Living What We Have Loved for 75 Years

It is with great pride that we announce the 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Junior League of Jackson commenced September 2015 and will culminate with a grand event in May 2016. The 75th Anniversary Steering Committee has planned a year-long tribute that included a festive kickoff during our annual September General Meeting and continues with a birthday celebration at the Mississippi State Capitol on our official January 26th charter date and a spectacular surprise in the spring.

Bow-Tie Award for Web

Junior League of Jackson receives JPS Superintendent’s BowTie Award

On November 17th, the Junior League of Jackson was recognized for its outstanding continued service and support of the Jackson Public Schools.

2015-2016 Jumble Steering Committee

Junior League Jumble Steering Committee

This special group of ladies is truly Living What they Love by leading the way in organizing 2016 Junior League Jumble.

JLJ Mid-Town Backpack Project expands to School Pantry Program

On October 13th, the Junior League of Jackson in partnership with the MS Food Network held a ribbon cutting for the first School Pantry Program.

I am not content to sit still.

With so much need out there, I am moved to action. Driven to lend a hand. I'm here to make a difference. You are more likely to see me wearing sneakers than high heels, grabbing a hammer instead of a wine glass, or holding a sick child rather than holding a party. Watch me go.


Recent News

  • Mistletoe Wins Best of 2015 Awards

    posted on November 18, 2015

    Those of us in the League aren’t the only ones who think highly of Mistletoe Marketplace and its 35-year legacy.  Mississippians voted Mistletoe Marketplace “Best Special Event” and “Best Charity Event” in the  Best of 2015 Awards through the Clarion-Ledger.  Touted as “Mississippi’s  Official People’s Choice Awards,” we can’t say we’re surprised so many citizens throughout our state enjoy…

  • Serving Our Community All Year

    posted on October 9, 2015

    Serving our community is a year-round focus of volunteers with the Junior League of Jackson. Volunteers focus their efforts in several key impact areas, including early literacy, teen pregnancy prevention, nutrition, physical activity, and social and emotional wellness. All of our projects are aimed at increasing the high school graduation rate. In keeping with the…