Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

  The Junior League of Peoria participates in Giving Tuesday as a way to extend our ability to positively impact our community beyond the contributions of our membership. The social media messaging that marks Giving Tuesday gives us a platform to educate our family, friends, supporters and the public about our mission to increase food… Read More

Those Who Excel Award

Junior League of Peoria is proud to announce it received a Those Who Excel Award of Meritorious from the Illinois State Board of Education, honoring our outstanding contributions to Peoria Public Schools District 150. Amanda Boers Campbell and Andrea Tortora accepted the  honor at the banquet this October in Bloomington.

Leadership Conference

Saturday, October 19, 2019

The Junior League of Peoria is proud to present its 2nd Annual Women’s Leadership Conference! October 19, 2019 8:30am – 3:00pm Arbor Hall ICC Peoria North Our theme this year is “The Leader Within”. The conference will encompass the overarching theme that you can be a leader in your personal or professional life, at entry… Read More

JLP Volunteer of the Year Announced

And the 2018-2019 Volunteer of the Year is …….Christina Robinson! Christina has spent countless hours making improvements to the League including launching the first annual Little Black Dress Initiative, upgrading our internal and external website, and revamping our placement process. Congratulations on this well deserved award.

JLP Sustainer of the Year Announced

The 2018-2019 Sustainer of the Year award goes to….. Joann Blum! The Harriet Vance Parkhurst Sustainer of the Year Award was created in 1997 to annually recognize and honor a Sustainer for her extraordinary commitment to the Junior League of Peoria and to the community. The award was named in memory of Harriet Vance Parkhurst.… Read More

2018-2019 End of the Year Accomplishments

The 2018-2019 year was a busy one for our members. We kicked off our first ever Little Black Dress Initiative, hosted our first All Day Training Seminar and continued to make an impact in the community. We also had some amazing women recognized via community awards and our League awards! Check out the End of… Read More

May Annual General Membership Meeting

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - Tuesday, May 14, 2019

George L. Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden: 2520 North Prospect Road, Peoria, Illinois 61603

You are invited to celebrate the accomplishments of the 2018-2019 League year at the Junior League of Peoria’s May Annual Meeting! The May GMM will be at Luthy Botanical Gardens in the Orangery with a social from 5:30-6:00PM and the meeting from 6:00-8:00PM. The program will consist of Volunteers of the Year as well as… Read More

Little Black Dress Initiative 2023

Monday, February 13, 2023 - Friday, February 17, 2023

Join us for a week of raising awareness surrounding Mental Health, poverty and opportunity.  We will hold our 5th Little Black Dress Campaign as we move into 2023 with our new community impact issue; Mental Health.  We look forward to all our community partners, family and friends who will help advocate for mental health awareness… Read More

Volunteer of the Year 2016-2017

During the last General Membership Meeting for the 2016-2017, the Volunteer of the Year award was announced. The 2016-2017 Recepient of the Volunteer of the Year was awarded to: