PRESS RELEASE (September 2019)

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Interested in learning more about the Junior League of Pelham? Now’s your chance! The Junior League of Pelham is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of its members, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. We work together to improve the lives of families,…

Postings Volume 76 (League year 2016/17) now available

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The Postings Yearbook for the 2016/17 League year is now available. Please take a few minutes to look back and relish in all your hard work from that year. An enormous thank you to Melissa Mulrooney Deighton for stepping in to complete this edition. It is a tremendous undertaking and we are grateful to have…

Annual JLP awards given during the annual dinner

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VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR AWARD- This award was established in 1991 to commend an active JLP member who has demonstrated the positive power of volunteerism through her outstanding volunteer contributions during the current league year. This work is not limited to Junior League activities and can include other community work. The Volunteer of the Year…

2019 recipients of the annual Community Grants Program

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The Junior League of Pelham (JLP) is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of the annual Community Grants Program. These non-profit organizations support projects and services aligned with the JLP’s focus on healthy families, education, and Pelham improvements. The grant committee is honored to have awarded a total of $6,000 to these seven worthy nonprofit organizations…

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF PELHAM’S ‘CASINO FOR A CAUSE’ RAISES $23,000 TO SUPPORT CORE PROGRAMS

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[Pelham, NY] Hundreds of attendees gathered at Pelham Country Club in March to support the Junior League of Pelham’s gala. This year’s theme, ‘Casino for a Cause’, featured a live New Orleans jazz band, a first-rate auction and a plentiful gaming tables. Attendees, many of whom wore festive masks, played blackjack and dined on dishes…

Annual Award Nominations due TODAY!

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JLP ANNUAL AWARDS NOMINATION FORM There are some members of the League who should be recognized for their dedication and commitment to volunteer efforts. Please take some time to fill out this form and return by today, April 30th.https://docs.google.com/document/d/1W6LagANiT3l5CYH_xDAOyDfeldwrZNTQlDjvamg89o0/edit?usp=sharing

The 2019 House & History Tour was an overwhelming success!

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The 2019 House & History Tour was an overwhelming success! A tremendous thanks to first-year active Amanda Star, who opened up her beautiful home on Fowler Avenue to 300+ ticket holders.  And the event wouldn’t have been possible without our all-star lineup of JLP volunteers: Nandini Anandu, Kristin Austin, Liza Benner, Betsy Brady, Sabrina Clark,…

Toddlers in Science hits one out of the galaxy with their inaugural community event!

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Toddlers in Science had their first community event with 187 attendees, about half of which were children under 5.  We read a story, learned about each planet and the kids had a great time.  Overall the responses from the parents afterward were very positive. Thank you everyone for all the support.  Our first community event…