**The Junior League of Atlanta, Inc. is now accepting applications for its 15th Annual Empowerment Award.
Junior League of Atlanta, Inc. (JLA) partners with community agencies that reflect our mission, vision and values. Focused on supporting women and children at risk, The JLA provides much-needed volunteer resources and funding, and serves as a catalyst for positive change through our partnerships.
Each year, the JLA invests thousands of volunteer hours to community agencies and programs that support empowering women and children to become self-sufficient. This year, the JLA will contribute more than 100,000 volunteer hours, valued at over $2 million dollars, along with $250,000 in grant funding to our community partners.
To make greater impact in the Atlanta community, in 2012, The Junior League of Atlanta committed to rolling out a new community engagement model known as Issue-Based Community Impact (IBCI). The IBCI model orients strategic tactics of direct service, advocacy and public education/awareness, strategic grant-making, capacity building, training, and coalition building towards achieving specific, measurable impact in the community.
Under the IBCI model, the JLA is working to make lasting impact in the following areas:
All JLA partners and projects align with these issues and/or support women and children at risk. To learn more about how to become a partner of the JLA, click here.
Learn more about JLA’s current community programs by clicking here.