Done-In-A-Day Service Shift Recaps

Shift:NW Harvest service shift on October 22, 2011. Donning plastic gloves and plastic hair nets, Junior League of Seattle members packaged 12,350 lbs of food for delivery to over 11,300 families in the greater Seattle area on October 22nd with Northwest Harvest. The mission of Northwest Harvest is to provide nutritious food to hungry peopleContinue reading “Done-In-A-Day Service Shift Recaps”

Join AJLI’s webinar with Dee Dickinson on Nov 2, 2011.

Speaker & Topic: Dee Dickinson – How to use your Junior League Experience to Start a Non-Profit Organization Date: Wednesday November 2nd Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PST To Register: Sign into the AJLI website http://www.ajli.org/?nd=webinarwed. You will need your AJLI number to sign in. To find your AJLI member number log in theContinue reading “Join AJLI’s webinar with Dee Dickinson on Nov 2, 2011.”

Enjoy a Spicy Night – Come to the JLS Bachelor Auction

BACHELOR AUCTION SET TO SPICE THINGS UP WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30th The inaugural Junior League of Seattle Bachelor Auction will be held on Wednesday, November 30th at Capitol Hill’s Sole Repair Shop from 6:30pm – 10:30pm. The event will provide single attendees the opportunity to bid on dates with a bevy of eligible bachelors and willContinue reading “Enjoy a Spicy Night – Come to the JLS Bachelor Auction”

Online Vote Approved – New Fundraising Obligations in Effect.

Flexible changes to Active fundraising obligations now in effect! The online vote to amend the Active Fundraising Obligation passed a membership vote. When does this change take effect? Immediately and it will be retroactive to encompass the entire 2011-2012 Junior League of Seattle year. What does this mean to me? You will have more flexibilityContinue reading “Online Vote Approved – New Fundraising Obligations in Effect.”

Undergarment Drive for Lifeskills!

Please help the new JLS Lifeskills for Women committee help our community partners, YWCA, New Beginnings and Mary’s Place. The committee asks if all JLS members could please donate NEW bras, underwear and socks for women. Several members of the Lifeskills for Women committee will be on hand at the next General Meeting on OctoberContinue reading “Undergarment Drive for Lifeskills!”

Sustainers: Seattle Design District Tour

SAVE THE DATE: Junior League of Seattle, Seattle Design District Tour DATE: Thursday, October 27th TIME: 9:45 am – 12:45pm LOCATION: Start: Lawrence and Scott, 917 South Nebraska and then to Seattle Design Center, 5701 6th Avenue South (locations are 1/2 mile apart) DETAILS: Put on your walking shoes! Enjoy a tour of the SeattleContinue reading “Sustainers: Seattle Design District Tour”

September General Meeting – Recap

We had our first General Meeting on Tuesday, September 20, at the Washington Athletic Club. Junior League women filled up the room early and quickly, excited to reconnect with their friends and kick off a new Junior League of Seattle year. Renee Hartnett, our 2011 – 2012 Junior League of Seattle President, called the meetingContinue reading “September General Meeting – Recap”

Women of Influence

The Puget Sound Business Journal has recognized three Junior League of Seattle Sustainers as 2011 “Women of Influence” honorees: Harriett Bullitt, President, Owner and Founder, Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort and Icicle Broadcasting Co. Anne Farrell, President Emeritus, Seattle Foundation & Co-founder, City Club and Washington Women’s Foundation Janet True, Co-owner, Iron Springs Resort & ImmediateContinue reading “Women of Influence”

Sustainer Book Club

TIME: 10 – 11:30 AM Overlake Golf and Country Club DATE: October 13, 2011 – “The Postmistress” by Sarah Blake DATE: November 10, 2011 – “Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Sklott Please contact Donna Dornes, dwdornes@aol.com, or Lauren Bennett, laurenzbennett@yahoo.com, if you are considering joining the Sustainer Book Club for the first timeContinue reading “Sustainer Book Club”

October General Meeting

Please join us at the October General Membership meeting on Tuesday, October 18th at the Four Seasons, downtown Seattle! Location: Four Seasons – Downtown Seattle Date: October 18, 2011 Time: 6 – 7 pm Social, 7 – 8:30 pm meeting Guest Speaker: Susan Ershler RSVP Online We are excited to welcome Susan Ershler as ourContinue reading “October General Meeting”