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The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri: women building better communities.

The Necessities: Art and Culture

Peggy Barnes, Mary Hunkeler and Barbara McGreevy at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art In 1934, the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s Arts and Interests Committee gave $3.90 (which would … Continue reading

November 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Healthy U Family Meals Joins forces with the Boys & Girls Club of Kansas City

According to Feeding America’s, Meal Gap study: hunger exists in every county in our nation. In Kansas and Missouri, there are hungry people living in sparsely-populated rural counties, suburban communities … Continue reading

November 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

It’s coming up fast: ‘The Most Wonderful Time of the Year’…. and yes, that time of year is Holiday Mart! A great time to shop for a great cause! The … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Off to a great start!

This year’s first General Membership Meeting of the new League year was jam packed with more than 300 JLKCMO members and a focus on the importance of preparing for the … Continue reading

October 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

A look back to the JLKCMO Thrift Shop

As our League year officially kicks off with our first General Membership Meeting on Wednesday, September 28th, let’s pause to take a look back… In the late 1920s the stock … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Heart the Mart! Kansas City Junior League Holiday Mart

Since 1988, Holiday Mart has helped raise nearly $10 million for Kansas City community projects and the League’s mission of promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving our … Continue reading

September 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Delivering Meals to Those in Need Through Avenue Of Life

To help make a measurable difference in our community, the League has once again partnered with Avenue of Life (AOL) in Kansas City, KS for the 2016-2017 League year. AOL … Continue reading

September 13, 2016 · Leave a comment