Annual July Ice Tea

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

6:30; Virtual Event

Kick the year off with two awesome presentations from Megan Fischer, CEO of Sweet Cheeks Diaper Bank, and Samantha Bell, Program Director for Alliance for Period Supplies. Learn more on how the JLW can support the period equity movement with insights and tips from Megan and Samantha. Are you a potential Member? Contact our Recruiting… Read More

Periods Don’t Stop for Pandemics!

The JLW celebrates the CARES Act as a step toward period equity. The $2 trillion stimulus package now makes period products eligible for reimbursement through federal health savings and medical spending accounts. By classifying period supplies a ‘paid for medical care’ rather than taxable ‘luxury’, lawmakers have taken an important step toward making safe, affordable… Read More

2021 Women’s Leadership Summit

Saturday, February 27, 2021

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Women interested in developing their leadership skills and learning techniques for creating continued success in their personal and professional lives  – join us on February 27, 2021 for the Junior League of Wilmington’s 6th Annual Women’s Leadership Summit being held virtually. Tickets available November 23. Click here for tickets, speakers and additional information about the… Read More

Join Our Next New Member Class

Monday, June 1, 2020

Contact us at jlw@jlwilmington.org, or visit the Membership section of this site, for more information.

Comcast Newsmakers Feature: Developing the Potential of Women

Tune in to hear our very own, Kyle Evans Gay talk about how the Junior League of Wilmington is commited to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women and improving the community.  She also shares information on our new community focus area, period equity and provides a sneak peek of what to expect at Whale… Read More

Stand Up. Period. Community Discussion

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

6:30 p.m. - Delaware Art Museum, 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE

In the spirit of advancing the JLW’s new initiative: Stand Up. Period., we invite all League members and the public to take part in an engaging presentation and discussion on period equality during our October GMM. We will be hosting Ms. Jennifer Weiss-Wolf, author of Periods Gone Public: Taking a Stand for Menstrual Equity.  She… Read More

Whale of a Sale Returns!

Saturday, November 9, 2019

  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2019 DELAWARE’S LARGEST GARAGE SALE 8 A.M. – 1 P.M. 3030 Bowers Street, Wilmington, DE  19802 Formerly the Opportunity Center – Future Home of Second Chances Farm! FEATURING: NEW Wedding/Evening/Prom Gowns Children’s Clothes, Toys & Equipment – Antiques Collectibles – Housewares – Electronics Holiday Items – Designer Boutique – Adult Clothing… Read More

Young Women’s Empowerment Summit

Saturday, April 13, 2019

9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Mount Pleasant High School (5201 Washington Street Extension, Wilmington, DE 19809)

I am beautiful. I am kind. I am important. I AM EMPOWERED.  Every young woman needs a mantra to step into the world with confidence and the spirit of empowerment. Our 3rd annual Young Women’s Empowerment Summit will offer a multifaceted program to empower young women to build poise, experience meaningful and successful life transitions,… Read More

Junior League of Wilmington Wins Public Policy Award

The Junior League of Wilmington has received a Public Policy & Advocacy Award for its instrumental role in the passage of a law to protect Delaware’s children. The Association of Junior Leagues International recognized the JLW for its work on Erin’s Law at its 95th Annual Conference in Minneapolis last Saturday. President Stephanie Graev and President-Elect… Read More