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The Junior League of Palo Alto•Mid Peninsula is investing in our next generation of female STEAM 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 continue our multi-year partnership with The Tech Museum of Innovation and announce a new partnership with Project READ at the Redwood City Public Library. 

In the news: The July 2017 issue of Gentry included this article on the League's partnership with The Tech Museum of Innovation for Girls Days @ The Tech.

 "Worlds Top Girl Coders Headed to California," EdSource. Check out the great work our friends and past project partners, Technovation are doing. “If you’re wondering what we should invest in, it’s women. If you educate a woman, the whole community benefits.” Tara Chklovski, Iridescent

You can find coverage of our inaugural partnerships with The Tech Museum and Technovation, including our grant to establish Girls Days at The Tech, on our In the News page.

On why STEAM education for girls matters, check out "Helping Girls See Themselves in STEM Careers," co-authored by our Past President Jan Hickman and Gretchen Walker, Vice President of Education at The Tech. Museum of Innovation.

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Upcoming Events

  • Dec
    9

    Done in a Day with Second Harvest Food Bank

    SAT, DEC 9, 9 AM, AT 1051 BING STREET, SAN CARLOS

    Volunteer with us to sort donated food items for warehouse storage and distribution. Join the Wait List here.

  • Dec
    14

    Prospective Member Meet & Greet

    THU, DEC 14, 6:30 TO 8:30 PM AT THE GATHOUSE

    There has never been a more exciting time to join the Junior League of Palo Alto•Mid Peninsula. We invite you to join us for a Meet & Greet. Please RSVP here

  • Dec
    15

    Holiday Sale at The Shop

    FRI & SAT, DEC 15 & 16, 10 AM TO 5 PM AT THE SHOP

    Enjoy 50% off all merchandise during our holiday sale!

    Last Day to Donate at The Shop

    FRI, DEC 15, 10 AM TO 5 PM AT THE SHOP

    Donation acceptance will resume January 2 at 10 AM

  • Dec
    25

    Winter Holiday Schedule

    LEAGUE OFFICE: Closed Monday, 12/25 through Monday, 1/1.

    THE SHOP: Closed Saturday 12/23, Monday & Tuesday 12/25 & 26, Saturday 12/30 and Monday, 1/1