Disaster Relief Response

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) is requesting donations for its Diaper Bank to assist those affected by Hurricane Harvey. JLNO has been in contact with Junior Leagues and Diaper Bank partners throughout the region and is mobilizing to assist them in meeting the needs of their respective communities. Many agencies will be providing… Read More

Hurricane Harvey Response

Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in the path of Hurricane Harvey. As we in New Orleans know well, the support of neighboring cities and states is critical to rapid response and relief efforts. We are preparing to mobilize our diaper bank and volunteers to assist as we learn more about the needs of… Read More

Announcing CAF Grants

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has awarded funding to eleven nonprofit organizations through its Community Assistance Fund (CAF) grant program. Albert Schweitzer Fellowship- New Orleans – $6,113.00 ARISE Schools – $3,260.00 Broadmoor Improvement Association – $8,000.00 Dancing Grounds – $5,000.00 Dress for Success New Orleans – $5,000.00 Electric Girls Inc. – $5,694.94 Good… Read More

Announcing WE Fellowship Award

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) is proud to award the 2017 Woman Entrepreneur (WE) Fellowship to Two Girls One Shuck, a full service, traveling oyster bar providing raw and chargrilled oysters at any event. Becky Wasden owns and operates Two Girls One Shuck. Wasden, along with four other finalists, pitched their venture before… Read More

Spring 2017 Issue of Lagniappe Magazine

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has published the Spring 2017 issue of Lagniappe, a quarterly magazine to educate the community about the organization’s mission, projects, and activities.  Read more about: The 2017 Sustainer of the Year – Margo Phelps Why You Should Get on Board Wellbeing and the Female Paradigm The Sandwich Generation Growing… Read More

Winter 2016 Issue of Lagniappe Magazine

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has published the Winter 2016 issue of Lagniappe, a quarterly magazine to educate the community about the organization’s mission, projects, and activities.  Read more about: Louisiana Flood Relief Efforts Previous CAF Grant Recipients Meditation Cultural Cheer Exercise and Nutrition Stress-free Holiday Parties Click here to view the magazine.

Announcing Acceptance of CAF Grant Applications

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) is currently accepting applications from local nonprofit organizations for Community Assistance Fund (CAF) grants. The deadline for submissions is Friday, January 20, 2017. Grants will be paid in May 2017. Click here to read the announcement. Click here for more information on CAF.

Announcing Opening of Application Process for WE Fellows

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) is opening the application process for its Women Entrepreneur (WE) Fellowship. Founded in 2015, the WE Fellowship is awarded to a woman entrepreneur during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week. Interested applicants can learn more about the WE Fellowship at JLNO’s Open Application Night on January 11, 2017 at 6:30… Read More

Update on Louisiana Flood Relief Efforts

Sunday, September 11, marked four weeks since historic flooding decimated areas of Louisiana and displaced many families. Estimates indicate that close to 508,000 people were impacted by this rain event and of those 35,553 were children under 5. When the Junior League of New Orleans set out just over a month ago to assist those… Read More

Fall 2016 Issue of Lagniappe Magazine

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has published the Summer 2016 issue of Lagniappe, a quarterly magazine  to educate the community about the organization’s mission, projects, and activities.  Read more about: Advocacy Emergency Preparedness Bloomin’ Deals Diaper Bank and Milk Bank Partnership JLNO’s Provisional Class Safe Sitter Girls Night Out And other stories related… Read More