Women Building Better Communities
The Junior League of Brooklyn (JLB) is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
REACHING OUT STATEMENT:
The Junior League of Brooklyn reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism.
The Junior League of Brooklyn will become Brooklyn’s leading women’s volunteer organization that effects enduring and meaningful change in our community through the knowledgeable and organized efforts of our members.
Hands-on Volunteer Service
We provide the community with knowledgeable volunteers.
Our members are trained leaders in the community.
We develop leadership, communication, fundraising, and management skills through hands-on experience.
Our organization reflects our community's many cultural and ethnic groups.
We identify and create projects that match community needs with our members' skills and interests through community collaborations.
Our organization creates an atmosphere of ownership, trust, respect and friendship for our members. We believe in working as a team within our organization.