A Christmas Affair

Our biggest fundraiser of the year will be held November 15-19, 2017 at Palmer Events Center.  Click here to learn more about A Christmas Affair.  Thank you to all our donors, attendees and merchants who help make A Christmas Affair a success for our community.

Austin Entertains

The Junior League of Austin is thrilled to announce that 2017 will be the inaugural year for Austin Entertains, a culinary experience led by Austin’s greatest female chefs at Brazos Hall on May 4, 2017. Prepare to join us for an evening that combines tastings from the women who are leading Austin’s culinary scene, libations…

Bunny Brunch

Join us April 1st at the UT Golf Club to enjoy a fun filled day with children’s crafts, petting zoo, live music, an Easter egg hunt, and a special appearance by our Guest of Honor, the Easter Bunny. Thank you to our sponsors for their generous support.


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.

Coats for Kids

On Saturday, December 10th, 2016 thousands of families gratefully “shopped” for just the right warm winter coat.  Thank you, Central Texas, for your support and help to keep so many children warm and healthy this year. The Austin community did it again!  In this, our 30th year, Coats for Kids is proud to announce the distribution…

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…


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

  • Meet the Breakthrough Austin Project Chair, Angeline Close Scheinbaum

    posted on March 22, 2017

    Full name: Angeline Close Scheinbaum Occupation: Associate Professor, The University of Texas at Austin Current placement: Breakthrough Austin Project Chair When did you join JLA? I joined Jr. League in 2006. From 2006-2011 I was with the Junior League of Las Vegas, where I served with our gala, helped the provisional chair start a signature fashion show…

  • JLA Membership Applications Open

    posted on January 7, 2017

    Interested in becoming a member and joining The Junior League of Austin? APPLY NOW! Deadline for applications is February 27, 2017.


  • May03

    Macarons and Merlot

    An Austin Entertains pre-event, Macaron & Merlot, will be held on April 30, 2017, at Juliet Ristorante. Ten female pastry chefs will compete for the best macaron while some of Austin's most experienced Sommeliers pair these delicious creations with delightful sips of their favorite merlot. Guests will have the opportunity to vote on their favorite macaron of the evening. Prepare to treat yourself to the signature flavors that make Austin the entertaining destination it is today!

  • May04

    Austin Entertains

    Prepare to join us for an evening that combines tastings from the women who are leading Austin’s culinary scene, libations from local mixologists, and a live music showcase. Austin Entertains will be a night to savor and one you won’t want to miss.

  • Nov16

    A Christmas Affair Market Days

    Nov 16, 2017 - Nov 19, 2017

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