About Us

MISSION STATEMENT

The Junior League of Longview, 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.

 

VISION STATEMENT

The Junior League of Longview, Inc. will enrich our community by devoting our resources to positively impact the welfare of all people in the East Texas area.

 

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION STATEMENT

The Junior League of Longview, Inc. welcomes all women who value our mission.  We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations, and communities.

 

Since its founding in 1901 by social activist Mary Harriman, The Junior League has evolved into one of the oldest, largest and most effective women’s volunteer organizations in the world, encompassing 150,000 women in 291 Leagues in four countries.

Our mandate has not wavered: to develop exceptionally qualified civic leaders who collaborate with community partners to identify a community’s most urgent needs and address them with meaningful and relevant programs and initiatives that not only improve lives, but also change the way people think. This important work has won us dedicated community and corporate partners and loyal supporters for more than 114 years as well as an enduring legacy as the foremost provider of civic leadership training for women.

They don’t call us the Volunteer Powerhouse for nothing.