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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

Past Presidents’ Luncheon

BY: Alise Kowalski, PR/Marketing Chair 2013-14 For as long as anyone can remember, the former presidents of the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri have come together for a luncheon … Continue reading

May 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

100th Anniversary | How will you celebrate the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s 100 years?

By: Susan Wilper The 100th Anniversary committee has been hard at work preparing for the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s centennial celebration! Fun fact – there are almost as … Continue reading

April 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Building Better Communities | 99 Years of Fundraising

By: Amy Hunkeler, President 2012-13, and Gina Stingley, Director of Marketing 2012-13  The Junior League operates on the monies we bring in through the efforts of our members.  We are … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · Leave a comment