Regarded as one of Abilene’s favorite parties, the Rhinestone Round Up Derby Party is an evening of food, music, and entertainment hosted during the storied Western Heritage Classic. All proceeds go to benefit the Junior League of Abilene and the Expo Center of Taylor County. You don’t want to miss this evening full of fun! […]
Be sure to follow us on social media to keep connected on all things League. We have pages on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Search for “Junior League of Abilene” or “JLAbilene” to get started. There are also closed groups accessible to active and provisional members.
Abilene Gives is a 24-hour online fundraising event hosted by the Community Foundation of Abilene. This is a community-wide celebration of giving that truly reflects the very name of the event, Abilene Gives. When Abilene Gives, lives are changed. This year’s event will be held on May 1, 2018.
Since its founding in 1901 by social activist Mary Harriman, The Junior League has evolved into one of the oldest, largest, and most effective women’s volunteer organizations in the world, encompassing more than 150,000 women in 291 Leagues in four countries.
Beginning in 1948, the Junior League of Abilene has supported many important projects and has made a positive impact on countless lives in Abilene by addressing the needs of our community. Our community support s through both direct financial assistance and the many thousands of volunteer hours provided by our members.
We appreciate our generous donors that enable the League to continue to effect positive change within our community.