Celebrating a Century of Giving Back

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Celebrating a Century of Giving Back
JLM’s Founder’s Day Event Marks 100 Years of Impact

Join the Junior League of Minneapolis for an unforgettable evening of celebration and reflection as we mark an incredible milestone in our history! On November 9, 2023, we invite you to join us at the Edina Country Club from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. for a special Founder’s Day event commemorating our 100th Anniversary.

Founded a century ago, the JLM has been a beacon of hope, dedication and community service since its inception. From the Minneapolis Children’s Theatre and Children’s Hospital of Minnesota to the Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery, Free Arts Minnesota, and more, the JLM has left a legacy of service, dedication and compassion. Projects currently supported by the JLM include 30 Million Words, Between the Lines, Hands On Math, Engineering and Science (H.O.M.E.S.) and Helping Hands.

As we celebrate this momentous occasion, we invite you to be part of our Founder’s Day festivities, where we will pay tribute to our rich history and the countless lives we have touched over the years.

Event Details:

  • Date: November 9, 2023
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Edina Country Club, 5100 Wooddale Ave, Edina, MN 55424
  • Tickets: $35 per person (includes one complimentary drink)
  • Cash Bar Available; No ATM On-site

The evening promises to be a delightful affair filled with drinks, hors d’oeuvres and heartwarming stories. Your $35 ticket not only grants you access to this exclusive event but also includes one complimentary drink. For those who wish to enjoy additional beverages, a cash bar will be available throughout the evening.

We are honored to announce a special presentation by JLM’s Past President, Elizabeth Nelson, who will share her insights and experiences from her time leading our organization. Liz’s dedication and leadership have played a pivotal role in shaping the JLM into what it is today, and her perspective promises to be both enlightening and inspirational.

Founder’s Day is a momentous occasion, not just for us but for our entire community. It is an opportunity to come together, celebrate our history, and look forward to the bright future that lies ahead.

To secure your spot at this historic event, please purchase your ticket. We encourage you to invite your friends, family and colleagues to join us in honoring a century of being catalysts for lasting change.

The Junior League of Minneapolis is an organization of women whose mission is to advance women’s leadership for meaningful community impact through volunteer action, collaboration, and training. Visit our website at jlminneapolis.org and follow the Junior League of Minneapolis on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn to learn more.

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