Building a Better Syracuse

For 95 years, we have trained women to be valued community volunteers. Through service and financial support we have also been instrumental in the development and growth of well-known philanthropic community assets and have responded to urgent social issues.

What we're doing

The JLS Holiday Shoppes

The Holiday Shoppes Tradition

As the JLS celebrates a holiday shopping tradition 20 years in the making, see why central New Yorkers travel far and wide seeking our distinctive variety of merchants offering “boutique shopping at its best.”

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95 for 95

95 minutes over 95 hours to celebrate 95 years! Junior League of Syracuse members commemorated our 95th anniversary by participating in a hands-on volunteer outreach initiative with community organizations.


95 Years Strong

For 95 years, the Junior League of Syracuse has been instrumental in developing and supporting the initiatives and institutions that have helped make Syracuse a better place to live, work, learn, and play.



The Junior League of Syracuse held our third annual Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Expo event at Danforth Middle School on May 1.


Ending Human Trafficking

The Junior League of Syracuse is committed to raising awareness of and educating the community about the risks of human trafficking in the Central New York area.

  • Dec06

    Holidays at Chadwick Residence

    JLS members visit Chadwick Residence to decorate holiday gingerbread houses and cookies
  • Dec18

    New Member Class

    New Members visit the Rescue Mission to learn about programs to end hunger in Syracuse
  • Apr01

    STEM Expo

    Fourth annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Expo

The Junior League of Syracuse is raising awareness that human trafficking occurs here in Central New York

Human trafficking is an organized criminal activity for the purpose of involuntary sexual slavery, forced labor, or commercial exploitation. Human trafficking is a global, national, and local problem.