The League Pulse Archives

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Category Archives: Community Partners

Avenue of Life

Jama Westlund reached out to me recently about her committee at Avenue of Life (AOL). This new community partner for 2015-2016 works to equip and empower low-income individuals and families, … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Our League at Work Tours: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

The New Members have had opportunities to participate in many different Our League at Work Tours this year. We featured the first one in November – a closer look at … Continue reading

December 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Our League at Work Tours – Reach Out and Read at Turner House Children’s Clinic

The idea for this post came from my mom, a JLKCMO Sustainer. During her years as an Active, she spent much of her time working with initiatives related to children’s … Continue reading

November 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

JLKCMO & Attitude of Gratitude – A Happy Bottoms Thanks Giving Event

As part of our Community Outreach Programming, the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri is thrilled to work with HappyBottoms. If you are unfamiliar with Kansas City’s only Diaper Bank, … Continue reading

November 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Books on the Move in Kansas City

Last year at the joint kick-off event for Community Action and Community Impact, I remember being extremely impressed by the women representing Pages & Chapters. For the second year in … Continue reading

September 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

Aha League Moment

by: Allison Taylor, Director of Membership, 2013-2014 I’ve been calling it my Junior League “aha” moment. I’ve certainly had them before in my 12 years with the Junior League of … Continue reading

January 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Guest blogger: Harvesters

Together we can solve hunger   By: Ellen Feldhausen, Harvesters’ Director of Communications In our region, one in five children is in danger of going to bed hungry tonight. The Junior … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment