Become a Friend of the League!

Women in Utah need your support now more than ever! We continue to lag behind national statistics of women in leadership, including executive employment, wage gap, and political service. Yet we make up 44% of Utah’s workforce. The number of women in leadership has actually decreased in the Beehive State. The heart of the mission… Read More

5 Things to Know About Women Helping Women

Junior League of Salt Lake City’s Women Helping Women Boutique is an ongoing project in which we seek to assist women entering the workforce by providing them with free business attire. Our volunteers collect, prepare, and distribute donated professional clothing in our local boutique. We have helped more than 17,000 women since the program launched… Read More

5 More Benefits of Volunteerism

We took the occasion of a previous blog post to list five benefits of volunteerism. Our goal was to encourage readers to volunteer themselves to the local chapter of the Junior League, one of the leading sources of women’s volunteer opportunities in Salt Lake City. This post picks up where that one left off with… Read More

5 Benefits of Volunteerism

The community of women that make up the Junior League of Salt Lake City thrives on volunteerism. As a charitable organization, we could not do what we do without the volunteer efforts of the thousands of women who have come alongside us over the years. We are essentially a group of women that help build… Read More

Here’s What Effective Leadership Looks Like

Think about the worst boss you’ve ever had compared to the best boss you’ve ever had. Some key differences in effective leadership involve changing the mindset of what leadership looks like. Leaders do not drag people behind them kicking and screaming. They lead by example, taking along others on the same path in the same… Read More

CARE Fair Children’s Book Drive

Are you doing some Kon-Marie-ing  at your house and wonder what to do with your kids’ old books? Bring them to the Junior League of Salt Lake City where we can give them to children and families attending our CARE Fair! We hope to be able have every child that attends CARE Fair leave with… Read More

CARE Fair 2019

Friday, July 12, 2019 - Saturday, July 13, 2019

Held at the Horizonte Instruction & Training Center

The 27th Annual CARE Fair will be held: Friday, July 12th  9:00a-8:00p Saturday, July 13th  9:00a-5:00p Horizonte Instruction and Training Center 1234 Main Street Salt Lake City, UT 84101 The Junior League Community Assistance and Resource Event (CARE) Fair is an annual, two-day event organized and directed by the Junior League of Salt Lake City… Read More

2017 Utah Mother of the Year works to raise awareness of Human Trafficking

We were happy to work with LouAnn Christensen, Utah’s 2017 Mother of the Year, in the organization of the reading of the Proclamation signed by Governor Herbert declaring January as the Human Trafficking Prevention month.  Christensen remarked, “…human trafficking is the fastest growing criminal enterprise in the world today, tied with arms smuggling.  It may soon… Read More

Wednesday Evening Development Series (WEDS)

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

6:45-8:30 at the Junior League of Salt Lake City

Did you know there are hundreds of local boards that need members– especially women leaders? This WEDS is provided by Ann Mackin, President of SpringBoard Utah, an organization passionate about being the conduit for getting women placed on boards. This engaging seminar will provide you with guides to identify the boards that interest you and… Read More