The Junior League of Yakima’s JLY EMPOWERS is back for its 4th year and will be held on April 13, 2019 from 9am-1pm. 

Join us as we and community volunteers and sponsors come together to complete service projects benefiting local non-profit organizations across the Yakima Valley.  

Current volunteer opportunities for JLY EMPOWERS include projects at the following locations: 

  • The Salvation Army – Thrift store organizing and sorting 

  • Children’s Village – TBD  

  • La Casa Hogar - Painting

  • Yakima Union Gospel Mission – Assist with Youth Football Combine at Madison House

  • YWCA – Beautification

  • People for People’s Meals-on-Wheels – Deep clean walk in coolers

  • Yakima Area Arboretum – Assist with Arbor Day Community event

  • Yakima Greenway Foundation – TBD

  • Habitat for Humanity – Home Build in Granger

  • Rod’s House – Cleaning, sorting, organizing


Registration is $5.00 this year and the 1st 100 Volunteers get a free waterbottle with flip straw.

Participants are welcome to join us at a Kickoff breakfast at 8:00 AM at Chesterley Park, 3606 River Road, Yakima, WA 98902.

In addition to being an opportunity to give back to the community, JLY EMPOWERS serves as a fundraising event for the Junior League of Yakima. Proceeds will go towards furthering the League's mission, including leadership training for women, funding the Junior League of Yakima's community projects, and providing assistance grants to other organizations.  

Participants are encouraged to obtain pledges of financial support for their time worked. Ask your friends and family to get involved to support you and this great cause!  

Register at https://go.rallyup.com/6452ee

For more information, please contact jlyempowerscp@gmail.com. 

Special thanks to our sponsors, including premier sponsor Stewart Subaru, for supporting the Junior League of Yakima and JLY EMPOWERS. We appreciate your support and commitment to helping us improve the Yakima community.

Thank you to our Premier Sponsor - Virgil Gamache Farms

 Junior League of Yakima

32 N 3rd Street, Ste. 430

Yakima, WA  98901




The Junior League of Yakima is a non profit organization of women dedicated to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through effective action and leadership of trained volunteers for over 80 years.

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