Coats for Kids

On December 9, 2017, The Junior League of Austin will host the 31st annual Coats for Kids Distribution Day. Together with our longstanding partners —Jack Brown Cleaners, KVET, and KVUE — the JLA will provide more than 34,000 warm winter coats to Central Texas children in need. As families arrive on Distribution Day, bilingual volunteers…

Austin Entertains

Save the Date: Austin Entertains ticket sales begin on November 7, 2017! The Junior League of Austin is pleased to present Austin Entertains, a culinary experience led by Austin’s greatest female chefs, which will be held at Fair Market on February 22, 2018. Join us for tastings from the women who are leading Austin’s culinary scene, libations from local…

A Christmas Affair

Our biggest fundraiser of the year was held November 15-19, 2017 at Palmer Events Center.  Thank you to all our donors, attendees and merchants who helped make A Christmas Affair a success for our community.

Bunny Brunch

The Junior League of Austin is thrilled to announce the return of our smash fundraising hit, Bunny Brunch! All funds raised through this event will benefit The Junior League of Austin’s programs, including FIT – Food in Tummies, Coats for Kids, and more than 30 local, community non-profits. Join us March 24, 2018 at the University of Texas…

Done-in-a-Day

Done-In-A-Day is a series of concentrated projects that provide assistance to non-profit agencies by offering volunteers for community-based events on a short-term basis. Done-In-A-Day volunteers can help with events such as picnics, food bank distribution, holiday parties, egg hunts, 10K race water distribution, children’s shoe collection and delivery, and more.

Capital Campaign

The Community Impact Center, located on Bluffstone Cove in northwest Austin, will serve as a central hub to convene our membership and the community for civic engagement activities and special events. We envision the Community Impact Center as a place where our members can come together in partnership with the community, united by a resolve…

FIT – FOOD IN TUMMIES

Our FIT program provides approximately 1,500 children healthy food options for the weekends during the school year on a weekly basis. Click here to learn more about the FIT Program or to make a donation.

Recent News

  • The Junior League Transforming Lives

    posted on November 30, 2017

    One Coat, Backpack And Shoe At A Time     The Junior League of Austin’s President, Julie Hall, and President-Elect, Amy Hurt, discuss JLA’s three signature programs: Coats for Kids, Food in Tummies and Kids in Cool Shoes (piloting this Spring) which all share the same focus of providing essential resources to children in need,…

  • Get Your Tickets to the Boas & Bows Tween Party Before They Sell Out!

    posted on November 7, 2017

    Who’s ready to get glam for the holidays?  Grab your favorite tween and get ready to show them the best part of the season… the fashion! Put on your pearls and boas for the “Boas & Bows Tween Party” and fashion show featuring clothes by WORTH on Saturday, November 18 from 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.   …

  • Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

    posted on August 29, 2017

    A big thanks to all of our members that have donated to our JLA hurricane relief efforts! As anticipated, the needs are ongoing and we continue to collect items for affected areas. Please see the updated list of donations needed below.   Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts Items may be dropped off at JLA Headquarters, or…

Events

  • Jan18

    Community Impact Center Groundbreaking

    Join us to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new Community Impact Center on January 18, 2018!

  • Feb22

    Austin Entertains

    Save the Date: Austin Entertains ticket sales begin on November 7, 2017! Join us for Austin Entertains, an evening that combines tastings from the women who are leading Austin’s culinary scene, libations from local mixologists, and a live music showcase.

  • Mar24

    Bunny Brunch

    We are thrilled to announce the return of our smash fundraising hit, Bunny Brunch. Join us to enjoy a fun filled day with children’s games and crafts, petting zoo, live music, an Easter egg hunt, and a special appearance by our Guest of Honor, the Easter Bunny! 

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