On April 1st, the Crittenton Centers was to host its 2nd Annual Baby Brunch, now postponed to a later date. Although we cannot be together in person, we still want to celebrate virtually and recognize our amazing Junior League of Peoria sustainers Joan Janssen and Terry Best! Joan Janssen was the visionary leader who brought… Read More
This month our Done in a Day initiative was to prepare a meal for families staying at the Ronald McDonald House. With the COVID 19 pandemic creating many unknowns for our community, we delivered a frozen meal option with additional snacks and desserts to make sure we fulfilled our DIAD efforts. We will also be providing a fresh brisket sandwich meal… Read More
Junior League of Peoria is proud to announce it received a Those Who Excel Award of Meritorious from the Illinois State Board of Education, honoring our outstanding contributions to Peoria Public Schools District 150. Amanda Boers Campbell and Andrea Tortora accepted the honor at the banquet this October in Bloomington.
And the 2018-2019 Volunteer of the Year is …….Christina Robinson! Christina has spent countless hours making improvements to the League including launching the first annual Little Black Dress Initiative, upgrading our internal and external website, and revamping our placement process. Congratulations on this well deserved award.
The 2018-2019 Sustainer of the Year award goes to….. Joann Blum! The Harriet Vance Parkhurst Sustainer of the Year Award was created in 1997 to annually recognize and honor a Sustainer for her extraordinary commitment to the Junior League of Peoria and to the community. The award was named in memory of Harriet Vance Parkhurst.… Read More
The 2018-2019 year was a busy one for our members. We kicked off our first ever Little Black Dress Initiative, hosted our first All Day Training Seminar and continued to make an impact in the community. We also had some amazing women recognized via community awards and our League awards! Check out the End of… Read More
Click here to download the 2017-2018 Julep Magazine and learn more about Junior League of Peoria members, activities and accomplishments.
Check out the December newsletter from the South Side Office of Concern. It has a great write up about our partnership with them at Glendale Commons and in the Richland Neighborhood. http://bit.ly/2k26Jtb
During the 2016-2017 Sustainer Luncheon that took place in April, the JLP Sustainer of the Year was Announced. This years Harriet Vance Parkhurst Sustainer of the Year goes to……