Essentials Drive

Since 2012, the Junior League of Portland, OR, has sponsored an annual Delicates Drive to support survivors of human trafficking. Over the summer, the Stop Human Trafficking Committee met with our community partners to learn how their needs have changed during these unprecedented times of Covid-19. Through these conversations, we learned that the needs of…

Stop Human Trafficking Awareness Day Event

In the past year, the Stop Human Trafficking Committee has contributed to the League’s impact on the Portland community in many ways, most notably with two signature programs centered around National Human Trafficking Awareness Day.  On January 11, 2020, the Committee hosted its first annual event.  This event was open to the entire community  to…

Tournament of Roses Parade

If you watched the Tournament of Roses Parade on January 1, 2020, you may have seen AJLI Director at Large and former Junior League of Portland President and Sustainer, Kaycee Wiita, who was an outwalker for the ‘Pasadena Celebrates 2020’ float. Kaycee represented the Junior League Movement and the work of Junior League Suffragettes to…

Virtual Check Presentation to NAFY

The Junior League of Portland is proud to provide a $110,000 gift to New Avenues for Youth (NAFY) in honor of our 110th anniversary as a league. New Avenues for Youth is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention and intervention of youth homelessness. They provide basic needs such as meals, showers and counseling as…

Literacy Celebration – A Children’s Story Hour

Jackie Starr, Executive Director of the Friends of the Library read “Baby Feminist” and JLP President Gina Roman read “You’re Here for a Reason” to a group of children from the community at the Multnomah County Central Library in Downtown Portland. Attendees enjoyed crafts, activities themed around the books, and enjoyed time in our beautiful…

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Events

  • Oct21

    Essentials Drive

    Oct 21, 2020 - Apr 30, 2021

    The Junior League of Portland encourages you to join us in supporting survivors of human trafficking through our Essentials Drive between October 2020 and April 2021

Updates

  • The Junior League of Portland’s Racial Justice Commitment

    posted on July 9, 2020

    June 3, 2020 The events of the past week have once again underscored the severity and violence of racism that our communities experience in the United States and across the world every day. The Junior League of Portland condemns the senseless acts of violence being perpetuated against the Black community here in Portland and nationally.…

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