Mission and Values

Mission Statement
Junior League of Mobile Inc., is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Junior League of Mobile will make a measurable impact by enriching our community through support in areas of focus regarding children and education.

Reaching Out Statement
Junior League of Mobile reaches out to women of all races, religions, and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism.

Core Values
I.  Leadership – JLM provides a motivating and supportive environment through continuous learning that encourages our members’ individual leadership potential in JLM and the community.

II.  Sustainability – JLM is a continuously evolving organization drawing upon a rich legacy of improving our community, maintaining financial stability, and emphasizing a diverse, growing membership.

III.  Collaboration – JLM values collaboration among its members as well as effective external partnerships to greater impact our community through coordinated resources.

IV.  Compassionate Service – JLM makes meaningful contributions to our community through volunteer action and community leadership.

JLM Legacy Projects
Over the past 80 years, Junior League of Mobile (JLM) has gifted a “legacy” of other nonprofit agencies and programs to our community. These JLM “legacy” projects are organizations who which were founded all or in part by Junior League of Mobile that continue to thrive today as self sustaining organizations that address specific community needs. JLM legacy agencies and programs include: The Carlen House Museum, The Child Advocacy Center, The Preschool for the Sensory Impaired, Volunteer Mobile, Mobile Arts Council, The Gulf Coast Exploreum Hands-On Science Learning Center, The Drug Education Council, Mobile Public Library’s Bookmobile Program, Mobile Area Education Foundation, the Visiting Nurse’s Association, United Cerebral Palsy of Mobile, and the Child Daycare Association in addition to others. JLM is very proud to be a part of these organizations founding.