Founded as a nonprofit group in 1926 by 59 young women, the Junior League of Richmond was affiliated in 1927 with the Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI), which currently serves in a resource and advisory capacity.
The Junior League of Richmond is an organization of women committed to the mission of promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.
An inclusive group of informed thought leaders intentionally serving and empowering women, youth, and families, striving for collective impact through collaboration and advocacy.
Community Focus Area: In 2019, the Junior League of Richmond voted to change its community focus area to women helping women and girls within the greater Richmond community.
Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
The Junior League of Richmond welcomes all women who value our Mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations, and communities.