JLP Remembers Mimi Buckley

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Mary Louise Buckley “Mimi” (nee Buckingham), age 71, of New Rochelle, NY, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2008, after a 10 month battle with cancer.  Mimi was the devoted wife of Bob Buckley for 47 years, and loving mother to her four children and their families. She will be dearly missed by many relatives, friends,…

JLP Scholarship Winner Brendan McCormick

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JLP President Kristin Bischof congratulates scholarship winner Brendan McCormick. PMHS Senior Brendan McCormick ReceivesJLP’s President’s Award ScholarshipAward Based on Outstanding Volunteer Service May 28, 2008Pelham,NY    PelhamMemorialHigh SchoolSenior Brendan McCormick is this year’s recipient of the Junior League of Pelham’s President’s Award scholarship. Presented each year to a PMHS senior who has demonstrated outstanding volunteer…

Kids Get Cooking

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JUNIOR LEAGUE OF PELHAM ANNOUNCES SECOND ANNUAL CHILDHOOD OBESITY AND NUTRITION EDUCATION INITIATIVE, “KIDS IN THE KITCHEN”,WITH EVENTS AT MACMENAMIN’S GRILL AND MT. VERNON’S EDWARD WILLIAMS ELEMENTARY SCHOOLMore Than 230 Leagues Unite to Educate Children on Importance of Eating Well and Staying Healthy as Part of Junior Leagues’ Kids in the Kitchen Activities Pelham,New York,April…

JLP Presents $9000 to Pelham Organizations

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Junior League of Pelham Gives $9,000 Through Pelham Loves to Read Project; Money Split Between Town of Pelham Public Library and Pelham Education Foundation April 22, 2008 PELHAM, NY The Junior League of Pelham’s fourth annual Pelham Loves to Read Project presented $9,000 to benefit the Town of Pelham Public Library and the Pelham Education…

JLP Announces ’08 Grants Winners

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Lisa Koonce (JLP Grants Manager),Maria Rosell (Hutchinson School PTA Co-President), Carla Tarazi (Hutchinson School Principal ), Brian Brunelle (PCRA Executive Director) Clarissa Cylich, (Bartow-Pell Executive Director), Lisa Robb (Pelham Art Center Director), Andrea Bayer (Pelham Art Center Board of Directors), Susan Reische (JLP VP Community Affairs).JUNIOR LEAGUE AWARDS $5,000 TO LOCAL COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS April 25,…

In Memoriam

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Friends are invited to remember Felicia with a donation to one of the following organizations: HuguenotNursery School Attn: Barbara Klein901 Pelhamdale AvenuePelham,NY10803www.huguenotschool.comWestchesterJewish Community Services“Amazing Afternoons” After-School Enrichment ProgramAttn: Linda Breton845 North BroadwayWhite Plains,NY10603www.wjcs.comTo donate online:http://www.nycharities.org/donate/c_donate.asp?CharityCode=1751 Wildlife Conservation SocietyAttn: Diana Taylor2300 Southern BlvdBronx,NY10460www.wcs.orgTheMarineMammalCenterAttn: DevelopmentMarin Headlands1065FortCronkhiteSausalito,CA94965www.tmmc.orgTo donate online: https://www.applyweb.com/public/contribute?mmcmemryMeals will be provided for the family:If you are…

Pick your 3 projects now!

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Your votes have been tallied and all proposed projects for 2008/2009 are winners ! They are:  CSADesigner’s ChallengeDone in a Day/Done in a NightDowntown Pelham ImprovementFun in the SunKids in the Kitchen/Healthy HabitsMy Sisters’ Place Holiday PartyOne Day Book ClubOperation Happy HolidaysPACTPelham Library PartnerPelham Loves to ReadPregnancy and Infant Loss Support GroupWartburg PlaygroupThe Martha Emmons…

Provisional Class Project – one “Amazing Afternoon!”

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Provisional Class Project — “One Day Book Club” Photo Captions:#1: Excited to start her own personal library, a third grader at Edward Williams Elementary School in Mt. Vernon holds up her two new books.#2: JLP member Jennifer Volpe with third graders at Edward Williams Elementary School in Mt. VernonJanuary 30 was one amazing afternoon for…

Pelham Girl Scouts cook up meals for Kids in the Kitchen

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Pelham Girl Scouts Cook Up Meals at MacMenamin’s Grill & ChefWorks for Junior League of Pelham’sKids in the KitchenInitiative All meals donated to Community Service Associates in Mt. Vernon [see bottom of page for photo captions] February 12, 2008 Pelham & New Rochelle, NY Over forty Girl Scouts, ages 7 to 10, from Pelham and…

Award-Winning Oscar Night photos!

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Our Spring Fundraiser was a huge success, with everyone having a wonderful time on the red carpet and the VIP lounge. It seems the paparazzi was really targeting Cathie – could it be because the photographer was her husband, Tom Bricker? Or just that she has movie star appeal?