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,…

Hurricane Irma Statement

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As an organization committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers, The Junior League of Augusta has reached out to the Red Cross of Augusta and several other local agencies to assess how our volunteers and resources may be used in the…

Volunteer Spotlight: Elizabeth Donsbach

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Growing up in Mobile, Ala., Elizabeth Donsbach saw firsthand how disaster relief organizations like the American Red Cross helped victims of tornadoes, floods and hurricanes, and she knew that was one organization she wanted be part of. Source: Columbia County News Times, Read more