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Junior League of Los Angeles Annual Meeting May 2017

60 Questions with Katie Young McCullough

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  As a new way for Leaguers to know our leadership, we’ve created JLLA’s 60 questions. Why 60 questions? JLLA members volunteer more than 60,000 hours per year in the Los Angeles Community – we’ve saved our leaders some time and went with 60!    Katie Young McCullough, President-Elect 1. What drives you in Junior League? My focus is making sure JLLA stays…

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#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON ANNE CLARK

#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON ANNE CLARK

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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 Anne Clark for sharing! As a long time Active, I’m often asked how I stay engaged in JLLA. My perspective has been, I’ll keep being involved as long as there are…

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#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON EMILY BOVE

#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON EMILY BOVE

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Emily Bove is a women’s rights advocate currently serving as the Executive Director of Women Thrive Alliance, a DC-based global advocacy network of grassroots women’s rights and gender equality organizations. She has more than 10 years of experience working with communities and grassroots organizations in Indonesia, Cameroon, and the Caribbean. After finishing a Graduate Exchange Program at Georgetown University where…

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Flashback to JLLA’s Community Leadership Forum!

Flashback to JLLA’s Community Leadership Forum!

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  Homelessness, mental health and financial instability are just some of the immense barriers foster youth face in trying to obtain a quality education, an esteemed panel of guests concluded on December 2nd at the Junior League of Los Angeles’ Community Leadership Forum held at the Downtown Central Library. Every year, the Junior League of Los Angeles brings together members…

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#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON RENEE PROVENCHER CAPELLARO

#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON RENEE PROVENCHER CAPELLARO

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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 Renee Provencher Capellaro for sharing! Renee Provencher Capellaro is a first year Active Member of JLLA.  Her original 2016 placement was as Literacy Toolkit Council Appointed Committee Member.  With that project on…

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#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON ERIN-KAYE FLOR

#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON ERIN-KAYE FLOR

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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 Erin-Kaye Flor for sharing! I’m passionate about mission-driven media, human-centered design, women’sempowerment, and building strong, thriving communities. I’m currently a StartingBloc Social Innovation Fellow and Mentor, previously working with boutique, medium-sized, and large corporate…

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#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON MARY MONTAGUE

#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON MARY MONTAGUE

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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 Mary Montague for sharing! I grew up in Australia and as a dual citizen I moved to the US for college. I am a Special Education Teacher in Beverly Hills and 2 years…

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#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON EMILY HULL

#WCW SPOTLIGHT ON EMILY HULL

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As a 4th generation Angeleno and a 3rd generation member of the Junior League, I have always felt a sense of responsibility to give back to my city.   I joined the league to find meaningful ways to participate in and give back to our community.  Little did I know I would also meet amazing accomplished women and dear friends along the…

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