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Junior League of Greenville Holds 10th Annual Home Run for Healthy Kids® Event

  • GREENVILLE, S.C. (September 27, 2017) - The Junior League of Greenville (JLG) will hold its 10th annual Home Run for Healthy Kids® event on Oct. 4-6 at Fluor Field. This year, the free, three-day educational field trip will bring together nearly 2,800 students from Greenville County Schools, specifically targeting Title 1 or lower income schools. Read the press release here.

The Junior League of Greenville (JLG) named the 2017-2018 Board of Directors during its January General Membership Meeting

  • June 2017 – The Junior League of Greenville (JLG) named the 2017-2018 Board of Directors during its January General Membership Meeting. The group is led by incoming president Courtney Atkinson and she will suceed Sandy Brown. The 2017-2018 BOard of Directors' term will begin June 1, 2017 and last until May 31, 2018. Read the article here

    Hilary Jackson and Jessica Sharp Recieve the Junior League's 2017 Rising Star Award

    • May 2017 – Recognizing the importance of drawing young women into community leadership positions, The Association of Junior Leagues International has presented Hilary Jackson of the Junior League of Collin County (TX) and Jessica Sharp of the Junior League of Greenville (SC) with its 2017 Rising Star Awards. The awards, The Junior League’s highest for individual members, were made at AJLI’s 95th Annual Conference in Minneapolis-St. Paul on Atlanta on May 20. Read the article here.

    The Nearly New Shop featured on Scene on 7 on WSPA 7News

    • April 2017 – To celebrate the Grand Re-Opening of the Nearly New Shop, Sandy Brown and Cameron King were featured on Scene on 7 on WSPA 7News with Megan Heidlberg and Jamarcus Gaston. Click here to see the story.


    Junior League of Greenville Awards Over $50,000 in Grant Money to Local Non-Profit Agencies

    • January 2017 – This year, the Junior League of Greenville, Inc. awarded $53,000 to four non-profit agencies in the Greenville community in early January during a General Membership Meeting. Read the article here.

    Junior League of Greenville Holds Ninth Annual Home Run for Healthy Kids® Event

    • October 2016 -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. Read more about the event here.

    Junior League of Greenville Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors

    • June 2016 - The Junior League of Greenville is pleased to announce the 2016 - 2017 Board of Directors for the women’s voluntarism organizationRead the article here

    Upstate Business Journal names JLG Sustainer Minor Mickel Shaw "The Legend" in 2016 Who's Who Profile

    • May 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 Agencies

    • February 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 Project

    • December 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!

    Junior League of Greenville President Shares Story with Stories Of The Upstate

    • July  2015 – Rebecca Feldman, 2015-2016 Junior League of Greenville President, sat down with Stories of the Upstate™ to share her story and give a little insight into what it's like being President of the League. Listen to her interview here.

    Junior League of Greenville Announces New President for 2015-16 Year

    • June  2015 – The Junior League of Greenville is pleased to announce the appointment of Rebecca Feldman as 2015-2016 League President. Rebecca joined the Junior League of Greenville 14 years ago and has served in various leadership roles since, contributing to furthering the League’s mission of improving the community of Greenville and developing the potential of women. Read more...

    JLG Featured as Non-Profit of the Month

    • June  2015 – The Junior League of Greenville is proud to be featured as the Non-Profit of the Month on GreatUpstate.com. Check out this video featuring 2015-16 President Rebecca Feldman.

    JLG Announces Recipients of Membership Awards

    • May  2015 – The Junior League of Greenville announced their 2015 Membership Award recipients during the 86th Annual Meeting of the Junior League of Greenville, held on May 12, 2015.... Read more

    The Nearly New Shop and Lilly

    • April  2015 – This post in New York magazine by the author of The Official Preppy Handbook offers a fresh perspective on the Lilly Pulitzer/Target collaboration--and mentions our Nearly New Shop!

    JLG Supports The Cinderella Project

    • March  2015 –The Junior League of Greenville supported The Cinderella Project as a co-sponsor to provide gently worn formal, bridesmaid and prom dresses for young women who lack financial resources to purchase gowns for their high school proms...Read more

    Junior League of Greenville Celebrates Major Anniversary

    • January  2015 – Kathryn Freedman and Michele Bryant recently visited WYFF4 to share more about the organization and our 85 years of giving back to the Greenville community, as well as the upcoming JLG Big Night Out and information for potential prospective members.