Community Grants 2018-19

Monday, December 31, 2018 - Monday, December 31, 2018

Community Grants Letters of Intent Due

The Junior League of Collin County (JLCC) is pleased to announce the opening of its Community Grants process for 2018-2019. JLCC is focusing on grants that support an innovative approach to solving the social challenges of economic insecurity or family violence. We are looking for creative, world-changing ideas that enable the agency to better serve its clientele, collaborate… Read More

Top 5 Reasons You Wanna Be ‘Neath the Wreath

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Originally published by Plano Magazine By Kaci Lahpor For the Junior League of Collin County (JLCC) it’s the most wonderful time of the year. For the past 23 years, JLCC has offered its annual ‘Neath the Wreath (NTW) holiday market with over 125 unique vendors on site. There are fan favorites that make a yearly appearance as… Read More

The District Debuts at The Shops at Willow Bend in Plano, Texas

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Originally published on PRWeb | CHICAGO (PRWEB) OCTOBER 24, 2018   The chef-driven restaurant area was unveiled on October 4 with a benefit for the Junior League of Collin County The District, which offers fine dining from local chefs, is the latest phase of the $125 million reinvention of The Shops at Willow Bend. “We at Starwood… Read More

Giving Through Gifting at JLCC

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This article was originally featured in:  By Wendi McGowan-Ellis October 26, 2018 Interview #42 With a gift for giving, Shannon Kmak, President of the Junior League of Collin County, and Heather Webb, Chair of Neath The Wreath, are committed to serving and improving their community by promoting volunteerism and developing the potential of women in the Frisco area. Show… Read More

Get ready for ‘Neath the Wreath: Collin County’s biggest holiday market!

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Originally published by Plano Profile at this link. Mark your calendars! The ‘Neath the Wreath Holiday Gift Market is almost here! Thursday, November 8 through Sunday, November 11 this 23-year holiday tradition will deck the halls of the Plano Event Center. Purchase your tickets for ‘Neath the Wreath now at participating Collin County Tom Thumb locations or… Read More

Willow Bend Chefs’ Tasting Supports JLCC

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GRAND OPENING CHEFS’ TASTING THURSDAY, OCT 4, 5 – 10 PM Benefiting the Junior League of Collin County Celebrate the opening of our first five fabulous new restaurants at the Shops at Willow Bend – and help our chefs support the important work of the Junior League of Collin County! Enjoy a festive cocktail reception followed… Read More

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE EXCELLENCE IN VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD RECIPIENTS

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At the heart of the Junior League of Collin County is volunteerism. To celebrate and encourage volunteerism throughout the Collin County region, JLCC hosts the annual Excellence in Volunteer Service Awards to honor local volunteers who are changing our community for good. Held at Piazza on the Green in McKinney, community leaders served as award presenters and Dr. Cheryl “Action” Jackson of Minnie’s Food Pantry was the keynote speaker. A common theme was heard among the nominees’ stories that together, volunteers and nonprofits change lives. Not just the lives of those receiving but also of those giving. Excellence in Volunteer Service is sponsored by David & Chris Downs, SimplyConnect, Susie Cakes, Fiore x 7, Pittman Designs and Community Impact.

Prospective Member Sessions

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Junior League of Collin County offers information sessions year-round for prospective members to learn about the Junior League’s mission, community programs, and requirements as well as meet current members. Each year women from across the Collin County area embark on a journey to serve their communities and develop their own leadership potential through the Junior League of Collin County.

Request for Proposals

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The Junior League of Collin County (JLCC) is seeking two Requests for Proposals for 1.) a graphic designer and 2.) public relations services related to JLCC. We look to build on our track record of success with impacting our community, creating volunteer leaders, and improving life in Collin County.

2017 Rising Star Award Winner: Hilary Jackson

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Hilary Jackson is a fast learner.

Before joining the Junior League of Collin County, Hilary was already a successful banking professional…but she admits that she didn’t know much about the challenges facing her community – and the nonprofit organizations addressing those challenges – even after living there for 12 years.