About Us

Mission

The Junior League of Portland, Maine is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. The Junior League of Portland, ME reaches out to women of all races, religions, and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism.

The Junior League of Portland is a member of the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc

Vision

The Junior League of Portland aspires to be Maine’s leading women’s volunteer organization. We will inspire shared solutions through our long-term commitment to community, collaboration, fund development, service, and leadership.

Values

The Junior League of Portland, ME is guided by the following values:

  • Diversity
  • Collaboration
  • Community
  • Empowerment
  • Leadership 
  • Respect
  • Service

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The Junior League of Portland, ME welcomes all women who value our mission. We are committed to creating inclusive environments for all individuals, organizations, and communities. 

Notable Members of The Association of Junior Leagues International

Read more on famous League members here.

Awards Received

  • 2013: Community Counseling Center Heart of Gold Award
  • 2008: Kids First Center Libby McLeod Award
  • 2006: Junior League Award for Membership ($3,000 award)
  • 2000: AJLI Community Impact Merit Award – Kids First Center ($1,000 award)
  • 1996: AJLI Community Impact Merit Award – Beacon Teen Center ($1,000 award)