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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 the op-ed piece in the San Jose Mercury News, "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

  • Feb
    8

    The Shop End of Season Winter Sale

    FEBRUARY 8: 50% off all merchandise

    FEBRUARY 9: 75% off all merchandise

    FEBRUARY 10: 85% off all merchandise

  • Feb
    10

    Get Glam! Valentine's Day Social at Nordstrom

    WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 6 - 8 PM AT NORDSTROM, STANFORD SHOPPING CENTER

    Join us for a private event where beauty experts from Chanel, Laura Mercier, Bobbi Brown, MAC, and Jo Malone will be doing Valentine's Day makeup tutorials. Beauty experts can also help you purchase any makeup or skincare that you need for spring. Light refreshments will be served. The cost of the event is $30 and Nordstrom has some very exciting surprises planned, you won't go home empty handed! Attendance is limited to 23 women and is open to Actives and Sustainers. RSVP required. Purchase your ticket here.

  • Feb
    15

    Holiday: Office and The Shop Closed

    MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15

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

  • Mar
    16

    March General Membership Meeting

    WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 6:30 PM SOCIAL, 7 - 9 PM MEETING AT THE JCC

    Please RSVP so that we may plan food for the meeting.