JLC in Schools

The Junior League of Columbia promotes a healthy lifestyle for children and parents in Richland County School District One by providing unique learning experiences and hands-on opportunities.

ABCs of Healthy Children

The goal of the ABCs for Healthy Children program is to geared to assist children with acquiring basic needs. At-risk children in Richland County School District One with an Apple (healthy snacks), Books, Clothing, and a pair of Shoes with Socks.

Healthy & Happy Kids

The Healthy and Happy Kids Program selects one Midlands school per year to address the issues of healthy choices, fitness, dental hygiene, and literacy. The program is interactive that creates a true healthy lifestyle change in the entire family unit. We host an event each quarter at the selected school for the parents and students. Families are fed a healthy dinner and participate in activities related to the evening’s topic. Families leave with tools that will empower them to make healthy life choices.