Joining Junior League
of Des Moines

Please contact June Owens at for additional information on becoming a Junior League member. 

Our next New Member Class will begin January 27.  Complete a New Member Application to receive more information about our Spring 2015 class. Click here for a New Member Application. 

Being a member of the JLDM offers you many exciting opportunities...

  • You will help improve the community significantly through effective action
  • Develop yourself and your leadership potential as a woman
  • Build friendships with a diverse group of current and emerging women leaders
  • Create leadership opportunities for yourself as a volunteer in the future
  • Promote the importance of volunteer service within Des Moines!

Click here for a New Member Application.


JLDM Community Involvement

Junior League of Des Moines is committed to making an impact in our community.  Click here to see a historical list of projects that we have participated in and organizations that we have partnered with.



Looking for Volunteers?

If your organization is looking for volunteers, please click here to learn more about our Done In A Day Projects. 


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315 E. 6th Street, Des Moines, IA
(515) 246-8545

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2014 Gift Mart

Junior League of Des Moines had a successful 26th annual Gift Mart! 

Watch for details about Gift Mart 2015









2015 Junior Leagues of Iowa Hill Day

Members from 5 Junior Leagues in Iowa met with their respective legislators on the Hill.

2014 Follies! Fun

Junior League presented the 2014 Follies with lots of memorable acts, such as this one performed by our own members.

Gift Mart 2014!

The Junior League of Des Moines celebrated a successful Gift Mart and are already looking forward to next year! Pictured are (left to right): Debbie Parenza and Lauren Denison.

Miss Representation

Junior League of Des Moines hosted a special screening of the documentary Miss Representation.

Holiday Small Group Party Fun!

2014-2015 JLDM
Projects and Partners

JLDM members voted on the following projects to support during the 2014-2015 league year.  We look forward to working with these worthwhile organizations and supporting their efforts. 

     JLDM Signature Project-Touch a Truck
     Courage League Sports
     Chrysalis-Human Trafficking Awareness
                     & Prevention Project

     Teens Against Human Trafficking 
     50-50 in 2020
     Run DSM
     YMCA of Greater Des Moines-
                     Girls on the Run