 1, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors

2015-2016

April 25, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Awards Community Assistance Fund Grants
March 21, 2016 Ann Thorpe Thompson Named Junior League of New Orleans’ 2016 Sustainer of the Year
March 17, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Awards Woman Entrepreneur Fellowship to Windowsill Pies
January 19, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans to Award Business Fellowship to Woman Entrepreneur
January 7, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans Open Registration for 2016 Get on Board Nonprofit Board Training Program
January 4, 2016 Junior League of New Orleans to Award Community Assistance Fund grants to Local Nonprofit Organizations
November 30, 2015 Junior League of New Orleans Increases Community Impact through Successful Freret 5K
November 11, 2015 Kendra Scott Magazine Street To Host Grand Opening Celebration
September 23, 2015 Junior League of New Orleans to Host Third Annual Freret 5K
September 23, 2015 Junior League of New Orleans Embarks on New Diaper Collection Goal of 200,000
September 21, 2015 Junior League of New Orleans Bloomin’ Deals Thrift Store Selected as Site for Audubon-inspired Mural by the Image Hunter
September 16, 2015 Junior League Leaders from Four Countries to Convene in New Orleans for Annual Fall Leadership Conference
July 23, 2015 Junior League of New Orleans Awards Community Assistance Fund Grants
June 30, 2015 Junior League of New Orleans Announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors

2014-2015

 May 4, 2015 MEDIA ALERT: JLNO Hosts ARISE Academy Students for Nutritional Field Trip
April 22, 2015 JLNO Receives Prestigious Award at Annual Conference in Los Angeles
March 31, 2015 MEDIA ALERT: Junior League of New Orleans Celebrates Its 10th Annual Kitchen Tour
March 24, 2015 Peggy LeCorgne Laborde Named Junior League of New Orleans Sustainer of the Year
March 18, 2015 MEDIA ALERT: Touch a Truck
February 26, 2015 Junior League of New Orleans to Host Third Annual Touch a Truck
February 11, 2015 MEDIA ALERT: The Junior League of New Orleans and The Idea Village Announce Part 2 of a Collaborative Event Series Promoting the Potential of Women
December 10, 2014 MEDIA ALERT: JLNO and The Idea Village Kick Off Collaborative Event Series
November 24, 2014 Junior League of New Orleans Announces Partnership with The Idea Village
November 19, 2014 Junior League of New Orleans Gauges Progress Toward 90,000 Diapers
November 12, 2014 MEDIA ALERT: JLNO Conducts First Count Toward 90,000 Diapers
October 24, 2014 MEDIA ALERT: Get Ready for JLNO’s Buy, Save and Serve
October 16, 2014 JLNO Challenges New Orleans to Collect 90,000 Diapers by the End of 2015
October 2, 2014 JLNO to Host Annual Freret 5K
September 30, 2014 JLNO’s Buy, Save and Serve Supports Businesses and Community
September 18, 2014 JLNO Hosts the Ladies of Carnival
August 7, 2014 JLNO to Host Nonprofit Partner Fair
June 26, 2014 JLNO Celebrates 90 Years and Board of Directors