Update from 2020-2021 President Jessica Brown

Update From President Jessica Brown What a year, so far! We are only a month into our 2020-2021 year, but it (along with the rest of 2020) has proven to be one for the record books. The 2020-2021 year may look different, but we remain committed to bettering ourselves, each other, and our community. During […]

CLOTHE OUR COMMUNITY DONATION DRIVE

In alignment with the theme of this year’s Christmas Parade, “The Joy of Giving,” the Junior League of Greater Lakeland invites you to participate in a donation drive during the month of December. The following new, unused items are needed for local elementary, middle, and high school children: Shoes (Everyday/tennis shoe size child 10 through […]

Pre-Order Your Thrift Sale Shirt and/or Tank TODAY!

Pre-Order Your Thrift Sale Shirt and/or Tank TODAY! PRE-ORDERS CLOSE ON JULY 25TH.   Your order is not final until you pay online at: http://www.jlgl.org/product-category/jlgl-merchandise/ If you have any questions, please email President@JLGL.org. Thanks! Please fill out the form here to place your order: https://docs.google.com/forms/

Community Outreach Grants

The Community Outreach Committee has been able to impact on our community this year by providing volunteers and resources to nonprofits such as the Achievement Academy, Girls Inc., Interact Alliance, Learning Resource Center, Tri County Human Services, Inc., VISTE and the YMCA. The Community Outreach committee and CRPD are exploring a potential collaboration with Girls, […]

Reading is Fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a national book distribution program that was previously funded through the federal government and now is exclusively funded by the Junior League of Greater Lakeland. JLGL has been a RIF program participant for over forty years. This program continues to distribute books to children with the greatest need in schools in […]

World of Reading

Each Spring, the Junior League of Greater Lakeland takes children on a journey around the world by bringing their favorite literary adventures to life. World of Reading is an annual event that is hosted every April in Barnett Park, located in Downtown Lakeland. What started more than twelve years ago as an small town family […]