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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 – 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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Planting Roots in Charlotte and Joining the JLC

Curious about membership in the Junior League of Charlotte, Inc.? Read what member Emma Lubanski has to say about why she joined. Something about the transition from winter to spring makes me want to make changes. The change could be anything a new position at work, a new and improved wardrobe or, as this year would have it, brand new…

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Member Monday Spotlight – Sharon Slider

Sharon Slider is our newest spotlight for Member Monday.  She just started a new job at Elliott Davis Decosimo.  She grew up in Spartanburg, South Carolina, attended Wofford College for her accounting undergraduate degree, and then the University of South Carolina for her Masters in Accounting.  She moved to Charlotte right after grad school in 2008 and immediately fell in…

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Member Monday Spotlight – Jennifer Moore

Today’s spotlight is on Jennifer Moore, member of CIC Marketing and PR Committee. Jennifer is a family law attorney with Marcellino & Tyson, PLLC, and has been practicing law in Charlotte for four years. She grew up in Birmingham, Alabama, attended the University of Florida for her undergraduate degree (go Gators!), and the University of South Carolina for her Juris…

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Member Monday Spotlight Series: Ashley Barton

Ashley Barton joined the Junior League of Charlotte over eight years ago with the hopes of connecting with other women in Charlotte while giving back to the community. Throughout her League career, Ashley has been involved with Kids in Motion and Child Life – a placement at Levine Children’s Hospital that she speaks of fondly. Since 2011, Ashley has been…

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