Changing Lives Through Literacy
Read · Learn · Grow
The Junior League of Denver, Incorporated (founded in 1918), is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
The Junior League of Denver strives to change lives through literacy in the Denver metro area by providing the tools for a better future.
About the JLD
Live the Legacy: Give, Grow, Get Connected
The JLD is an organization where women Give back to their community, Grow professionally and as leaders, and Get Connected to other women.
Our focus is changing lives through literacy. We are currently researching how to make the largest impact in the Denver metro area. Learn more about our community efforts, including our very own Read2Kids program.
We provide leadership (and overall) training for women. For instance, a woman who is an engineer by day can volunteer in PR/Marketing, broadening her skill set. This is a vital part of our mission. Learn more about becoming a member
The JLD has a proud history of public policy and advocacy. In 1987, the JLD was the first League in the United States to hire a government affairs specialist. Learn more
We were honored and humbled to receive the 2013 Above and Beyond Award from our valued community partner, The Gathering Place, for our outstanding commitment to and support of this incredible organization. Learn more
Our 2013 Mile High Holiday Mart will be held Friday, November 22nd - Sunday, November 24th at the Denver Marriott Tech Center. More details coming very soon...