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#JLLAStory Spotlight on Karuna Dewans

#JLLAStory Spotlight on Karuna Dewans

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  I moved to Los Angeles 18 months ago and I didn’t know anyone.  One of the first things I did when I arrived in Los Angeles was to register with the Junior League of Los Angeles. Prior to my move,  I had been a member of the Junior League of Memphis. Since I had met some of my best…

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#TBT

#TBT

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#tbt goes out to The League of Women Voters who gave an informative presentation on California Ballot Measures at our October General Meeting. As Election Day approaches check out the League of Women Voters website to help inform you on candidates and measures HERE! #leagueofwomenvoters #jlla

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#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON NIKKI WILLIAMS-NAGLER

#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON NIKKI WILLIAMS-NAGLER

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This year JLLA is sharing personal stories from our members about why they have joined, why they continue their membership and what being a member means to them. Thank you Nikki Williams–Nagler for sharing! One of my favorite quotes is by Mark Twain and it has formed a basis for how I choose to live my life, set an example, lead and…

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#JLLAStories

#JLLAStories

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This year JLLA is sharing personal stories from our members about why they have joined, why they continue their membership and what being a member means to them. Thank you Sydney Johnson for sharing! Several years ago I chaired an incubated project called College Admissions Program (CAP) where we partnered with different organizations around Los Angeles and worked with high school…

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JLLA September General Meeting Recap!

JLLA September General Meeting Recap!

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PRESIDENTS WELCOME Ness Okonkwo delivered the President’s Message to begin the meeting, where she welcomed all of the new members and highlighted the Board Of Directors’ goals and plans for the upcoming year. She discussed member engagement and connection, and also refocusing our community outreach. Keynote Presentation: Find Your Why Tenaya Wallace worked in the non-profit sector for 15 years…

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#JLLAstories

#JLLAstories

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This year JLLA is sharing personal stories from our members about why they have joined, why they continue their membership and what being a member means to them. Thank you Jenn Shulman for sharing!     In January 2014 I attended an awesome Public Policy Institute training on government boards. I shared with the speaker that I was interested in sitting on…

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