Placement Spotlight On Our New Member Committee

We are excited to feature the Junior League of San Antonio’s New Member Committee. The New Member Committee is a committee under the Membership Development Council. Read more as Elizabeth Logsdon, the New Member Vice Chair, details the New Member Committee below: What is the greatest / best part of this placement? It is exciting… Read More

Member Monday: Sustainer Engagement Committee Sustaining Advisor Carolyn Karger

Every Monday, we spotlight a Junior League of San Antonio member. This week get to know sustainer Carolyn Karger. Carolyn is a retired English teacher and a JLSA member for over 20 years. Currently, Carolyn is a Sustaining Advisor, assisting the current Sustainer Engagement Committee. Carolyn proudly calls San Antonio her adopted home city.  … Read More

Member Monday: JLSA Transfer Jennifer Howze

Every Monday, we spotlight a Junior League of San Antonio member. This week get to know Jennifer Howze. Jennifer is a Transfer Member, from Colorado Springs, Colorado, and has roots deep in the heart of Texas. Read more about Jennifer below:   Why did you join the Junior League?  I was in a new community… Read More

JLSA and Girl’s Inc. Make STEM Fun at Science Camp

The sign above the Science Camp classroom white board says it all: “You are Strong, Smart, Bold, & Capable of Anything and Everything.” During this summer’s Girl’s Inc. Science Camp, this self-evident statement is taught daily to the 6- to 12-year-old girls through the efforts of the Junior League of San Antonio volunteers. The JLSA… Read More

Learn What It Takes To Serve On A Nonprofit Board Through LeaderBOARD

“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.”—John Maxwell Applications are now open for the 6th annual LeaderBOARD training program for community members serving or interested in serving on nonprofit boards of directors. As a part of JLSA’s mission to improve communities by developing trained volunteers to empower… Read More

Member Monday: AMIGOS Assistant Chair and Optometry Resident Alex Wiechmann

Every Monday, we spotlight a Junior League of San Antonio member. This week, get to know Alex Wiechmann. Alex is the AMIGOS Assistant Chair, and she recently started an optometry residency at Parkhurst NuVision. Why did you join the Junior League? When I moved back to San Antonio after completing my undergraduate studies, I wanted… Read More

The Liftoff of a Lifetime

On July 20, 1969, humanity made history when the Apollo Lunar Module Eagle, touched down on the surface of the moon. Six hours later, Neil Armstrong stepped foot onto the soft blanket of dust to make one of the most recognizable impressions we have come to know. This culmination of activities began just five short… Read More