JLSC Participates in The Little Black Dress Initiative

The Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI) is a social media-driven fundraising campaign started by the Junior League of London to raise awareness about poverty and its effects on women’s lives. Advocates wear the same black dress (or outfit) for five consecutive days to illustrate the restrictions poverty places on choices, opportunities, and access to resources….

2021-2022 Women of the Year Winners Announced!

The Junior League of Stark County, Ohio, Inc. is pleased to host the seventy-fourth annual Women of the Year Award Honorees, Amy Mast as the Community Award Recipient and Laurie Moline as the President’s Award Recipient. The awards luncheon event will take place on Wednesday, October 6 at 11:00 a.m. at Gervasi Vineyard in Canton. …

Junior Leaders Community Service Grant Applications Open

Are you, or do you know, a young woman living in Stark County who would like to make a difference? Do you have a great idea for a project, but lack the resources to accomplish that project? As an integral part of our mission, The Junior League of Stark County aims to not only improve…

Seeking New Members

Our impact area is currently food security, but we work to encourage our members to find projects they are passionate about and present those ideas to the board for approval.  If you have seen a need in our community, we would be open to working together!   Our League meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every…

Women of the Year Luncheon

Seventy-Third Annual Women of the Year Luncheon on Thursday, October 8, 2020 The Junior League of Stark County remains committed to acknowledging Leadership. Excellence. Generosity. Commitment to others. These are the qualities we admire in others and strive to embody in our own lives.  We are excited to inform you that the Seventy-Third Annual Women of…

Apply Now! Junior Leaders Community Service Grant

Are you, or do you know a young woman living in Stark County who would like to make a difference? Do you have a great idea for a project, but lack the resources to accomplish that project? As an integral part of our mission, The Junior League of Stark County aims to not only improve…

Women of the Year Winners Announced

Since 1947, Junior League of Stark County has been shining a spotlight on women in our community – the difference makers, leaders and heroes – who have shared their time, talent and resources to help the underserved, improve our communities and inspire other women to achieve their greatest potential. Each year, award recipients are chosen…

Wine Down Wednesday Events

Join us this year for Wine Down Wednesdays.  We will have 4 movie nights planned at President, Jen Barone’s house to watch documentaries around Food Security Issues or Women Empowerment.  Join us Wed, Sept 18th at 6pm for our first event to watch the documentary “Hunger in America”.  Movie starts at 6:15pm

Applications open for Junior Leaders Community Grant

Are you, or do you know, a young woman living in Stark County who would like to make a difference? Do you have a great idea for a project, but lack the resources to accomplish that project? As an integral part of our mission, The Junior League of Stark County aims to not only improve…

Women of the Year Awards – May 9, 2019

This year marks the 72nd year for the Junior League of Stark County, Ohio, Inc. annual Women of the Year Awards. The event will take place on Thursday, May 9th at the Kent State University Stark Conference Center honoring two deserving women who have made outstanding volunteer contributions to the Greater Stark County community. Join…

Par for the Kitchen

The First Tee of Canton and The Junior League of Stark County, Ohio, Inc has teamed up to create “Par for the Kitchen,” a healthy habits cooking program for youth ages 8-18.  The Par for the Kitchen cooking program derives from The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits curriculum, which focuses on social, emotional, and physical…