Sonar Tide Restored!

The iconic Sonar Tide sculpture that sits between the Peoria Civic Center & City Hall recently got a much needed makeover.  The Junior League was an integral part of bringing this piece of artwork to the Peoria community back in 1983. Peoria, Aug. 16, 2021 — Nearly 40 years after Ronald Bladen’s last large-scale public… Read More

Renew your Junior League Membership!

Now is the time to renew your Junior League membership! Don’t lose access to all the resources provided by our local league as well as all the tools from AJLI that your membership gives you access to use! Visit this link to pay your 2021-2022 membership dues and donate to the annual giving campaign if… Read More

Thank You to Our Supporters

We are so grateful to the following Community Corporate Partners who have helped make the work we are doing this year possible!       

Kids in the Kitchen is Back!

Kids in the Kitchen is back! In this program, kids learn easy and healthy meals and snacks. A major bonus of this program is that kids are exposed to, and have the opportunity, to try foods they would not otherwise be able to while growing their cooking skills and their confidence.  This year, like everything… Read More

2020 LBDI Wrap-Up

Thank you to all our generous Little Black Dress Initiative supporters for participating in LBDI with us August 30 – September 4, 2020. With your help, the campaign has raised over $5,929! These critical funds will enable our League to provide nutritional education programs, such as Kids in the Kitchen, and support community gardens to eradicate food insecurity in Peoria. Your… Read More

Kids in the Kitchen Videos

Lights, Camera, Action! As the second round of Kids in the Kitchen meal kit deliveries start, our league members have come together to create fun videos to go along with each recipe included in the weekly meal kits. From Banana Roll Ups to Pizza Quesadillas, you’ll find all the recipes here. Follow the link here or… Read More

Announcing JLP Volunteer of the Year

With only 24 hours in a day, Amanda Campbell masters giving to the community, participating in JLP, supporting friends and raising a family all while working full time.  “One of my favorite things is how her tough, no nonsense exterior always gives way to her big and generous heart,” one JLP member says. Amanda’s League… Read More

Announcing JLP Sustainer of the Year

Beth Bussan is the definition of an active sustainer who continues to exemplify what it means to be a part of the Junior League of Peoria.   Beth fosters collaboration among all walks of life. She is very focused and determined, yet her warmth, gentleness and sense of humor put people at ease, quickly earning trust… Read More

COVID-19 Community Outreach Efforts

Throughout March and April the Junior League of Peoria has been at work in the community to help our neighbors through this difficult time. We’ve been able to make a huge impact on our non-profit partners and continue to assist where we can! Thank you so much to our members and partners for the ideas… Read More

COVID-19 Update

During these difficult times, we at the Junior League of Peoria have made several adjustments to our normal operations. All meetings of members will be held virtually for the time being. With the cancellation of our Frolic with the Fairies fundraiser in March, we have reached out to ticket holders with more information. (If you… Read More