Considering Supporting Our Powerful Work? Here’s Why You Should.

We view every contribution we receive as so much more than money. To us, it’s fuel. Working in tandem with our passion for creating change in Rochester, your donations help keep the fire of progress burning, and that’s more valuable than dollars and cents could ever quantify. That’s why every donation matters to the Junior League of Rochester. When you donate to the JLR, you’re helping us empower local women to create positive, lasting societal change in Rochester.

Your Donations Make a Local Impact.

JLR is committed to maintaining our promise of good stewardship, which begins with transparency, openness, and a proactive approach to sharing the direct impact of the contributions we receive. Currently, we are working with community partners throughout Rochester to address and solve pressing issues like to address and solve pressing issues like family self-sufficiency and diaper need in our community. Your contributions help our progress build momentum.

For over 100 years The Junior League has been helping to lift people out of poverty, community by community. Our history is strong, and you’ve helped to make that possible.

Help Us Confront Rochester’s Most Pressing Issues, Head On.

As just one of 291 Leagues in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and the U.K., we have the unique privilege of watching over 140,000 women take similar action within their own communities. This unending source of inspiration provides us with a powerful depth of knowledge and motivation to bring about the changes we strive to accomplish. Your contributions help make this work possible.

How Much Should I Donate to JLR?

Every amount matters, but in our League, a gift of $30.00 helps to buy enough diapers to support one child in need for a month, or send one of our league members to a local leadership training so we can continue to drive change in our community. Your donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law, and our tax ID is 16-6002725.

Donating is Safe, Simple, and Secure

When you choose to donate to Junior League of Rochester, feel confident that your personal information is safe. All donations are processed through a secure portal, so you’ll never have to worry about privacy.

Ways to Give


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Please consider joining our monthly giving program by checking the appropriate box on our donation form.

By Mail

To donate by mail, please mail your check payable to:

The Junior League of Rochester
110 Linden Oaks, Suite A
Rochester, NY 14625-2888

Consider a Tribute Gift

Giving a gift in tribute to a loved one is a beautiful way to honor their legacy of community service, charity, and altruism. We welcome and appreciate tribute gifts of any amount.

Include the name of your loved one in the space provided on our online donation form or notate the name on your check.

Participate in your Employer’s Annual United Way Campaign

Select the Junior League or Rochester as your Donor Choice #3384

Do More With Employee Matching Gifts

To find out if your company has a matching gift program, please contact your Human Resources department.

Your Donations at Work

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