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Readers on the Run 5K Supports Local At-Risk Children

AURORA, IL (July 18, 2013) —The Junior League of Kane & DuPage Counties, Inc. (JLKD) is hosting its third annual Readers on the Run 5K and Kids Fun Run fundraiser on September 28, 2013 at Mooseheart Child City and School in Batavia, IL. All proceeds from the event support JLKD’s literacy and school readiness programs, […]

Summer Calendar of Events

Media Contact: Casey Cordova, PR/Marketing Chair: marketing@jlkd.org Sarah Clark, VP Communications: communications@jlkd.org   JLKD @ Kane County Cougars Game Sunday, July 21st, 2013 – 1:00 PM Kane County Cougars – 34W002 Cherry Lane, Geneva, IL Make a difference in your community and meet local, like-minded women. Check out the Junior League of Kane & DuPage […]

Junior League focuses on Kids in the Kitchen

By Nicki Anderson For The Sun 3 April 2013 Obesity continues to permeate the lives of more than a third of U.S. adults and children. Many are doing their part to combat it in a way that is educational and practical, including the Junior League of Kane & DuPage Counties. The group will host a […]

Junior League tackles issues for youth in need

Christie Willhite – Daily Herald 6 March 2013 The Junior League of Kane and DuPage Counties has a habit of starting projects members don’t intend to finish. More than a habit, really. A mission. But rather than setting the league up for failure, the approach is the Junior League’s secret to success. Over and over, […]

Good Cause: Junior League of Kane & DuPage Counties

Michelle Linn-Gust for The Sun 4 March 2013 Junior League. For many people, the name brings up images of women in the 1950s having lunch with white gloves on. And for others, it’s about the regional cookbooks the organization publishes as fundraisers. Still, few know much about what it does or that notable women, including […]

Spring Fling 2013: Shopping for a Cause

Communications@jlkd.org 7 January 2013 January 07, 2013, Naperville, Ill. — The Junior League of Kane & DuPage Counties, Inc. (JLKD) is excited to announce Spring Fling 2013: Shopping for a Cause, a fundraising event to benefit at-risk children and their families throughout DuPage, Kane, Kendall and Will counties. The event will be held on Sunday, […]