SUMMIT, NJ - The Junior League of Summit, a non-profit, volunteer organization focusing on the areas of Summit, Chatham, Madison, New Providence and Berkeley Heights., will host a prospective new member cocktail event September 12 at 7 p.m., which will provide women potentially interested in membership with information regarding the League.

The Junior League of Summit (JLS):

  • Recently celebrated 86 years of effecting positive community change through voluntarism.
  • Opened, in 1934, The Junior League Thrift Shop is the oldest retail establishment in Summit.
  • Generated one million volunteer hours since our founding in 1929.
  • Returned $3,000,000 to the community through grant funding and scholarships.
  • Strives to cover the basic needs of the underserved in the Summit area via donations drives, discrete aid, and advocacy through GRACE.

Interested parties are encouraged to attend, where they will meet current members and learn more about the JLS' mission, projects and membership opportunities. For more information on the event or to RSVP, contact jointhejls@gmail.comor visit