On Wednesday, March 12th at 6:30 p.m. the Leadership Training Committee also known as TILI will be hosting a discussion on the world famous book by Sheryl Sandberg Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead. This session will talk about the findings and stories in this book, relate them to our own experiences, … More A Seat at the Table- Lean In
Deirdre Cox is a member of the communications council. Her favorite Junior League memory is volunteering at the Clothes Rack with other new members during her new member year. The Clothes Rack is a gently used clothing store that generates funds for programs sponsored by the Junior League of Richmond. Sales are made possible entirely by … More Meet a Member Monday- Deirdre Cox
Please be prepared as central Virginia is expecting Winter Storm Pax tonight and tomorrow. Light snow will move north across the NC/VA line by 4:00 p.m. this evening, north of I-64 by 7:00 p.m., and over Northern Virginia by 10:00 p.m. Precipitation will become heavier later this evening and during the overnight. Tonight and overnight, … More Winter Storm Preparation- JLR Prepares for PAX
Caroline Birgmann is a member of the members connections committee. The member connections committee primary goal is to help Junior League members develop and nurture relationships within the league. Ms. Birgmann’s favorite Junior League memory is volunteering at Bright Beginnings. Bright Beginnings is sponsored by the YMCA and gives children in the Richmond community the tools … More Meet a Member Monday~ Caroline Birgmann
In June of 1930 Virginia Leagues in Richmond, Norfolk, Roanoke, and Lynchburg banded together to evaluate the state of child welfare in Virginia. This first statewide action by Leagues is the predecessor to today’s SPACs (State Public Affairs Committees), which operate in California, New York, New Jersey, Florida, Georgia, and Ohio.