Junior League of Greenville Holds Ninth Annual Home Run for Healthy Kids® Event
The Junior League of Greenville (JLG) held their ninth annual Home Run for Healthy Kids® event on October 19-21 at Fluor Field. This year, Home Run for Healthy Kids® expanded to three days in order to serve approximately 2,700 children with this free, educational field trip. Since 2008, the JLG has partnered with Greenville County Schools and generous sponsors to reach over 17,000 students with the goal of improving the community by teaching children about making healthy decisions. Read more about the event here.
Junior League of Greenville Announces Board of Directors for 2016-2017
The Junior League of Greenville is pleased to announce the 2016 - 2017 Board of Directors for the women’s voluntarism organization. Read the article here.
Upstate Business Journal names JLG Sustainer Minor Mickel Shaw "The Legend" in 2016 Who's Who ProfileMay 2016 – Minor Mickel Shaw, Greenville community leader and current Sustaining Member and former president of the Junior League of Greenville, talks about how she used her involvement in local organizations to help develop Greenville's community. Read the article here.
Junior League of Greenville Awards Over $50,000 in Grant Money to Local Non-Profit AgenciesFebruary 2016 – This year, the Junior League of Greenville, Inc. awarded $50,383 to four non-profit agencies in the Greenville community in early January during a General Membership Meeting. Read the article here.
The Greenville News shares story of JLG Sustainer Holiday Bag ProjectDecember 2015 – The Greenville News recently featured Sustainer Representative Kimberly Cooley and the JLG Sustainer Holiday Gift Bag project. Read the article here.
Junior League of Greenville's Nearly New Shop Named "Best in the Upstate"July 2015 – The Nearly New Shop was voted "Best Consignment Store" in the Best of the Upstate Awards presented by The Greenville News. Thank you to all who voted and be sure to follow the Nearly New Shop on Facebook and Instagram for the latest sale updates!
The Junior League of Greenville, Inc. awards financial grants to non-profit agencies in the Greenville community each year. Checks are presented to agencies that receive grant monies in February. The grant process is outlined in the timeline below. For more information, visit our Community Grants page, or email Hedrick Lewis, Chair of our Community Project Research & Development (CPR&D) Committee.
Open HouseJune 9, 2016
Grant Application Open House
Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
118 Greenacre Road
Greenville, SC 29607
Someone from your agency must attend the Open House to be eligible to apply. Application packets will only be available at the Open House.
Email email@example.com for more information.
Applications DueAugust 1, 2016
Review of applications begins.
Finalists SelectedNovember 2016
After rigorous research, CPR&D will make their recommendations.
Recipients NotifiedNovember 2016
All applicants will be contacted by CPR&D by the end of November.
Checks will be presented to grant recipients.
Grant projects need to be completed between January 2017 and January 2018.