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Planning the 100th Anniversary Luncheon: Part III

This is the third and final installment of Rachel Sexton’s behind the scene look at planning the League’s 100th Anniversary Luncheon. Click on the links to catch up on Part … Continue reading

April 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Planning the 100th Anniversary Luncheon: Part II

This is the second in a series of articles about the planning of the 100th Anniversary Luncheon. If you missed Part I, you can read it here. From 3 Sheets … Continue reading

April 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Planning the 100th Anniversary Luncheon: Part I

We are excited to share a behind the scenes look into the planning and preparation that went into the League’s 100th Anniversary Luncheon featuring guest speaker Hoda Kotb in September … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Then and Now: Staying Relevant in Changing Times

By Kathleen Johansen, Inside Scoop Editor When hearing the words “Junior League,” some picture debutantes wearing fancy dresses, white gloves and large hats sipping tea from fine china. Well, times … Continue reading

February 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Celebrating a Century of Service with Hoda Kotb

The Co-Host with the Most Delivers Witty and Inspiring Message The event was a century in the making. An extraordinary luncheon celebrated the League’s 100th Anniversary on September 20 at … Continue reading

February 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City: The tradition continues

By: Jen Johnson, 100th Anniversary Community Service Project Chair A group of committed volunteers banded together in 1980 to establish Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (RMHC-KC). The following … Continue reading

February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

From our president: Celebrating 100 years

By: Marissa Schaffner, 2013-2014 President This year marks an exciting milestone in our League’s history: our 100th year of developing the potential of women, promoting voluntarism and improving the Kansas … Continue reading

September 19, 2013 · Leave a comment