JLC Member, Emma T. Dean, named South Carolina Bar Executive Director

Emma, a Columbia attorney, and fellow Junior League sustaining member, has been named the executive director of the South Carolina Bar.  In her new role, she will oversee the day-to-day operations of the South Carolina Bar and implement policies adopted by the Board of Governors and House of Delegates.  Her work will also include working… Read More

JLC Member, Bianca Crawford Shelton, named one of Columbia’s 2023 ambassadors

Bianca has been named a Columbia 2023 ambassador!  Additionally, to serving as an ambassador, Bianca has been involved with the Junior League for 12 serves and currently serves as the JLC Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Chair, along with being the President and CEO of The Crawford Austin Agency, an instructor at Claflin University, and… Read More

Join An Affinity Group!

When you join the Junior League you not only get the opportunity to make a difference in your community. You also get the opportunity to meet a special group of women. And within that special group of women you can find a tribe with our affinity groups.  You want to know more about the affinity… Read More

Junior League of Columbia Volunteers with the 2022 Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

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Junior League of Columbia volunteers got into the holiday spirit by volunteering with the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program in early December. Generous angel donors across South Carolina donated new toys, clothes, and other goodies, which ended up at the State Fairgrounds to be sorted and organized. As part of the Done in a Day Committee,… Read More

What Are Our New Members Up To?

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Are you interested in joining The Junior League of Columbia (JLC) but unsure of what a member project looks like?  Below is a summary of the fun our new members are having and the impact they are making. Overview of the new member project Each month the Girl Scouts of South Carolina- Mountains to Midlands… Read More

Done In A Day (DAID) Fall 2022 Recap and Upcoming Events

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In September, the Junior League of Columbia (JLC) teamed up with the 9/11 Remembrance Foundation of South Carolina to help support the Tunnel to Towers 5k.  We were able to assist with packet pick-up and t-shirt distribution, manning water points and sign maintenance on the course during the race, and help with the afterparty provided… Read More

The Junior League of Columbia Hosted ABCs for Healthy Children in October 2022

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The Junior League of Columbia hosted the ABCs for Healthy Children event on October 15, 2022.  The goal of the ABCs for Healthy Children program is to provide children with basic needs by hosting a personal shopping event with league volunteers. Children were invited to shop for an Apple (or another healthy snack), Books, Clothing, and a pair of Shoes… Read More

New Member Spotlight- Selena Dennis

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The Junior League is made up of all different types of women from all backgrounds and occupations.  In fact, we have one of our very own new members who runs a bakery that will compete in Season 6 of the Christmas Cookie Challenge on Food Network!  Her episode is on November 6 at 8 p.m.… Read More