The Junior League of Owensboro challenges women to greatness through volunteering, friendship, and commitment to improving our Owensboro-Daviess County community.

Community Impact

Healthy Owensboro Initiative
League members are promoting an exciting initiative! Healthy Owensboro is a project that includes feeding elementary-aged children through a "back-pack on the weekends" program, hosting Kids in the Kitchen events at the Museum of Science and History throughout the summer, hosting Kids in the Kitchen activities at community centers and events, and more!  You can help support this community initiative to build a healthier community by participating in the 5K held in September, annually. Read more.

Jump Around Around the Park
Traditionally, more than 500 people the free community event in the spring at Moreland Park.  Participants receive a free healthy lunch and enjoyed many activities focused on living a healthy lifestyle and family fun.  The Kids in the Kitchen team joined in the fun with hosting a celebrity chef and a Kid's Iron Chef Challenge!  read more
Kids in the Kitchen
Throughout the year JLO works with many community organizations and restaurants to provide a fun, educational, hands-on event called Kids in the Kitchen. This FREE event is a fun way to learn about healthy eating choices that can last a lifetime. KITK is one of the many "womanpower!" projects JLO does!. read more

Ladies Lunch and Learn

The Junior League of Owensboro was invited to attend the annual Ladies Lunch and Learn at Wright Implement for a morning of education and fun. Topics included equipment safety and a ride-n-drive session on the equipment.



New Year's Eve Gala

Join the Junior League of Owensboro celebrate the end of 2015, and the beginning of 2016 at the New Year's Eve Gala!  Gala takes place at the Holiday Inn Downtown Owensboro, and will be our primary signature project fundraiser.

Kids in the Kitchen

The Junior League of Owensboro is proud to be collaborating with the Owensboro Area Museum of Science and History for four years providing an award winning program:  KIDS IN THE KITCHEN. Thanks to great community sponsor, Erie Insurance, BB&T, and volunteers, children and parents have participated in regular educational programming that is lots of fun!

What is Kids in the Kitchen? Children of all ages can learn fun healthy tips about nutrition, exercise and what it means to stay healthy!  Delicious free foods, learn fun & easy food recipes, hands-on food preparation, games and many special guests - ALL FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! (Museum fee may apply)

For event times and details, call the museum (270) 687-2732. Don't miss this fun opportunity for your children!

Contact if you would like to host a Kids in the Kitchen program at your location!

2015 Charity Ball Wrap Up

What an honor it has been to act as the Chairs of the 50th anniversary of Charity Ball. Since its earliest days as a cotillion club, the Junior League of Owensboro has upheld an incredible tradition of excellence in community advocacy.Our members have worked to enrich the lives of the citizens of Owensboro, and bring together women of all ages, nationalities and backgrounds for a central purpose of giving back.We are grateful for the tremendous support of our sponsors, our committee members, the active members of the league, and the women whose past leadership gave us the opportunity to be here with you today.Thank you for being a part of such a beautiful night.
Cheers to 50 more years!
Katie Keller & Britney O’Bryan
2015 Charity Ball Chairs

2015 Charity Ball Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors who made "50 Golden Years" a true success, beacause of you we are able to give back to our community through our Healthy Owensboro Signature Project!

Second Amendment Firearms

Welborn Floral Co.

Owensboro Grain

UBS Financial Services, Inc. - Altaf Merchant

Owensboro Dermatology

Geoffrey & Shannon Hulse

Johnson Family Dentistry

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home

Sterett Construction Company

Atmos Energy

Independence Bank

Tom & Kim Logan

Greenwell Chisolm


Third Chance Auto

Envision Contracting

Fifth Third Bank

Canteen-John Conti

Owensboro Health

Aflac Keller District

Dan & Karen Andersen

Don Moore GM Store

Dr. Anthony Durall

Glenn Funeral Home

BB&T Bank

Carroll Hayden

Amy Carrico, MD

MPD, Inc.

Mayfield Hodges



Our Mission

The Junior League of Owensboro is an 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 reaches out to women of all races, religions, and national origins who demonstrate an interest in a commitment to voluntarism.

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