Roy Lynch Park Groundbreaking Ceremony: As part of the JLC's 90th anniversary celebration, the League is giving the gift of service to the community and revitalizing Roy Lynch Park in Columbia.
Healthy and Happy Kids: Each year, the JLC host an event at an elementary school for parents, students, and staff where families are fed a healthy meal and participate in hands-on activities.
Organizational Development Institute: In an effort to develop members' leadership potential, the JLC provides training opportunities related to effective community leadership and personal development.
Community Partners: Last year, the JLC partnered with nine Richland School District One schools and twenty diverse nonprofit organizations and social service agencies throughout the Midlands.
The Junior League of Columbia, 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.
The Junior League of Columbia's Corporate Sponsors' financial support allows us to directly serve those in need in our community. We are truly grateful for their continued generosity and would like to give a special thanks to our League Leaders:
Junior League women make things happen—they form strategic partnerships, create innovative programs, and raise funds for important community initiatives. They are able to do this because of the skills and experience they obtain through membership.
Click here to learn more about membership with the Junior League of Columbia.
Community Assistance Funds. Each year, the JLC designates a portion of its budget to help address the short-term critical needs of not-for-profit organizations. For more information, see the Community Assistance Funds Application.
Community Enrichment Grant Program. Organizations with projects that are related to the JLC's mission and focus area are encouraged to apply for a grant of $5,000 or more. For more information, see the Community Enrichment Grant Program RFP. (Deadline September 15, 2014)