JLA Presents Ed Turner and Number 9

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On August 10th and 11th the Junior League of Augusta (JLA) presented Ed Turner and Number 9 Rock and Soul Revue at the beautiful 100 year old Imperial Theatre in downtown Augusta. This year’s concert was featured as a Westobou10 pick for the month of August and highlighted classic rock favorites from Moody Blues, Gregg…

August President’s Corner

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We are only two months into the new League year and have accomplished so much in such little time. Watch this video from our President, Dagni Frederick, to find out what we have been up and the changes we are making to better our organization and our impact on the Augusta community.    

Unstoppable! Georgia Leagues United

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On July 14, 2018 eight members of the Junior League of Augusta (JLA) joined more than 125 women from across Georgia to attend the fourth annual Georgia Leagues United (GLU) training. The workshop was organized by the Georgia League Presidents and held at the Atlanta Speech School. Participating Junior Leagues included: Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Cobb-Marietta, Columbus,…

JLA Host GA SPAC Spring Meeting

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The Junior League of Augusta, Georgia, Inc. recently hosted the State Public Affairs Committee of Georgia-(GA SPAC) on June 16, 2018 for their annual spring meeting. GA SPAC is the advocacy arm of the Junior Leagues of Georgia. They monitor state and federal legislation, and address important advocacy issues based on member League’s projects and efforts. GA SPAC has weighed…

Little Black Dress Initiative

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Now in its 3rd year, the Junior League of Augusta’s Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI) is an advocacy campaign that seeks to raise community awareness on the issue of poverty. During the week of February 5-9, 2018, several LBDI Advocates will wear the same black dress or outfit for five consecutive days to illustrate the…

Junior League Groups Featured in Upcoming Episodes of VeryVera

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Vera Stewart’s carrot cake defeated renowned chef Bobby Flay’s in a showdown on Food Network; her strawberry cake made it on Oprah Winfrey’s O List of her favorite things in O Magazine; and Stewart’s caramel layer cake was a favorite of designer, Oscar De La Renta, who ordered 17 of her cakes one Valentine’s Day. When it…

Mayor Hardie Davis tells PKP Foundation: “We stand by you”

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If you were in the Richmond County Commission Chambers Tuesday night, chances are you didn’t miss the green attire and “Save Our Park” stickers on dozens. … Among the dozens who came out in support were people who have put their own sweat and time and money into improving PKP. “From 2003 to 2006, we…

The Junior League of Augusta Supports the Survival of Pendleton King Park

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Organization Urges the Public to Sign Petition to Save the Community Resource Augusta, Georgia – For Immediate Release – Today, the Junior League of Augusta, Georgia, Inc. announced its support for the survival of Pendleton King Park. This area of Augusta has become a well-established site for families to play, learn and grow. In a…

Junior League of Augusta Brings Holiday Cheer to the CSRA

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Holiday Market Opens November 10th in Support of Community Programs and Grants Augusta, Georgia – For Immediate Release – Today, Junior League of Augusta, Georgia, Inc. announced that its Seventh Annual Holiday Market will take place Friday, November 10th through Sunday, November 12th, featuring the return of Ladies’ Night Out on Friday evening. The 3-day,…