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
Touch a Truck 2013 was a huge success!
Another successful Gift Mart in 2013!
Junior League of Des Moines is excited to announce the return of Follies on March 28, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. with proceeds benefiting Lighthouse Host Home (a Youth & Shelter Services, Inc. program)! Tickets are on sale now for "Follies: Capital City Celebrities" and can be purchased at the Hoyt Sherman Box Office or online via Ticketmaster.
The Follies variety show is a mix of dance, musical, and comedy acts from Junior League of Des Moines members present and past, along with community leaders and other talented performers. You don't want to miss the chance to see local celebrities and JLDM members high kickin' across the stage!
Tickets are *$30, with VIP tickets at *$75 (which includes post-show reception and preferred parking). Tickets may be purchased in person at the Hoyt Sherman Box Office 10:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday or by calling 244-0199. Online tickets will also be available from Ticketmaster: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/06004B1CB0DCB19E. *Plus tax and fees.
Junior League actively reaches out to area high school women who are in need of scholarship funding for college. This year we will fund 3 $1,000 scholarships.
In addition to application, all applicants must submit transcripts, ACT/SAT Scores, and a letter of recommendation.
Junior League of Des Moines will review each candidate based on merit only.
Deadline for submission of application is Thursday, April 10, 2014.
Send application materials by email to email@example.com
Mail to 3811 Ingersoll Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312
Please direct questions to the Chair of the Scholarship Committee, Audrey Daniels Walter, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Junior League office at (515) 279-5339.
Winners will be expected to attend a special scholarship presentation at Junior League of Des Moines Meeting on Monday, May 5, 2014.
We are excited to announce the return of Follies on March 28 at 7:00 pm, with proceeds benefiting Lighthouse Host Home! Tickets are on sale now for "Follies: Capital City Celebrities" and can be purchased at the Hoyt Sherman Box Office or online via Ticketmaster.
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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 members at a Flash Volunteering event on October 13, 2012. Volunteers helped distribute bikes for Young Variety's Bikes for Kids Program. Left to right: Theresa Miller, Lauren Burgeson, Jaimie Miller, June Owens, Susan Kloewer, and Tami Snyder.
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.
Please contact Jaime Miller at 641.485.7801 for additional information on becoming a Junior League member.
Click here for a New Member Application.