Our Mission

The Junior League of Odessa, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

The Junior League of Odessa, Inc. envisions a community of diverse perspectives that promotes quality family life utilizing partnerships and inspired shared solutions.


SHARE is seeking to expand its respite care services here in the Odessa community.  SHARE-Odessa currently offers one respite care evening per month to the families of children with special needs, including, but not limited to, Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, and Muscular Dystrophy.  With the assistance of the Junior League, SHARE-Odessa also aims to expand its sibling and parent support programs.  Junior League of Odessa will play a key role in the planning and execution of the SHARE-Odessa programs.  Opportunities include recruiting families and volunteers, coordinating crafts and activities, coordinating food for program volunteers, and identifying business and community connections.




The Mission of Food2Kids is to identify and provide food for children who do not eat between school-provided lunch at their campus on Fridays and the school provided breakfast at their campus on Monday morning.

The Junior League of Odessa has partnered with the ECISD, Education Foundation and West Texas Food Bank  to provide food to underserved children over the weekend.  Learn More »