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The Junior League of Palo Alto•Mid Peninsula is investing in our next generation of female STEM leaders through strategic grant-making, coalition building and by partnering with local and national nonprofits on projects for direct service, capacity building and advocacy.  We are excited to announce new multi-year partnerships with The Tech Museum of Innovation and Technovation to engage girls in our community with innovative STEM education and programs.  This includes a $100,000 grant and volunteer support to launch Girls Day at The Tech and The Tech Challenge mentorship program.

In the news: Read more about Girls Day @ The Tech – "New program at the Tech shows science is for girls", San Jose Mercury News. (May 07, 2016)

Technovation & Innovation: Project READ Girls take on Tech! Sponsored by Technovation, the Junior League of Palo Alto•Mid Peninsula and BNY Mellon. (March 29, 2016)

Read more about our partnership with The Tech Museum of Innovation and their Tech Challenge in the San Jose Mercury News (March 2, 2016).

"Helping Girls See Themselves in STEM Careers," co-authored by our President Jan Hickman and Gretchen Walker, Vice President of Education at The Tech. Museum of Innovation

The first Girls Day @ The Tech, sponsored by the JLPA•MP, was covered here:

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Upcoming Events

  • May
    30

    Memorial Day

    MONDAY, MAY 30, 2016

    The League office and The Shop will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

  • Jun
    23

    W by Worth Sample Sale at The Shop

    THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 12 NOON TO 5 PM AND FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 10 AM TO 4 PM, AT THE SHOP

    Save the dates for the W by Worth Sample Sale at The Shop. More details coming soon.

  • Jun
    25

    The Shop End of Summer Sale

    SATURDAY, 10 AM TO 5 PM, 50% OFF ALL MERCHANDISE

    MONDAY, 10 AM TO 5 PM, 75% OFF ALL MERCHANDISE

    TUESDAY, 10 AM TO 5 PM, 85% OFF ALL MERCHANDISE

    WEDNESDAY, THE SHOP CLOSED FOR RESTOCKING

    Don't miss our end of summer sale!

  • Jul
    4

    Independence Day

    MONDAY, JULY 4, 2016

    The League office and The Shop will be closed in observance of Independence Day.