Athena Awards Recognize Local Leaders

Local leaders, businesses and young professionals came together on Sept. 15 to celebrate 25 years of ATHENA in Palm Beach County and to honor three exceptional recipients with the 2016 ATHENA Award. The ATHENA Awards, presented by Wells Fargo, acknowledged individuals, businesses and young professionals who have: achieved professional excellence, mentored, actively served the community […]

Terracon Foundation Awards $105,500 in Grants

The Terracon Foundation on July 12 announced it has awarded $105,500 to grant recipients, including $24,000 in scholarship grants to 12 dependents of Terracon employees who are pursuing a four-year degree through a community college, college, or university. (Terracon is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 3,500 employees providing environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and […]

Junior League renovating space for young adults

A 75th anniversary is meant to be celebrated in a big way. And the Junior League of the Palm Beaches has big plans to commemorate this momentous event. In true fashion, the group is focusing on helping others – completing a massive revitalization project at Vita Nova Village, a residential center in West Palm Beach […]

Palm Beachers still making an impact: Junior League celebrates 75 years

By Shannon Donnelly Daily News Society Editor The chairwomen of the cookbook committee on the February 1977 cover of Town & Country. From left, Ione Wiren, Betsy Matthews, Connie Chauncey and Nancy Murray. The committee produced the legendary ‘Palm Beach Entertains’ cookbook, which is still in the kitchens of many Palm Beach County cooks. The Junior League has […]

Mix and mingle with Christian Siriano

Junior League of the Palm Beaches sees latest lines by designer By Jane Fetterly Special to the Daily News Camille Murphy Kubicek, Christian Siriano and Angela Vecellio attend a kickoff reception for the upcoming 75th anniversary Diamond Jubilee for Junior League of The Palm Beaches. The spotlight was on designer Christian Siriano at a reception Nov. 20 […]

Junior League of the Palm Beaches annual ‘Deck the Palms’ fundraiser

Elizabeth Sanford, Sarah Davis, Kristine D’Elia, Kathryn Sexton, Terri Anderson and Elena Peroulakis Grant Crawford, Reid Crawford and Cindy Crawford Lanell Fagan and Rachel Freedman Laura Russell, Maria Marino and Shelly Albright Steve Andreson, Marcelle Burke, Lisa Bagocius, Camryn Del Rio-Linton, Sophia Stone and Adriel Loschak Taylor Reeves, Maddon Reeves, Connor Ehrlich, Jono Ehrlich and […]

Member Spotlight: Shelly Albright

Wellington Shelly Albright relishes role as ‘professional volunteer’ 7:00 a.m. Monday, Nov. 9, 2015 As past president of Junior League of the Palm Beaches and its current vice president of fundraising, Shelly Albright’s focus is the organization’s annual Deck the Palms holiday shopping extravaganza. The free event — featuring more than 120 vendors selling clothes, […]

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF THE PALM BEACHES RECEIVES NEARLY $8,500 FROM LOCAL FOUNDATION

Media Contact: Jessica Phalin Phone: 561-630-7739 Email: jessica@sbrandstrategies.com ______________________________________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   JUNIOR LEAGUE OF THE PALM BEACHES RECEIVES NEARLY $8,500 FROM LOCAL FOUNDATION   PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. (August X, 2015) – The Junior League of the Palm Beaches, which has provided free ear and eye screenings to local preschoolers for more than […]

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF THE PALM BEACHES ANNOUNCES 2015-2016 BOARD OF DIRECTORS, EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

    Media Contact: Jessica Phalin Phone: 561-630-7739 Email: jessica@sbrandstrategies.com ______________________________________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   JUNIOR LEAGUE OF THE PALM BEACHES ANNOUNCES 2015-2016 BOARD OF DIRECTORS, EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE   PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. (June X, 2015) – The Junior League of the Palm Beaches, Inc. (JLPB) has announced its 2015-2016 Board of Directors and Executive Management […]