JUNIOR LEAGUE OF GREENVILLE AWARDS OVER $40,000 IN GRANT MONEY TO LOCAL NON-PROFIT AGENCIES
GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 16, 2018) – This year, the Junior League of Greenville (JLG) awarded $40,399.28 to four non-profit agencies in the Greenville community in early January during a General Membership Meeting.
“Our mission is to promote voluntarism, develop the potential of women and improve the community through the effective action of trained volunteers,” said Courtney Atkinson, JLG President. “Our members are the heart of our organization and work tirelessly for the benefit of our community. Since our inception, we have looked to the needs of our community and worked to help meet those needs. Supporting local organizations is just one way we can continue to make an impact and we are excited to be able to give over $40,000 to support agencies that make a difference in the community and the lives of those they serve.”
Each year, the JLG provides volunteers and grants via its community grant process. Throughout its history, the JLG has contributed over $2.8 million in funding to local organizations and provided countless hours of volunteer service to the community.