Join us for virtual trivia night!

Virtual Trivia Night REGISTER NOW – IT’S FREE! Join JLCR and Andrew’s Bar Exam for an entertaining and comical night of trivia on Saturday, Feb. 27! Test your knowledge, win prizes and support local programming for youth aging out of foster care in Linn and surrounding counties through the Junior League of Cedar Rapids. For […]

Women’s Self-Defense Seminar

Saturday, January 12, 2019

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join Junior League of Cedar Rapids for an awesome Personal Safety Seminar! All funds support our New Member Class projects. This 3 hour seminar/ training class is only $30 for non members ($25 for members). Class size is limited to 40 people due to space so sign up today! Feel free to share with friends […]

Fostering Strength 2019

April 30, 2019 DoubleTree Hotel, Downtown Cedar Rapids Cash & Carry Market at 11 AM; Lunch at 12 PM Featuring a Keynote Address from Steve Pemberton.  There are more than 900 youth in the foster care system in Linn County alone. Come learn more about how we can work together to make life better for […]

Fostering Strength: Foster Care Advocacy Luncheon

Friday, May 4, 2018

11AM to 1PM at the Doubletree in Downtown Cedar Rapids

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS There are more than 900 youth in the foster care system in Linn County alone. Come learn more about how we can work together to make life better for those who otherwise might fall between the cracks at the sixth annual Fostering Strength advocacy luncheon. This event is Junior League […]

Stuff the Truck

Sunday, December 3, 2017

10 AM - 1 PM at City Parking Lot Corner of 12th Ave & 2nd St SE

Junior League of Cedar Rapids is proudly partnering with Stuff Etc. to provide funds to help support foster youth throughout Eastern Iowa with basic needs such as clothing and shoes. Half of the proceeds from all sold donations go into an account at Stuff Etc. that foster youth can access. How can you help? Gather […]

Gallery of Strength

Sunday, November 12, 2017

1:00-4:00 PM at the Human Services Building

The Junior League of Cedar Rapids (JLCR) invites foster and adoptive families to take family photos and share your family’s story about being a foster or adoptive family. Schedule a 15 minute session from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. You will receive a digital copy of your session and your family photos will be featured at […]

Superhero Walk | Families Helping Families

Saturday, October 14, 2017

October 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at 6301 Kirkwood Blvd. SW, Cedar Rapids

Kids always need a Superhero. Put your best superhero outfit on and join us for the annual Superhero Fun Walk! Teams of superheroes and area mascots walk together to raise awareness and money for Families Helping Families. Join us for a 1.1 mile fun walk with your kiddos and stop by the Junior League of Cedar Rapids’ booth to […]

Butterfly Kisses

Sunday, January 28, 2018

1-4 PM at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Cedar Rapids

  Have an adventure in Candy Land on January 28th, 2018 at the Double Tree by Hilton in downtown Cedar Rapids. Junior League of Cedar Rapids will be hosting its 16th Annual Butterfly Kisses daughter/date dance, with this year’s candy land theme! The afternoon will include a light lunch, professional photos, and plenty of dancing. […]

Bring a Friend to League Night

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Human Services Building (317 7th Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402) from 5pm to 6:30pm

Interested in becoming a Junior League of Cedar Rapids volunteer? Join us at Bring a Friend to League Night on Wednesday, May 17th from 5-6:30 PM at the Human Services Building (317 7th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401). We’ll explain more about who we are/what we do and answer any questions you may have. […]

Tackling Teens Seminar

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

7pm - 8:30pm at 2100 1st Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Iowa KidsNet and the Junior League of Cedar Rapids have partnered to bring Tackling Teens to Cedar Rapids. This quarterly seminar focuses on issues that are relevant to foster teens. One hour of foster parent CEUs can be earned from this seminar, and child care will be provided by the Junior League of Cedar Rapids. […]