by Shanna Lisberg On Saturday, April 5, seven Junior League of Seattle volunteers gathered at Northwest Harvest’s main warehouse in Kent, Wash. to help sort and re-package bulk food for distribution to food banks throughout the state. Northwest Harvest is a nonprofit food bank distributor that has been fighting hunger since 1967. Northwest Harvest has […]
by Christina Trabant How do you pack 90 years worth of Junior League of Seattle history into a timeline? How do you illustrate the changes our League has experienced during those 90 years? How do you digitally save the information while also creating a physical and movable representation that League members can view and enjoy? […]
by Olivia Burley On Monday, February 17 – aptly Presidents’ Day, the Junior League of Seattle hosted Capitol Day at the State Capitol in Olympia. Joined by members of the Junior League chapters in Olympia, Tacoma, and Yakima, the event focused on providing an overview of the state legislative process, meeting key players, and learning […]
April 17, 2012 Starts promptly at 6:30pm, so please arrive early. Placement Fair starts at 7:30 pm. Social time will be held concurrently with the Placement Fair. MOHAI Mandatory Voting Meeting As always, voting is mandatory, so if you are unable to attend the meeting, please reach out to the JLS office at firstname.lastname@example.org to […]
We are excited to welcome Laura Burke as the new JLS Office Coordinator! Laura brings with her a wealth of knowledge from previous marketing and account management roles. She is the mother of two young children and brings with her a tremendous passion for the non-profit world. The new Junior League of Seattle office hours […]
Our final voting meeting of the Junior League year is upon us! April General Meeting & Placement Fair April 17, 2012 MOHAI 6:30 – 9:00 pm Voting Meeting Please note that the meeting will begin promptly at 6:30pm, so please arrive early and find your seats by 6:25pm, so we can start immediately. The social […]
WRITER: Gretchen Griffith On January 25th, the Project Development committee hosted a Collaboration Luncheon for three of the League’s newest community partners: YWCA Young Parent Program, New Beginnings, and Mary’s Place. Junior League Director Jeanette James led a lively discussion among key League members and partner representatives about their collaborative efforts to provide adult women […]
Marlo Thomas: Women’s History Month: Closing the Ambition Gap. “Whatever happened to the women’s movement? Where are the feminist freedom fighters today?” Cultivate the strong women within yourself, foster it in those around you, and in those who look to you as a role model.