A Word from the Wise – Suzie Bacon

One of my favorite aspects of the Junior League is having phases or seasons to our membership. One of those seasons is known as Sustainer. A Sustainer is a Junior League member who has completed 9 Active years of service and 1 New Member year OR  has reached age 40 and completed at least 3… Read More

A Word from the Wise – Johanna Christiansen

  One of my favorite aspects of the Junior League is having phases or seasons to our membership. One of those seasons is known as Sustainer. A Sustainer is a Junior League member who has completed 9 Active years of service and 1 New Member year OR  has reached age 40 and completed at least… Read More

JLSA Through The Years: The Bright Shawl

The Junior League of San Antonio will host its last General Membership Meeting in the Bright Shawl on December 12, 2017, which undoubtedly will be filled with many emotions and memories as we say a final farewell to this historic place we have called home at 819 Augusta Street since 1929. We will recall all… Read More

If “Voluntarism” Is Wrong, I Don’t Wanna Be Right

I have a confession to make: I’m a stickler for proper grammar. I lose my cool over last names being made possessive instead of plural on a holiday card. I secretly judge mix-ups of “their,” “there,” and “they’re.” Want to get me going on a rant? Bring up the Oxford comma. Imagine my confusion and… Read More

A Time to Give Thanks with the Boys & Girls Club

This time of year, I like to reflect on what I have to be thankful for. Cliche, I know… but as a member of the Junior League of San Antonio, INC (JLSA), there are many things to be grateful for.  Near the top of that list are the opportunities to visit different parts of San Antonio and see… Read More

Member Experience – Meredith Holdsworth

Each month, we check in with our very active JLSA members to see how their experiences are going thus far. This month we’ve chosen to highlight Meredith Holdsworth, whose spirit for fun and community drove her to quickly finish her SA Works hours. Let’s get to know Meredith a little better! Q. How many years… Read More

Holiday Olé Market – A Winter Wonderland

Over the last few months the hard working women of the Holiday Olé Market committee have been working tirelessly to bring this year’s big event to life. This year we will be heading back to the Shrine Auditorium, where a whimsical Winter Wonderland theme will transport you to the North Pole as you shop ‘till you… Read More

Welcome First Year Actives

  “Congratulations! The hardest part is over! We don’t always have the opportunity to do what we love so make sure that JLSA serves that role in your life. Sign up for placements and committees thet challenge you, that interest you and that make you a better person. JLSA is here to help you grow professionally and… Read More

JLSA Through The Years: Community Projects of the Past

I know for several of us, our placement has just started with activity, but it already is time to think about our plans for next year, where we would like to put our skills to use, and how we want to serve our community.  JLSA offers its members unique opportunities to serve the San Antonio… Read More

A Word from the Wise – Patti Martin

One of my favorite aspects of the Junior League is having phases or seasons to our membership. One of those seasons is known as Sustainer. A Sustainer is a Junior League member who has completed 9 Active years of service and 1 New Member year OR has reached age 40 and completed at least 3… Read More