Upcoming JLCU Community Assistance Fund Deadline!

junior-league-of-champaign-urbanacommunity-assistance-fund-grants-due-by-9%2f30Spring applications for the Community Assistance Fund (CAF) grants are due by February 28, 2017! The goal of the CAF grant is to respond to financial needs of nonprofit organizations in our community. Please submit applications by filling out this form.

The CAF Committee will review all applications and notify each organization by March 30, 2017.

JLCU Welcomes Noted Speaker and Trainer Vicki Clark

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JLCU members with Vicki Clark, center, at a previous training event.

We are excited to welcome inspiring trainer and speaker, Vicki Clark, to our February General Membership Meeting and a whole host of other events! Continue reading JLCU Welcomes Noted Speaker and Trainer Vicki Clark

Guest Post: JLCU New Member Poverty Simulation

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JLCU’s 2016-2017 provisional class.

JLCU’s provisional (new member) class had a different meeting than usual in January. With the help of member volunteers, they participated in a poverty simulation from the United Way. Erin Tarr, one of our provisional members, shares her experience in the following guest blog post.  Continue reading Guest Post: JLCU New Member Poverty Simulation