Monthly Archive: August 2012

Who needs playgrounds? (Everyone!)

How important is play?

Well, according to the American Heart Association, lack of physical activity is a major risk factor for developing coronary artery disease even for children and adolescents. (The AHA recommends kids participate in at least 60 … Read more

Back-to-school time already?

For families with young children, shopping for school supplies is a bittersweet ritual that states clearly that summer vacation is almost over.

For too many families with young children, however, it’s often an exercise in balancing expenses that, even for … Read more

How do we define ‘success’?

Good question.

At The Junior League, the best measurement is our ability to create lasting community impact.
That is what we strive to do with every program or initiative we start.

So it’s always interesting to take a look … Read more