By Sarah Batts, Executive Director of the Shepherd Center Foundation and Past-President of The Junior League of Atlanta, Inc. In the wee hours of December 21, 2019, I received a call that told me 2020 would be beyond challenging. I groggily answered the phone to hear Sarah Morrison, president, and CEO of Shepherd Center, say,… Read More
By Charlotte Terrell, Talent Management Specialist and Past President of The Junior League of Atlanta, Inc. (2003-2004) This year has been one like no other. It started as most do with celebrations of a new year and the innumberable possibilities that await. Then COVID-19 happened, and we didn’t have a clear idea of what tomorrow… Read More
Sun, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM North Atlanta High School | 4111 Northside Parkway | Atlanta, GA 30327
The Inaugural Literacy Walk encourages participants of all ages to go the extra mile for literacy. Hosted by The Junior League of Atlanta (JLA), the Walk raises awareness of literacy with proceeds benefiting the JLA and its work with local…
Fri, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Wimbush House | 1150 Peachtree Street NE | Atlanta, GA 30309
Our newly re-imagined, cocktail soiree will toast to women as we infuse the local arts and culture scene with Women’s History Month. The annual Toast event will feature a delightful assortment of cuisine from local culinary artists; libations; music to…
Fri, Apr 29 through Sun, May 1 Various kitchens around the Greater Atlanta Community
We are excited to announce the 25th Anniversary of our annual Tour of Kitchens! The 2022 event will feature a tour of upscale kitchens and homes throughout the Greater Atlanta community; food and wine demonstrations from the city's top culinary…
Generational poverty occurs in families where at least two generations have been born into poverty. Unlike situational poverty, which occurs when someone experiences a sudden change in circumstances (job, illness, divorce, etc.), generational poverty is part of a cycle that is often incredibly hard to break out of.
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