Historical Projects

The Junior League of Minneapolis has made significant positive improvements in the Minneapolis community since its inception in 1923. Past projects we’ve initiated or supported include:

  • Adopt a Child Care Challenge
  • Anderson Youth Collaboration
  • Arts Center Arts in Education
  • Arts Project
  • Baby, Baby!
  • Blind Society Rehabilitation Center Scholarship Fund
  • Board Institute
  • Books 4 Kids
  • Boys Club Professionals Project
  • Bright Beginnings
  • Bucket Brigade
  • C.A.R.E. Partners
  • Camp Courage
  • Career Clinic for Mature Women
  • Cerebral Palsy Center
  • Chemical Dependency Course
  • Child Sexual Abuse Prevention-Illusion Theater
  • Child Study Workshop
  • Children’s Hospital Committee
  • Children’s Hospital Fund
  • Children’s Hospital Pledge
  • Children’s Protective Society
  • Children’s Theater Study
  • Children’s Theater
  • Community Arts (Docents)
  • Community Line
  • Community Training Project
  • Community Welfare Council Coordinator Salary
  • Comprehensive School Readiness Program
  • Consumer Council
  • Curative Workshop
  • 3D: Dine, Dish, Discover
  • Design for Family Living
  • Division of Indian Work
  • Ecology
  • Ecology Symposium “Dilemma of the Peaceful Atom”
  • Education TV “Art Treasures”
  • Educational Study Group
  • Education Television
  • Free Arts for Abused Children of Minnesota
  • Glen Lake County Home School
  • Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery
  • Group Home of The City, Inc
  • Heart Hospital
  • Hennepin County Community Chest
  • Hugs and Hearts Child Care Service
  • Human Sexuality Task Force
  • International Center
  • International Special Olympics
  • Jeremiah Program
  • Kaleidoscope
  • Kids in the Kitchen
  • LeagueAires Chorus
  • LINCSeniors
  • March of Dimes
  • Metropolitan Food Drive
  • Minneapolis General Hospital
  • Minneapolis General Hospital Service League
  • Minneapolis Girls’ Club Inc.
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art Production of Film Strips
  • Minneapolis Public Library
  • Minneapolis Society for the Blind
  • Minneapolis Society for the Blind for Remodeling Homes for the Blind
  • Minneapolis Society of Fine Arts
  • Minnesota Early Learning Design, Inc
  • Minnesota Environment Law Institute
  • Minnesota Society
  • Missing and Exploited Children
  • Mississippi River Guidebook-Bicentennial Project
  • MN Center for Pregnancy and Infant Loss
  • MOTHEREAD/FATHEREAD-MN
  • Moving Ahead-After Your Breast Cancer Diagnosis
  • Minneapolis Public Library Puppetry State and Workshop
  • Museum Docents Program
  • New Front Programming Services
  • Omnibus
  • Opportunity Workshop
  • PACER Center, Inc.
  • Parent Workshop on Youngsters
  • Partners in Parenting: A Minnesota Conference
  • Pharm House
  • Project Giving
  • Puppetry
  • Radio Transcription “Look What We Found”
  • Red Cross
  • Red Cross “V-12”
  • Region XI Battered Women’s Consortium
  • School Volunteers Program
  • SEEDS/TAPP
  • Senior Citizen Guide for Human Services (First Call for Help)
  • Senior Citizens
  • Sister Kenny
  • Smart Cents
  • Social Work Associates Program
  • South Side Youth Project
  • Special Learning Disabilities
  • Standing Strong (Division of Indian Work)
  • John H. Stevens House
  • Success and Me
  • Success By 6
  • Summer Arts Festival
  • Survival Skills Institute, Inc.
  • Symphony Rehearsal Broadcast
  • 3 Rs Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
  • Task Force on Cultural Affairs
  • Teen Outreach
  • Television Museum Series
  • The City
  • The City Hill School
  • The Clothes Line
  • Too Early Pregnancy
  • TV Safety Program for Children
  • Tyrone Guthrie Theater
  • United Hospital Fund
  • V.I.E.
  • Veteran’s Hospital
  • Violence Against Women
  • Visiting Nurses Association
  • Volunteer Career Development
  • Volunteer Service Bureau
  • Washburn Child Guidance Center (SLD)
  • Women in Leadership
  • Women’s Institute for Social Change
  • Workshop for Mental Health
  • Youth Workshop
  • YWCA of Minneapolis, Minnesota Area Wife Battering Conference for Church Officials, Women’s Resource Center