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#TBT 9Dots Done in a Day

#TBT 9Dots Done in a Day

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  #TBT to when the Junior League of Los Angeles partnered with 9Dots on 10/15 to put on a Fall Science Extravaganza. Students boarded the Magic School Bus with JLLA volunteers to Get Planted and explore the biology of the Fall season. Students read the “Pumpkin Jack” and “From Seed to Pumpkin” and participated in 3 fall/science themed activity stations….

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In The World of Junior Leagues – Done In A Days are the equivalent of Pumpkin Spice lattes

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It was one of those dreary Saturday mornings, lightly misting and cold, that screamed – Just stay home, put on some sweats and curl up under a warm blanket watching Sex In The City reruns.  Instead, I was grumpily driving to one of my first Done In A Day (DIAD) projects.  We were working with a non-profit organization that helps…

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JLLA Members Contribute More Service Hours to Our Community this Year than Last year Through Done In A Day Opportunities!

JLLA Members Contribute More Service Hours to Our Community this Year than Last year Through Done In A Day Opportunities!

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The DIAD Committee has a goal of 30 DIADs this year! This is an increase of 10 activities compared to last year. So far we have planned and executed 14 DIADs this fall and plan to execute around 15 for spring. DIADs are held at various locations in the Los Angeles area.  Done in a Day (DIAD) provides volunteer service…

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Hollygrove DIAD

Hollygrove DIAD

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The Junior League of Los Angeles has a long history with Hollygrove, a children’s mental health non-profit located just blocks from JLLA headquarters.  In 1998, JLLA established a project with Hollygrove called Camp Hollygrove.  At the time, Hollygrove was a residential facility, and approximately sixty children lived on campus.  Volunteers created a Saturday program for the children based on Hollygrove’s values of…

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