Events

JLLA September General Meeting Recap!

JLLA September General Meeting Recap!

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PRESIDENTS WELCOME Ness Okonkwo delivered the President’s Message to begin the meeting, where she welcomed all of the new members and highlighted the Board Of Directors’ goals and plans for the upcoming year. She discussed member engagement and connection, and also refocusing our community outreach. Keynote Presentation: Find Your Why Tenaya Wallace worked in the non-profit sector for 15 years…

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SAVE THE DATE – Harvest Boutique

SAVE THE DATE – Harvest Boutique

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  We are excited to announce this year’s 17th Annual Harvest Boutique: Where Giving is Always in Style, which will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at the JW Marriott at L.A. LIVE. Interested in being a member of the Host Committee? There’s still time to join! The deadline is Friday, September 30. You may purchase your Sponsorship tables…

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Book Club for Change!

Book Club for Change!

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  I used to always think that if a school wasn’t performing, that it was strictly because there was a bad principal, or there were bad teachers,” she explained. “But the reality is that [at Fenger], we’re a neighborhood school, so we’re just a reflection of the community. And you can’t expect to solve the problems of a school without…

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Cocktails for a Cause

Cocktails for a Cause

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Join us for the first Cocktails for a Cause of the year at STK Los Angeles in Westwood! Thursday, August 25, from 6:30P – 9:30P Tickets are $10 online & $15 at the door We will also be having a Projects Drive for school supplies for the Mar Vista Family Center. Plus, STK’s talented bartenders will be mixing up a…

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JLLA Honored by Heart of Los Angeles’ Community Award

JLLA Honored by Heart of Los Angeles’ Community Award

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  The Junior League of Los Angeles was honored with Heart of Los Angeles’ (HOLA) Community Award this past November at their Holiday of the Heart gala.  We are honored by HOLA’s award and their ongoing commitment to JLLA’s “College 101” workshops, benefitting high school students.   Over seven years ago, JLLA and HOLA began meeting to understand the barriers…

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2015 Harvest Boutique

2015 Harvest Boutique

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The Junior League of Los Angeles (“JLLA”) hosted its 16th Annual Harvest Boutique Fundraiser on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at the JW Marriott at LA Live. The fabulous day featured a shopping boutique with over 40 vendors, including Kate Spade, Joie, Lorna Jane, Sole Society, and Sugarfina. The event also included a lovely celebratory luncheon at which the JLLA honored…

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CLF | The Disturbing Link Between Foster Youth & Human Trafficking

CLF | The Disturbing Link Between Foster Youth & Human Trafficking

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The Community Leadership Forum this year highlighted a hot topic in our community, the link between sex trafficking and foster youth.  Oftentimes, issues affecting and infiltrating our local communities are overlooked as problems of certain countries and demographics, but this is not the case. The purpose of this event was to feature speakers that would ‘bring this topic home’ for…

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Community Leadership Forum

Community Leadership Forum

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Ninth Annual Community Leadership Forum will Focus on Connection between Foster Youth and Human Trafficking Since 2007, the Junior League of Los Angeles (JLLA) and its Public Affairs Committee have hosted the Community Leadership Forum. The annual event unites nonprofit organizations, foundation leaders, JLLA members, and others throughout the Los Angeles community in order to share knowledge about, enhance awareness…

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Harvest Boutique

Harvest Boutique

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The Junior League of Los Angeles is hosting its 16th Annual Harvest Boutique fundraiser on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at the JW Marriott at LA Live. This year’s event will feature a fun-filled day of shopping with over 50 unique boutique vendors, a silent auction, and opportunity drawing. In addition, the event will offer a delicious catered luncheon to honor…

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Larchmont Day Out Celebrates Fall, Friends and Philanthropy!

Larchmont Day Out Celebrates Fall, Friends and Philanthropy!

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This year, in celebration of a Fall, friends and philanthropy, JLLA is hosting its first ever Larchmont Day Out on October 17! Following the tradition of many years of supporting the Larchmont Boulevard community, JLLA has moved the event to a late afternoon, early evening event on a Saturday to allow more League members, partners, friends and community members enjoy…

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