Junior League of Greenwich Announces Community Service Award

Calling all local female high school students who are passionate about community service!

The Junior League of Greenwich is now accepting applications for its Community Service Award.
Each year the Junior League of Greenwich designates funds to be awarded to
a local female high school student through its Community Service Award. The
award of $2,000 is intended to recognize a high school student who
exemplifies the mission of the Junior League of Greenwich by demonstrating
sustained commitment to community service. The recipient must be someone
whose volunteer activities demonstrate initiative and show significant and
sustained commitment to community service and leadership.
To be eligible the applicant needs to a be a female high school student in
grade 9-12, who lives in or attends school in Greenwich. The recipient must
be someone whose volunteer activities demonstrate initiative, leadership, and
a sustained commitment to community service.
Applications can be found at jlgreenwich.org and must also include two written
recommendations from non-family members with knowledge of the student’s
volunteer activities. The deadline for submission is April 5, 2023.
The Junior League of Greenwich presented the 2022 Community Service
Award to Jennifer Di Capua, an 11th grade student at Sacred Heart
Greenwich. Her volunteerism is rooted in observation, initiative and leadership. Some of
her roles include serving as a grade level community service ambassador,
Founder and President of the Women in Leadership Club, and founding
member and Head of the Middle School Peer Branch Committee as well as
the 3DNYC Summer Service participant and Scared Heart Greenwich summer
outreach volunteer.
Perhaps one of Jennifer’s most interesting pursuits is her founding and
development of an app and website entitled Salud Por Todos. This platform
enables Latinx immigrants to easily access healthcare providers.
Jennifer plans to use the award to develop educational programs for
For more information or questions visit our website at www.jlgreenwich.org or
email jlg@jlgreenwich.org.