Mission and Values

Our Mission
The Junior League of Minneapolis is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose if exclusively educational and charitable. 

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging 

The Junior League of Minneapolis welcomes all women committed to our mission of promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving our community. Diverse experiences, ideas, perspectives, and backgrounds create a stronger, more engaged League to better serve our community. We value what makes people unique in our organization. Those who identify as women, of all abilities, ethnicities, races, religions, sexual orientations, and socioeconomic statuses are encouraged to join The Junior League of Minneapolis.

Our Vision
The Junior League: Women Around the World as Catalysts for Lasting Community Change. 

Our Values
As we embrace our core values, they ensure we embody our mission and guide all we do. 

  • Passionate about our community: We are passionate about the community and believe in maximizing our impact through strategic external partnerships and volunteer action in pursuit of our mission. 
  • Promote development: We are committed to helping one another achieve our potential. We foster a supportive and motivating environment that enables continuous learning, encourages mentoring and develops future leaders.  
  • Respect: We respect each other, those in our organization and those we serve and partner with in the community. We strive to understand others, to respect differences and to treat everyone with dignity. We embrace individuality and strive for inclusion.