The Junior League of Norfolk Virginia Beach, Inc. has been positively impacting the local community for over 90 years. We provide trained volunteers for local projects as well as financial support for organizations in need.
We annually focus our support on a diverse group of programs to address the needs of our community in an effort to effectively impact as many organizations as possible. The variety of programs also helps engage our League members by providing a wide range of volunteer opportunities.
Healthy Kids Initiative – Beginning in 2014-2015, the JLNVB membership continued its Signature Issue: Healthy Kids Initiative with another three-year commitment. By membership vote, it was determined that childhood obesity and nutrition was a top priority in Hampton Roads, making this initiative a 9 year total effort.
Community Partners — Multi-year partnership with local non-profit agencies providing both volunteer and financial support, including:
- St. Mary’s Home
- King’s Daughters Milk Bank at CHKD
- Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore
- Girls on the Run South Hampton Roads
- Park Place Child Life Center
Kids in the Kitchen — International AJLI initiative designed to help communities address the urgent issue of childhood obesity. It is designed to teach children and families the importance of good nutrition and a healthy lifestyle.