Monthly Archive: June 2010

What can one person do in the face of environmental disaster?

A lot, if that person is Casi Callaway.  But not as much as 160,000 committed civic leaders.

When the Gulf oil spill hit, Casi Callaway was already putting her many skills – including Junior League leadership training – to … Read more

Does Hunger Stop in Summer?

No. Maybe that’s why June is National Hunger Awareness Month.

But, at The Junior Leagues, we believe that hunger – and its companion, childhood obesity – is a year-round concern.

Childhood nutrition has been an important focus for The Junior Read more

It’s Summer – Do You Know What Your Kids Are Eating?

It’s ironic that National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month and National Hunger Awareness Month are both celebrated in June.

It’s also ironic that, in America, we feel compelled to warn about lack of awareness about a critical issue like hunger … Read more