Celebrating the JLC’s Centennial Anniversary

The Junior League of Cincinnati is pleased to announce the celebration of our Centennial year!

The JLC was founded on March 17, 1920 and has since incubated and partnered with over 120 organizations and community partners. To view a holistic list of all past programs and partnerships, please visit our Programs page, here.

In addition to our internal-focused celebrations, the League has several public events in honor of our Centennial year.

The Junior League of Cincinnati: Making a Difference for 100 Years
An Exhibition at Cincinnati Museum Center
Now Open through June 14, 2020
This special exhibit is brought to you by Cincinnati Museum Center’s generous sponsorship of the Junior League of Cincinnati’s centennial year. The museum exhibit chronicles the JLC’s one hundred years in the Greater Cincinnati community, highlight past programs and fundraisers, and narrative the impact it has made on the lives of its thousands of members, both past and present. The exhibit is free for CMC members or with a discovery ticket, which can be purchased at the link below.


The Junior League of Cincinnati Centennial Gala
March 7, 2020

The Junior League of Cincinnati invites you to celebrate our one hundred year history in the Cincinnati community by attending our Centennial Gala, themed “Gems of the Queen City”! The event will be held in the Music Hall ballroom and will feature dinner and dancing. If you have questions, please email centennialgala@jlcincinnati.org for more information.

Welcome Home Initiative
Ongoing in 2019-2020 League Year
As a part of our Centennial initiatives, the Junior League of Cincinnati is welcoming back past members who have resigned or stepped away from the League. We invite past members to renew your membership with the Junior League of Cincinnati. Simply by coming back, you are furthering our mission to improve lives in our community and helping to sustain this venerable organization for years to come. Consider renewing your membership as an Active or as a Sustainer, whichever membership level you prefer.

AJLI 2020 Annual Conference
On May 14-16, representatives from all 291 Junior Leagues will visit Cincinnati for the 2020 AJLI Annual Conference in downtown Cincinnati. We hope you will consider volunteering to help welcome the 600-700 Presidents and President-Elects to our wonderful city. More volunteer information will be available closer to the date.

Interested in learning more about the Junior League of Cincinnati and its 100 year legacy?

Thank you to these generous sponsors who made our Centennial celebration possible!

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