JLP March Fundraiser – Bonding Event

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“Come Bond With Us!” was the call to the community from the Junior League of Pelham for this year’s fundraiser.  The request was met with enthusiasm and over 250 people enjoyed a night of bonding at the “Diamonds Are Forever” event at the Pelham Country Club on March 24th.  Guests were greeted by “Sean Connery”…

Get Ready for Glitz, Glamour and Giving!

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Get Ready for Glitz, Glamour and Giving! Members of the Junior League of Pelham shopped for glamorous items at their January meeting to support community causes and embrace this year’s annual gala theme, “2007—Diamonds Are Forever.”  Fauxtastic, a local jewelry merchant, sold sparkling baubles, jewels, necklaces, earrings and tiaras all with a bit of glitz…

Middle School Library to Purchase More Books from Luminary Sale

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Proceeds from the Junior League of Pelham’s Third Annual “Pelham Loves to Read” fundraiser will be used to purchase more books for the Middle School Library. The luminary kit sale, where supporters purchase kits for home display the night of February 14th, aims to raise $10,000. The brand-new library, opened in 2005, currently holds only…

Junior League of Pelham Introduces New Board

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65 YEARS AND STILL GOING STRONGPELHAM, NY: Take a walk in Pelham and its influence is hard to miss. The Pelham Public Library, Pelham Children’s Center, Pelham Art Center, Julianne’s Park. The connection? All were founded with the assistance of the Junior League of Pelham, now celebrating its 65th year.With nearly 300 members, the JLP…

The Junior League’s Lord and Taylor Benefit Bash to Support The Danny Fund

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The Junior League raised over $2700 for The Danny Fund through the sale of $5 tickets to The Lord & Taylor Benefit Bash held on November 8th.  The Danny Fund is a Pelham charity that supports, both financially and emotionally, families of children with catastrophic illness.  The League wishes to thank both Steams, The Bakery…

The Junior League’s Clean Up of Weihman Park

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On Sunday, October 22 the Junior League of Pelham hosted its 3rd Annual Weihman Park Clean Up.  More than a dozen JLP’ers and their children braved the cold early morning temperatures to collect trash, pinecones and branches that had come down in the recent windstorm.  The children received an early Halloween treat from Katie Stevens.…

JLP Community Affairs Round Table Meeting

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The Junior League of Pelham (“JLP”) held their annual Community Leaders’ Round Table meeting at the Pelham Art Center on Monday, October 23rd at 7:30 p.m.  The purpose of the Community Leaders’ Round Table is to foster an open discussion among organizations, to discuss local initiatives and issues, and to coordinate project efforts where appropriate. …

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