Questions with your Board Member At Large

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Where did June & July go?  I mean seriously, where did they go?  And lets’ not even start with August because it’s just sprinting out the door too!  I feel like I’m stuck between reapplying sunscreen and looking for my Halloween decorations.  I want to open the windows and light the pumpkin spice candles but… Read More

Happy League New Year!

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  Hey Y’all, Let me introduce myself, I’m Courtney Ringelstein your Board Member at Large (BMAL) and I want to let you know a little more about me and what exactly I do for the League. First, a little about me (the condensed version of course)… I’m a San Antonio girl that was transplanted to… Read More

2013 Grant Recipients

Organization Grant What it Supports Child Advocates San Antonio (CASA) $2,500 Art and Soul Program- art therapy Family Endeavors $2,000 For home, kitchen and clothing items Girls Inc $3,000 Support Glenda Woods Girls University Guide Dogs of Texas $2,500 Provide supplies and medical care for puppies in training Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) $1,500 Support… Read More

2014 Grant Recipients

Organization Grant What it Supports Alsheimer’s Association $2,500 Women’s Outreach Program: education classes and outreach to increase community awareness American Cancer Society $1,000 Boo Bash – Halloween party for pediatric cancer patients and survivors and their families. Funds will be used for food, costumes, drinks, haunted house supplies Boysville, Inc. $4,500 Camp Wild Beast –… Read More

2015 Grant Recipients

Organization Grant What it Supports Kinetic Kids, Inc. $5,000 Kinetic Kids Bike Camp The Magik Theatre $5,000 Summer camp scholarships for 11 children from Haven for Hope The Unicorn Centers, Inc. $1,250 Replace 50 chars in Unicorn Center’s workshop and life skills area, which serves almost 300 people a year University Health System $2,250 Send pediatric Sickle Cell Anemia patients to Camp Cell-A-Bration… Read More

Race Registration!

Register for the 2017 ¡VIVA! SA RACE! by December 31st to secure your upgraded TEK tee and to be entered to win a $50 gift card! Winner will be announced January 3, 2017! Limited quantities are available, make sure to register today! SaveSave

1980-81 Volunteer Extraordinaire

  Mrs. Edith McAllister It is difficult to name any major aspect of San Antonio’s civic life in which our Volunteer Extraordinaire for 1981 has not been closely involved. Edith McAllister, in fact, has been called “Mrs. Everything.”  She is the most active woman most of us have ever known. In an extensive career in… Read More

1981-82 Volunteer Extraordinaire

  Mrs. Jocelyn Straus Joci Straus’ attitude that living well is “growing up, not old” permeates each new project she tackles.  The Junior League is pleased to honor her as Volunteer Extraordinaire 1982 for her accomplishments and inspiration in growing up.  With husband, Joe Straus, Jr., she has raised three children and developed volunteer interests… Read More

1982-83 Volunteer Extraordinaire

  Mrs. Maggie Saunders Maggie Saunders modestly says, “It is marvelous how things grow when you are working toward a community endeavor.”  Friends and associates give much of the credit to Maggie as the reason things in the arts have grown in San Antonio.  Due in large measure to her vision, intelligence, enthusiasm and dedication,… Read More

1983-84 Volunteer Extraordinaire

  Mrs. Libby Bishop Each year the Junior League honors a sustaining member as its Volunteer Extraordinaire.  A Volunteer Extraordinaire exemplifies the purpose of the Junior League that of voluntarism.  She is a member who has translated her volunteer training and education into community commitment and involvement.  Libby Bishop easily qualifies as our Volunteer Extraordinaire… Read More