Community Impact

Helping the Greater Alton Area

In addition to training our members to be civic leaders in the communities surrounding the Riverbend, a mainstay of Junior League is our partnership with other community organizations in the area, including but not limited to:

  • altonOasis
  • Crisis Food
  • Urban League
  • Family Services & Visiting Nurses Association
  • Kiwanis
  • Rotary
  • Catholic Children’s Home
  • Visitor’s and Convention Bureau
  • Celebration of Christmas
  • Police Department
  • Pride
  • United Way
  • Easter Seals
  • Operation Blessing
  • Lewis and Clark Family Literacy Project (Project READ)
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • Bucket Brigade
  • Heartland Chautauqua Group
  • Madison County Child Advocacy Center
  • Riverbend Head Start & Family Services.

For more information on active initiatives with these organizations, or to make a suggestion to JLGA, contact Community Outreach Chair Rhonda Brinkman at