Board Fellows Provides Training and Board Experience for Members

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The Junior League of Tulsa is giving its members the opportunity to learn how to become active, productive, and effective members of a nonprofit’s Board of Directors. The Board Fellows Program trains League Members with a dual approach that includes a year of classroom training by community leaders and another year of hands-on training with […]

Picture Your Prosperity: TEA offers women-focused financial presentation

The Junior League of Tulsa (JLT) recently welcomed Lisa Zaidle Clark of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management to provide a women-focused financial presentation entitled, “Picture Your Prosperity.” Clark is a Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor, and Financial Planning Specialist with the Clark/McKinney/Tramontana Group. Her presentation focused on what women need to know to build a stable […]

Meet the Board 2019-20: Maggie den Harder, Strategic Planning & Research Chair

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Maggie den Harder is the 2019-20 Junior League of Tulsa (JLT) Strategic Planning and Research Chair. Maggie is originally from Seattle and currently works at Healthy Minds Policy Initiative. She joined JLT five years ago,  “I wanted to become a little bit more involved in the community and get to know and work alongside people […]

Members share cultures and traditions at Friendsgiving

The Junior League of Tulsa’s Diversity & Inclusion Task Force joined the Social Committee to throw the inaugural JLT Friendsgiving on November 18, 2019. Using food as a great unifier, member Jessica Degginger thought the event would be a wonderful way to learn about fellow League members while having a spirited, holiday-filled evening. She came […]

Affinity Groups: Everyone is invited

The Junior League of Tulsa is committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers, but its members are also committed to having fun. In addition to serving on their respective committees, members are encouraged and welcomed to join a JLT affinity […]

Junior League of Tulsa Diversity & Inclusion 2019-20

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Though all members play a role in the League’s commitment to diversity and inclusion, JLT’s Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Task Force began during the 2016-2017 League year and is charged with overseeing the League’s efforts in this area. The Task Force is a part of the Leadership and Development Council and is currently composed of […]

Meet the Board 2019-20: Darci Newell Hoff, Membership Program Vice President

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Darci Newell Hoff, the 2019-20 Junior League of Tulsa (JLT) Membership Program Vice President, joined JLT in 2014 because she was new to Tulsa and wanted to get involved in something community based, but also wanted an opportunity to meet and make friends. She works as a Language Arts Specialist for Union Public Schools where […]

JLT Receives YWCA 2020 Pinnacle Award

The Junior League of Tulsa is honored to be named the YWCA’s 2020 Pinnacle Award Corporate Champion. JLT has played an important role in the Tulsa community by providing volunteer leadership to more than 100 community projects. The projects have focused on healthcare, education, domestic violence, incarceration, food insecurity and more. The Pinnacle Awards celebrate […]

JLT and Street School Continue Five Year Partnership

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Junior League of Tulsa (JLT) is continuing its partnership with Street School to provide a culinary class for the students. Junior League volunteers develop and conduct cooking classes twice a month for high school students participating in Street School’s “Culinary Club.” The partnership began in 2015 and its continued success led to a 100% increase […]

Ladies of the League: Leading Change and Changing Communities

The Junior League of Tulsa  provides women the opportunity to network and build bonds with other women. Members support one another and encourage individual passions and goals, both personal and professional. JLT members are always working together to build a better community.  Recently, three members of the Junior League of Tulsa (JLT) were honored for their […]