Join us for an informal meet & greet to learn about the mission of the JLM, our activities and speak with current members about volunteer and social experiences within the organization.
JLM is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
As part of our ongoing commitment to developing the potential of women we particpate in AJLI conferences and ODIs as well as NJ State Council trainings.
Many of our 215 Sustaining members hold positions at local area nonprofits including Cornerstone Family Programs, Homeless Soultions, Mayo Performing Arts Center, The Seeing Eye, Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, and many more.
JLM celebrated 80 years of service to the Morristown area in 2015/2016. Please read our feature article in MorristownGreen.com highlighting our history, achievements, current challenges and the future of our organization.
JLM offers two types of scholarships, Women Moving Forward and High School Senior Volunteerism. We are proud to announce the winners of our most recent Scholarship Awards.
WMF: Janet Boetticher & Sharonda Willis
Since the inception of the High School Scholarship Fund in 1986 and the Women Moving Forward Scholarship Fund in 2006 the JLM has awarded more than $215,000 to over 135 Morris and Somerset County area students.
Check back for 2016/2017 submission details. Criteria for our scholarship awards include dedication to voluntarism, leadership, extra-curricular activities, scholastic effort and work or family responsibilities.
CMHC focuses on educating children and their families and the importance of leading healthy lifestyles. We encourage and educate children and families on daily exercise and healthy eating habits with a busy schedule and on a tight budget.
The Junior League, one of the oldest, largest and most effective women’s volunteer organizations in the world, has matured and evolved since it was founded by social activism pioneer Mary Harriman in 1901.
The JLM has been working for change within the Morristown community for 81 years!