JLS Awards 2018 Mary Riley Wolfe Memorial Scholarship

The Junior League of Springfield (JLS) is proud to announce the 2018 recipients of the Mary Riley Wolfe Memorial Scholarship. The Mary Riley Wolfe Memorial Scholarship is a tribute to past president Mary Wolfe, who lost her battle with breast cancer after serving generously in leadership within JLS. It has been awarded each year since 1995 to […]

DONATE HERE – JLS Second Annual Little Black Dress Initiative to Combat Poverty

DONATE NOW WHAT IS THE LITTLE BLACK DRESS INITIATIVE? The Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI) is a global initiative started by the Junior League of London to raise awareness of the impact of generational poverty. The Junior League of Springfield, MO (JLS) will participate in our second annual Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI) from February […]

59th Annual Charity Ball

Join the Junior League of Springfield on Saturday, March 31st for an evening of Black & White festivities, featuring refined dining and classic cocktails by Touch, live music by The Detectives and an event emceed by four-time Emmy Award winning TV host, Jeff Houghton. Old Towne Event Center – 6:30 p.m. 1037 E. Township, Suite 200, Republic, MO […]

JLS Accepting Applications for Mary Riley Wolfe College Scholarship

JLS is currently seeking applicants for The Mary Riley Wolfe Memorial Scholarship which will be awarded this Spring. This scholarship has been awarded annually since 1995 and has awarded a total of $45,000. It was established as a tribute to Mary Wolfe, a JLS past president, who lost her battle to cancer.  Mary was a […]

JLS Awards Building Better Communities Scholarship

The Junior League of Springfield (JLS) is pleased to announce the winners of the “Building Better Communities” scholarship, awarded for the 2018 school year. The scholarship is in its third year and has awarded a total of $7,000 to non-traditional female students participating in a program eligible to receive a degree or license upon graduation. […]

JLS celebrates at our Holiday GMM!

JLS celebrated our holiday December General Membership Meeting on December 5, 2017, at Hickory Hills Country Club. JLS members mixed, mingled, and raised a toast to hitting our mid-year mark. During our formal meeting we celebrated the release of our first League Light ‘glossy’ magazine, held a diaper drive for Diaper Bank of the Ozarks, […]

JLS Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement on Nov. 28

The Junior League of Springfield (JLS) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. In honor of #GivingTuesday, on Nov. 28, JLS will celebrate being an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, […]

JLS Introduces Our Newest Fundraiser: Shop. Savor. Bid. A Boutique Soiree

  Grab your friends for some shopping, a quarter auction and an exciting night out supporting the Junior League of Springfield MO! Kick off your holiday shopping with 25 local, boutique vendors featuring women’s, men’s and children’s clothing, pet gifts, skin care, beauty, home décor, holiday gifts and more! VIP guests get access to an exclusive […]

Community Summit To Be Held October 24

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Springfield Art Museum 1111 E. Brookside Drive 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Program will begin at 9:30 a.m. Doors will open at 9:00 a.m. The Junior League of Springfield and our community partners invite you to join us at the 2017 Community Summit Release Event. This year’s summit will focus on […]