eLINK- JANUARY 12, 2016


AJLI Webinar Wednesdays: Junior League Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Values In Action

On January 13, 2016, at 1 p.m. EST, Junior League of Baltimore President Cylia E. Lowe, Junior League of Saint Louis President Allie Chang Ray, and Junior League of Charleston President Dorothy Thaxton will host a webinar to discuss the impact that racially-motivated violence and unrest have had on their leagues and their communities. The discussion will explore how leagues become integral to confronting crises and solving problems within their communities and the importance of crisis protocols, timely decision-making and effective communications, among other related topics.

Join the presidents of the Junior Leagues of Baltimore, Saint Louis and Charleston for a webinar as they discuss the impact that racially-motivated violence and unrest have had on their leagues and communities. Register Today!

Team Training Presents: Personal Finance and Budgeting

Join Team Training at the Julia Jones Daniels Center for Community Leadership on January 19 at 7:00 p.m. to hear presenters from BB&T speak about Personal Finance and Budgeting.

Carolina Hurricanes Face Off for the Annual Fund

The Carolina Hurricanes are offering reduced price tickets in TWO sections for the February 19, 2016 home game against the San Jose Sharks. Join us in the Shoot Twice Goal Zone for $20 (savings of $15) or the Lower Level South section for $75 (savings of $25) and cheer on the Canes! A portion of all ticket proceeds goes directly to support the Annual Fund.  Visit www.carolinahurricanes.com/JuniorLeague now!




Sustainer NCSU Hunt Library Tour & Lunch – Sign up now – 1 spot left!

Join us on February 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for a tour of the James B. Hunt Jr. Library followed by lunch. The state-of-the-art library is located on the NCSU Centennial Campus. Lunch will take place at the Carol Johnson Poole Clubhouse Terrace Dining Room, Lonnie Poole Golf Course, known for its views of the Raleigh skyline. This event is open to Sustainers only and limited to 20 attendees. The tour is free and lunch is on your own tab. Online RSVP is required. For assistance, contact 919-787-7480 ext. 1016. For general information/questions about the event contact Sustainers at Sustainers@jlraleigh.org.

Sustainers Calendar Now Online!

From the Member page, go to Resources, then Sustainer Resources, or view your calendar here. As indicated on the calendar, some events require online RSVPs prior to the event. Instructions are provided on the calendar.

Community Service Opportunities

From the Member page, go to Resources, then Sustainer Resources or view your Community Service Opportunities here. 

JLR Sustainers Facebook Group – Join Us

Join us on the JLR Sustainers Facebook group to communicate, connect and build a community for sharing and supporting each other. Only JLR Sustainer subscribers can view the information posted. For instructions on how to join the group, email sustainers@jlraleigh.org and help us spread the word.

Sustainers Connect

Sustainer Connect is currently being piloted to provide a means for Sustainers to informally connect. To join Sustainer Connect, contact sustainers@jlraleigh.org. Meet other Sustainers for an informal lunch at the Coquette Brasserie at North Hills from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on February 9. RSVP is required. To RSVP or for more information, contact Carleen Shaffer at lcjshaffer@yahoo.com.


In the Community

Join SAFEchild for a February Lunch & Learn. | Feb. 3

Enjoy a complimentary lunch generously donated by Moonlight Pizza and hear from SAFEchild’s Welcome Baby Program Coordinator, Michelle Putterman, RN 12-1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 3 at the SAFEchild Advocacy Center, 2815 Kidd Road, Raleigh, NC.    Michelle Putterman pairs experienced mons with first-time moms for a year of in-home visits and mentoring. Through the support and information provided by this program, Michelle has helped more than 1,400 babies in Wake County experience a safe and nurturing environment.