Civic Leadership | Women

What does it mean to ‘work together’?

It’s no secret that Junior League members can accomplish more together than they can as individuals. And the same goes for their Junior Leagues when they band together as powerful issues advocates as State Public Affairs Committees, or SPACs. The … Read more

Civic Leadership | Philanthropy

Why Do We Volunteer?

Why Do We Volunteer
Why Do We Volunteer

In the U.S., April has the distinction of celebrating voluntarism twice, and in two ways. National Volunteer Month honors the function itself while National Volunteer Week, celebrated in the last week of April, provides an opportunity for individual organizations to … Read more

Civic Leadership | Poverty | Women

Let’s talk about something we don’t talk about much. Period.

April 7th was the World Health Organization’s World Health Day; what better time to talk about menstrual health and hygiene?

The traditionally taboo nature of this topic is changing. One sign of that is the emergence of a … Read more