Why Diaper Need Matters

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) is pleased to participate in Diaper Need Awareness Week. Now in the fifth year of our Diaper Bank, JLNO is well acquainted with this issue; however, diaper need is still a hidden consequence of poverty to most people. According to the National Diaper Bank Network, of which JLNO… Read More

Fall Issue of Lagniappe Magazine

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has published the Fall issue of Lagniappe, a quarterly magazine to educate the community about the organization’s mission, projects, and activities.  Read more about: 95 years of Women’s Leadership Finding Equilibrium in the Work/Life Balance Life Hacks: Get Ready, Get Organized and Give Back Preservation Resource Center Pathways to… Read More

JLNO Establishes Emergency Response Fund

New Orleanians know all too well the devastating effects of hurricanes and floods, and the Junior League of New Orleans wishes to provide assistance to those in the path of Hurricane Florence. Over the past two years, JLNO’s Diaper Bank has helped families in flood and hurricane affected areas address the needs of their babies.… Read More

NOLA Families Win With Battle of Bambinos

Congratulations to the New Orleans Baby Cakes on winning the Battle of the Bambinos! The real winners are the families who will have clean diapers because of the team and their generous fans. On behalf of our Diaper Bank, thank you for partnering with us to address this critical issue facing our community. Click to… Read More

JLNO’s Freret Street Properties

August 1, 2018 Dear Valued Supporters, I am pleased to announce that Wednesday, August 1, the Junior League of New Orleans completed the sale of our properties at 4645 and 4617 Freret Street to SSJ Investments, LLC. Once all outstanding obligations have been paid, the sale’s proceeds will nearly double the value of JLNO’s endowment,… Read More

Summer Issue of Lagniappe Magazine

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has published the Summer issue of Lagniappe, a quarterly magazine to educate the community about the organization’s mission, projects, and activities.  Read more about: WE Fellowship Winner – Greek Girls Rice Pudding New Board of Directors Scholarship Recipients Women-owned Businesses Wellbeing And more Click here to view the… Read More

JLNO Awards Inaugural Scholarships

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) recently awarded three inaugural scholarships with recipients receiving a combined $15,000. Through a generous donation from Maria and David Huete, JLNO started this scholarship fund to help women obtain degrees or certificates necessary for joining the workforce or for advancement within their careers. Click here for the full… Read More

Battle of the Bambinos

JLNO is so happy to continue our partnership with the New Orleans Baby Cakes. They are competing in the “Battle of the Bambinos” with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Baby Bombers to see who has the best baby-themed logo. The Baby Cakes and Baby Bombers will settle the score once and for all as to which baby is… Read More

JLNO Awards CAF Grants

The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has awarded funding to seven nonprofit organizations through its Community Assistance Fund (CAF) grant program. The New Orleans Family Justice Center, SisterHearts, Inc., Spirit of Charity Foundation, Start The Adventure In Reading, The New Orleans Women & Children’s Shelter, Touro Infirmary Foundation and unCommon Construction will receive a… Read More

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