MCLEAN, VA, June 22, 2022 – The Junior League of Northern Virginia (JLNV) announces new 2022-2023 Board of Directors, effective June 1, 2022. The new Board will drive membership, create awareness and lead members around community initiatives focusing on Healthy Eating, Active Living, and Access to Healthy Food Options. The Junior League of Northern Virginia… Read More

New Member recruiting now in progress

The Junior League of Northern Virginia is currently recruiting for its Summer New Member class which will begin in August. In its 65th year, the JLNV is a dynamic group of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. We… Read More

Junior League of Northern Virginia Announces 2021-2022 Board Members

Junior League of Northern Virginia Announces 2021-2022 Board Members MCLEAN, VA, June 2, 2021 – The Junior League of Northern Virginia (JLNV) announces that it has installed its new 2021-2022 Board of Directors. Effective June 1, the new Board will work together to guide an organization with more than 60 years of service to the… Read More

JLNV Celebrates Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

May marks Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month. Asian/Pacific encompasses all of the Asian continent and the Pacific islands of Melanesia (New Guinea, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji, and the Solomon Islands), Micronesia (Marianas, Guam, Wake Island, Palau, Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, and the Federated States of Micronesia) and Polynesia (New Zealand, Hawaiian Islands, Rotuma, Midway Islands, Samoa,… Read More

21 Things to Celebrate About Women’s History Month

The concept of Women’s History Month began in 1981 when Congress passed Public Law 97-28, authorizing and requesting then President Reagan to proclaim the week of March 7, 1982, as “Women’s History Week.” After petitions from the National Women’s History Project, Congress then passed Public Law 100-9 in 1987, which declared March as “Women’s History… Read More

Junior League of Northern Virginia Hosts 20th Annual The Enchanted Forest — A Holiday Extravaganza Virtual Event

MCLEAN, Virginia (October 26, 2020)—The Junior League of Northern Virginia (JLNV) announces The Enchanted Forest, its renowned annual fundraiser, will take place Nov. 21, 2020, virtually for members of the Northern Virginia community. The Enchanted Forest celebrates its 20th year and showcases a whimsical forest of theme-decorated holiday trees available for a silent auction, and enjoy… Read More

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month began Sept. 15 in the United States, and celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. This observance began in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson, and was expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988… Read More