Volunteer McKinney Names New Executive Director

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Originally published February 25 by McKinney Courier-Gazette After a three-month search, Volunteer McKinney announced the selection of Edie Heinicke as its new executive director. Heinicke follows Volunteer McKinney’s previous long-term executive director, Dana Riley, who left the organization in November for a new professional challenge with the city of McKinney as the Neighborhood Services Coordinator… Read More

Nominations Open for JLCC Excellence in Volunteer Service Awards

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Originally published by Plano Profile February 6, 2019 | by Daly Witt courtesy Junior League of Collin County Nominations are now being accepted for the annual Junior League of Collin County Excellence in Volunteer Service Awards that honor individual volunteers, nonprofit organizations, and business volunteer programs that make important contributions and assist the residents of Collin County. Nominations are accepted… Read More

Confessions of a Junior League Cynic

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Originally posted here by Lifestyle Frisco.  By Morgan Kosinski January 24, 2019 When I was old enough to know better, but still too young to question everything, I learned about the Junior League. Basically, that it was a club you joined if you were still single after college and needed to find a good man. Wealthy,… Read More

JLCC on Lifestyle Frisco Podcast

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Originally Published Here With a mission to improve lives in Collin County, the Junior League of Collin County is made up of 1,000 dedicated service members. In their 42 years of serving our community, this dynamic, female-driven volunteer organization has made significant investments in the lives of North Texas residents. Listen as Shannon Kmak, President, and Emily… Read More

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