What We Do!
The Junior League of Alexandria…
- awards $5,000 per year in scholarships to girls in Rapides Parish that excel in volunteer service to their community.
- awards numerous grants annually to different non-profit organizations in our focus area which
address women and children’s issues.
- runs the ‘New to You’ thrift shop, which is as one way for our members to work hands on within our community.
- hosts the annual Kids in the Kitchen event, promoting healthy eating and activities for young people.
- volunteers time and efforts with a variety of community organizations, such as the Food Bank of Central Louisiana, Girls on the Run, and the Hope House, through out different times of the year.
- organizes and leads leadership training workshops for its members, we strive to equip each member with the knowledge and confidence they need to go into the community and serve with other organizations and boards.
We are ALL IN for Cenla!
Our first General Membership Meeting will take place on September 13th at the Officer’s Club at Camp Bouregard in Pineville. The social begins 6:00 pm with gavel at 6:30pm. We will hear plans for our 2016-2017 League year and find out where we each can get involved.