One of the most popular DIADs of the 2018-2019 league year was a “Day for the Dogs” at The Vanderpump Dog Foundation, a 501c3 dog rescue organization founded by philanthropist and “Vanderpump Rules” reality TV star Lisa Vanderpump. On September 29, 2018, over 15 JLLA volunteers gathered at the Melrose Avenue rescue to work with… Read More
In a city as large as Los Angeles, we all know there are immeasurable areas of need. As the Junior League of Los Angeles (JLLA), we have chosen foster youth and education as our focus areas, but we recognize that our members often have different communities of need that they would like to support. For… Read More
At the Junior League of Los Angeles, we are incredibly fortunate to have three incredible staff members. These women’s exceptional work allows our members to focus on the projects and programs that support our mission and values. Here are a few things you should know about Mary McGoey, Sesoria “Ses” Juhn, and Norma Tapia. Read… Read More
JLLA’s State Public Affairs Committee (CalSPAC) hosted a “Women in Leadership” panel held at Rainey House in March featuring Deputy Chief Kristin Crowley of the Los Angeles Fire Department and Chief Maria R. Gutierrez of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Read more about the panel here.
In its inaugural year as the Junior League of Los Angeles’ (JLLA) primary spring fundraiser, the League’s April 14 Touch-A-Truck event not only went off without a hitch, but was a huge success. More than 16 civic and commercial vehicles and dozens of volunteers helped create a day of community engagement, education and entertainment alongside… Read More