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

Announcing Information Session for Nonprofits

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) invites staff and board members from nonprofit organizations throughout Metropolitan New Orleans to participate in its upcoming Information Session for Nonprofit Organizations on August 31, 2016 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am at JLNO Headquarters at 4319 Carondelet Street. Click here for the full announcement.

Louisiana Flood Relief

The Junior League of New Orleans is mobilizing to help those that have been affected by the flooding in Louisiana. While there are many agencies who will be assisting with those affected by the floodwaters, JLNO wants to do something as a women’s organization that is different. As the largest League in the state, we are… Read More