The Junior League of Winston-Salem, Inc. (JLWS) 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.
Girls on the Run is a program for third to fifth grade girls designed to improve their self-image, health behaviors, and physical activity habits. JLWS volunteers mentor and encourage girls to become healthy and confident young women.
The mission of BookWORM is to collect new and gently used books from our members and the greater community and to facilitate their distribution to children who have limited or no access to books in their homes.
Kids in the Kitchen empowers youth, first through fifth grade, to make healthy choices helping to reverse health issues associated with childhood obesity. Events include games, healthy snack preparation and exercise.