About the Junior League of Stark County

For more than 80 years, The Junior League of Stark County, Ohio, Inc. has strived to positively impact the Stark County community by investing in the lives of others. The Junior League of Stark County is comprised of women who believe that together we can make a difference. Our membership consists of over 200 women, representing diverse professions, backgrounds and interests. Since 1937, The Junior League of Stark County has contributed thousands of hours of volunteer service to positively impact the communities in which we live.

The Junior League of Stark County is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization.

Mission Statement

The Junior League of Stark County, Ohio, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Junior League Reaching Out Statement

The Junior League of Stark County reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism.

Junior League Vision Statement

The Junior League: Women Around the World as Catalysts for Lasting Community Change.

Junior League Values

Diversity: The Junior League welcomes all women who value our Mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations and communities.

Collaboration: We believe lasting societal change is achieved through both collaboration and meaningful disagreement. Living the value of collaboration inspires us to accomplish more together.

Community: We believe a strong sense of community is essential to human well-being. Living the value of community provides a foundation of inclusion, which allows us to make a greater impact on the world around us.

Empowerment: We believe that the empowerment of women is a necessary requirement to create positive, lasting societal change. Living the value of empowerment fosters trust and confidence in each other.

Leadership: We believe in the unique power of women’s leadership abilities to transform communities for the better. Living the value of leadership allows us to make a collective difference.

Respect: We believe respect is a fundamental human right. Living the value of respect instills in us an unconditional positive regard for others.

Service: We believe it is through service that we build core relationships with others. Service is the lens through which we decide how we will invest our time and resources. Living the value of service empowers us as catalysts for lasting community change.