12 May WHAT WE DO
Since its inception in 1975, members of the Junior League of Norman improve our community through our mission-driven projects and our hands-on work with support from our Community Partners. Our current projects focus on reducing obstacles and increasing opportunities for vulnerable children and youth, within the Norman community. We are hands-on in our communities. Each year our members contribute over 500 hours of service in addition to thousands of dollars in donations.
The Junior League of Norman, Inc, is part of an international 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 Norman: Women Around the World as Catalysts for Lasting Community Change.
Diversity: The Junior League of Norman welcomes all women who value our Mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations and communities.
Collaboration: We believe lasting societal change is achieved through both collaboration and meaningful disagreement. Living the value of collaboration inspires us to accomplish more together.
Community: We believe a strong sense of community is essential to human well-being. Living the value of community provides a foundation of inclusion, which allows us to make a greater impact on the world around us.
Empowerment: We believe that the empowerment of women is a necessary requirement to create positive, lasting societal change. Living the value of empowerment fosters trust and confidence in each other.
Leadership: We believe in the unique power of women’s leadership abilities to transform communities for the better. Living the value of leadership allows us to make a collective difference.
Respect: We believe respect is a fundamental human right. Living the value of respect instills in us an unconditional positive regard for others.
Service: We believe it is through service that we build core relationships with others. Service is the lens through which we decide how we will invest our time and resources. Living the value of service empowers us as catalysts for lasting community change.
Diversity and Inclusion Commitment Statement
The Junior League of Norman welcomes all women who value our mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations, and communities.