The Junior League of Des Moines, Inc. 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.
Junior League gals love to kick up their heels!
2014 Hill Day at the Capitol
Family Fun at the 2014 Follies!
Another successful Gift Mart in 2013!
Please contact June Owens at email@example.com for additional information on becoming a Junior League member.
Our next New Member Class will be held in Spring 2015.
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.
2014 Gift Mart
November 20-22 2014
Opening Night begins on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 6:00pm. Tickets are $15 and you will be the first to shop all the fabulous vendors as well as enjoy some special activities.
Gift Mart continues on Friday, November 21, 2014 from 9:00am-9:00pm and Thursday, November 22, 2014 from 9:00am-3:00pm. Tickets are $5 in advance, $7 at the door.
Click here to buy your tickets now! Advanced tickets may be purchased for $15 for Opening Night and $5 for Friday and Saturday. Tickets will be available for pick-up at the Junior League Office (3811 Ingersoll Ave.) or picked up at the door at the event. Tickets purchased at the door will be $7.
In February 2013, Junior League of Des Moines was honored to be inducted in the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame. Thank you to Volunteer Iowa and to all JLDM members for your time and dedication to voluntarism.
Junior League presented the 2014 Follies with lots of memorable acts, such as this one performed by our own members.
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.
Junior League of Des Moines hosted a special screening of the documentary Miss Representation.
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
YMCA of Greater Des Moines-
Girls on the Run