Touch a Truck

Saturday, November 4, 2017

10 am to 2 pm at Pontchartrain Center (4545 Williams Blvd. in Kenner)

Join the Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) at Touch a Truck, a unique, one-day experience that gives children and their families an up-close look at their favorite “big trucks” and the opportunity to meet the people that protect, serve, and build Metropolitan New Orleans. Touch a Truck will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017  from 10… Read More

Dealing with Debt for Adults

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

6:30 pm at Broadmoor Arts & Wellness Center (3900 General Taylor)

As the fourth event in JLNO’s Financial Literacy program, this session will present information on the following topics: Managing debt Recognizing signs of trouble Avoiding quick fixes Implementing a plan to get rid of debt This workshop is designed to provide practical tips for participants to resolve their financial issues and/or to help participants prevent… Read More

Preventing Identity Theft

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

6:30 pm at Broadmoor Arts & Wellness Center (3900 General Taylor)

As the fifth event in JLNO’s Financial Literacy program, this workshop is designed to provide: Facts about identity theft Tips for preventing identity theft Steps to take if they become victims Identity theft is the fastest-growing crime in America, with as many as 9 million people falling victim each year. Many, however, seem oblivious to… Read More

Deadline to Apply to Get on Board

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Nonprofit Organizations: If you are seeking potential board members who have gone through the Get on Board training, please complete the Nonprofit Organization Application.  If you would like to send your existing board members or staff through the training program,  please proceed for Additional Participant Information and the Online Registration. Individuals: If you are interested in registering to attend the next… Read More

Saving Through Tax Refunds

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

6:30 pm at Broadmoor Arts & Wellness Center (3900 General Taylor)

As the sixth event in JLNO’s Financial Literacy for Women program, this session will provide information on saving through tax refunds. This event is free and open to the public, and registration via this link is requested. Financial Literacy is a powerful tool to achieving and maintaining economic freedom, and it is often not taught… Read More

WE Fellowship Application Info Session

Thursday, January 18, 2018

6:30 pm

With our focus on advancing the wellbeing of women, the Junior League of New Orleans believes that increasing women’s business opportunities improves the local economy. Through its 12-month Woman Entrepreneur (WE) Fellowship, JLNO supports a female business owner with mentoring and in-kind services sourced through its membership. We are holding the following event to share information… Read More

Deadline to Apply for CAF Grant

Friday, January 19, 2018

The Community Assistance Fund provides grant money to nonprofit agencies that can effectively demonstrate their desire to advance the wellbeing of women. Local nonprofit organizations that wish to receive CAF grants must apply by January 19, 2018. Click here to learn more and to apply.

Get On Board

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - Saturday, January 27, 2018

8:30 am to 2:30 pm at JLNO Headquarters

Get on Board is a two-day workshop providing knowledge and skills to current board and staff members and those that wish to be placed on a nonprofit board at the conclusion of the training.

Rising Food Costs

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

6:30 pm at Broadmoor Arts & Wellness Center (3900 General Taylor)

As the seventh event in JLNO’s Financial Literacy program, this workshop helps people optimize their food spending through a detailed meal plan. Participants learn to analyze their food budget and lifestyle to see how much money and time they can devote to meal preparation. Then, participants review their family’s nutritional needs, including any special dietary… Read More

Limited Income Earners

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

6:30 pm at Broadmoor Arts & Wellness Center (3900 General Taylor)

As the eighth event in JLNO’s Financial Literacy program, this session will present information on how to: Set and achieve realistic goals Choose safe places to keep money Make a plan to meet expenses and achieve goals Avoid financial stumbles This workshop provides basic information about managing money to meet expenses and achieve goals. Knowledge… Read More