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Member Monday: Toni Freeman

Member Monday: Toni Freeman   This Monday, we are featuring Junior League sustainer, Toni Freeman as part of our Member Monday series. Toni is a past Junior League of Charlotte President, AJLI President and currently serves as the Chief Operations Officer at the Mint Museum. In July, she will take her leadership and innovative ideas with her as she becomes…

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#ThrowbackThursday- JLC History

#ThrowbackThursday JLC History Welcome to Throwback Thursdays on the Junior League of Charlotte blog. Every other Thursday, we’ll delve deep into the Junior League archives and share some of our favorite photos.                                                       Photo…

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Meet the JLC Rockstars – Family HealthLink Leadership Team Increases Access to Health Care In Charlotte

Chair Elise Benham and Vice Chair Kim Terry are the fearless leaders who drive Family HealthLink, a Saturday event which provides free physicals and dental, vision and hearing screenings for children pre-k to 18 who are new to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School system. These exams are also required for students to remain in school. This year, the committee served 208 students…

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Member Monday Spotlight – Elizabeth Grymes

Elizabeth Grymes, chair of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Committee, joined the Junior League of Charlotte in fall 2013. Elizabeth is passionate about her placement and loves making a difference in the lives of children. “As a mother of two young children, the Second Harvest Food Bank project hits close to home. The thought of not being able…

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Member Monday Spotlight – Simone Carrillo

WearHouse Marketing & PR committee member, Simone Carrillo is enjoying her first year as an active member of The Junior League of Charlotte, Inc. She loves that her placement allows her to be visually creative while having a direct impact on fundraising. She is all the more motivated to make the last year of our JLC WearHouse location on Pecan…

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Member Monday Spotlight – Marguerite Carson

Marguerite Carson, senior manager at Accenture, is this week’s Member Monday Spotlight. As chair of Chameleon’s Journey, Marguerite shares, “Chameleon’s Journey is such a unique program, not only in the Charlotte region, but across the country. It serves children who have suffered the loss of a close loved one – a scenario less rare than commonly believed. The experience of…

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Member Monday Spotlight – Kelly Fitzgibbons

Today’s Member Monday Spotlight is on Kelly Fitzgibbons. The Florida native works as a Project Manager for Healthstat and implements onsite health clinics across the country. Kelly moved to Charlotte from Tallahassee just over two years ago and immediately joined The Junior League of Charlotte, Inc. (JLC). “I didn’t know a single person (in Charlotte) at that point, and I…

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Transformation

By Julie Brown Transformation, Leadership, and Volunteerism. Three powerful words. Over the last several years, these three words have become a part of my everyday vocabulary. So when I was told that the JLC will be focusing on these in 2016-2017, I was excited! Transformation. The butterfly is the perfect example. Think about it. It starts out as this slimy…

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