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


Fourth Annual STEM Expo

The Junior League of Syracuse will host its annual STEM Expo on April 22 in partnership with Danforth Middle School. Over 60 6th grade middle school girls will participate in a morning of STEM activities.

JLS volunteers in the community

National Volunteer Week

Junior League of Syracuse members will celebrate National Volunteer Week April 10-16, 2016 by giving back at local community organizations.

JLS 95 for 95 - photo Facebook-crop

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.


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.

  • May19

    Corks & Forks

    Join the Junior League of Syracuse for an evening of food, wine, and fun
  • Jun10

    Annual Meeting & June GMM

    The JLS celebrates 2015-2016 and this year's Spirit of Mary Harriman Award honoree
  • Jun25

    Leadership Training

    The new JLS board and leadership team will attend training for the 2016-2017 year

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.