Principles

Mission Statement

The Junior League of Dallas 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.

Position Statements 

ARTS AND CULTURAL ENRICHMENT
The Junior League of Dallas supports efforts to create and enrich the quality of life through arts and cultural enrichment opportunities which are accessible to all members of the community.

DIVERSITY
The Junior League of Dallas supports efforts to create a greater appreciation and understanding of the value of similarities and differences.

EDUCATION
The Junior League of Dallas supports efforts to promote excellence in education and access to education for all individuals.

FAMILY PRESERVATION
The Junior League of Dallas will foster a greater sense of self-esteem and personal responsibility so that all individuals, families and communities are strengthened.

HEALTH
The Junior League of Dallas supports efforts to promote adequate, accessible, preventive health services for all individuals.

POVERTY INTERVENTION
The Junior League of Dallas supports efforts to meet the needs of the economically disadvantaged and to break the cycle of poverty.

VIOLENCE INTERVENTION
The Junior League of Dallas supports efforts to reduce societal violence and to assist the victims of violence.

VOLUNTARISM
The Junior League of Dallas supports and promotes volunteerism as an essential component of our society and will continue to take action which will ensure the effectiveness of the volunteer sector.

Vision Statement

To be the premier organization to connect and develop women to improve the quality of life in the Dallas community.

Goals

COMMUNICATION
Improve communication among members internally and position the Junior League of Dallas more effectively externally.

COMMUNITY IMPACT 
Identify and provide social service programs that improve the quality of life in our community. 

FUND DEVELOPMENT
Increase the amount of money raised and given to the community.

MEMBERSHIP
Attract and retain volunteers and provide an environment that encourages sociability among members.

TECHNOLOGY
Guide, manage and improve the effectiveness of the Junior League of Dallas operations using technology.

TRAINING
Offer training programs that equip members with the tools necessary to serve the community, encourage development of life enhancement skills and maximize commitment of volunteers.

Values

We will provide quality volunteer training to our members that results in supplying volunteers of the highest caliber to the community.

We will work with organizations in which we volunteer to effectively impact the community.

We will enhance members' fulfillment and commitment by promoting a positive, team-oriented environment and providing meaningful volunteer opportunities.

We will continue to develop credibility in the community and professionalism that will facilitate our effectiveness.

We will strengthen the diversity of our membership to broaden thinking and interaction and provide comprehensive volunteer representation to the community.

We will provide substantial financial support to increase our overall impact on the community and to address critical needs.

Junior League of Dallas

8003 Inwood Road

Dallas, TX 75209-3399

214-357-8822

Office Hours:

Mon - Thurs: 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Friday:  8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

edited 3/26/2014

edited 3/24/2014