The recipients of The Junior League of Birmingham Scholarship have been selected and named. Theses female recipients will receive a one-year scholarship at a minimum of $1,000.00 for the 2019-2020 academic year. All recipients reside in Birmingham city, Jefferson or Shelby counties (while not living on campus). They are enrolled as a full or part-time… Read More
Bham Now spoke with Tarika Bhuta about her work with the JLB’s Second Servings. Read More
On Thursday, September 20, 2018, representatives from the Junior League of Birmingham (JLB) gathered with Alice Westery, Youth Towers Executive Director, and board members in Downtown Birmingham to unveil the JLB’s second community refrigerator, an expansion of the JLB Second Servings food recovery program. Youth Towers is a 501 (c) (3) organization that helps young… Read More
On May 31, 2018, the Junior League of Birmingham (JLB) was awarded a UAB Benevolent Fund Local Agency Grant in the amount of $4,500 for the JLB Diaper Bank. The JLB Diaper Bank provides new disposable diapers to families in need. Diapers are generously stored at the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama, a community partner agency… Read More
The JLB Diaper Bank distributes 100,000 diapers a month to 230 organizations through our partnership with the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama. Diapers are essential to a baby’s healthy development, but many babies don’t have the clean diapers they need.
Did you know: 1 in 3 U.S. moms report suffering from diaper need; Government assistance programs, such as: SNAP and WIC do not cover diapers; and 32% of children in Alabama under age three live in families with incomes below the federal poverty threshold.
Since its inception, Shop Save & Share has put over $550,000 back into the community. Your donation of $40 provides the following to the Birmingham community: 333 diapers (approximately a one (1) month supply) through the JLB Diaper Bank 10 meals for homeless women and children through our project with Pathways A weekend of meals and snacks for… Read More
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