Junior League Demonstrates Innovation in Volunteerism

The COVID-19 pandemic brought many activities to a standstill throughout our communities, but The Junior League of Houston made sure volunteerism wasn’t one of them. “We have had to reimagine every aspect [of volunteerism],” says Rachel Regan, president of The Junior League of Houston, Inc. The Junior League of Houston is a 95-year-old organization that…

CERC Racial Equity Panel

Thursday, April 29, 2021

7-8pm

The Junior League of Houston will host a virtual panel discussion on Thursday, April 29th, from 7-8pm exploring how to remove the barriers to racial equity. Speakers will explore what organizations are doing in Houston to address inequities in the community from education to healthcare to housing and what we as individuals can do to be allies in…

Overcoming the Digital Divide in Children’s Education

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

7-8pm

Join us for our third virtual panel discussion in the series exploring how organizations and non-profit agencies in Houston are overcoming challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Speakers will explore what is being done to overcome the digital divide in schools during the pandemic and make sure no child is left behind. The panel will…

Junior League of Houston Hosted Virtual Panel on Helping Children Navigate Crisis

The Junior League of Houston is an organization of women commit to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Former KPRC Channel 2 “Buzz Lady” Roseanne Rogers moderated and guided panelists in sharing stories about how the pandemic and other recent events such…

Community Assistance Grants

Each year, The Junior League of Houston, Inc. provides Community Assistance Grants to worthwhile organizations that do not receive ongoing volunteer support or financial assistance through the League’s Community Projects. For 2020 – 2021 the League awarded $150,000 in Community Assistance. Community Assistance Grants are funded, in part, by the Barbara and Roy Adams Endowed…

Junior League of Houston Closes Out 2020 by Giving Back

By Social Hour, 02/02/2021 The Junior League of Houston continues to shine as an exceptional asset to the Houston community with their second Junior League of Houston “SUPER” Market event in December. The city’s massive social and economic setbacks brought on by Covid-19 prove to be no match for the resilient and servant-hearted women of this…

JLH Super Market

On Saturday, December 19th, the Junior League hosted the 2nd Community “SUPER” Market. Santa and his Elf gave a warm welcome to more than 185 families from League partner community agencies.In total, this “Holiday” Market enabled the League to provide food for more than 1,000 people and provided basic needs items to almost 450 children.

Building Resilience: Helping Children Navigate Through a Crisis

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

6:30 - 730 pm.

Junior League of Houston will host a panel Tuesday, February 2nd, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., that will explore the topic of children’s mental health and how children can learn to build resilience to navigate through a crisis. The panel will explore how the pandemic and other recent crises like Hurricane Harvey have impacted children…

Where to Score the Best Pies for the Holiday Season

By Megha Bhandari , 11/19/2020 ‘Tis the season for pies, but really, is there ever a bad time for pie? With Thanksgiving rapidly approaching, the craving for sweet pumpkin and pecan pies is ever intensifying. Fortunately, Houston’s bakeries are working overtime to churn out top-notch pastries filled with smooth custards, fresh fruit, and so much…