JLT Thanks Participants of the Little Black Dress Initiative

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For its second year, the Little Black Dress Initiative (LBDI)—a poverty awareness campaign to make poverty unfashionable— encouraged members of the Junior League Tulsa (JLT), along with the Greater Tulsa and surrounding areas, to participate and illustrate the effects poverty can have on women.  Women wore the same little black dress, and men wore the same black […]

JLT participates in OU-Tulsa Poverty Simulation

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The Junior League of Tulsa’s (JLT) Diversity and Inclusion Task Force, along with the Training and Education Committee, partnered with past JLT President Dr. Brenda Lloyd-Jones to bring League participation to the Poverty Simulation hosted by Dr. Lloyd-Jones and OU Tulsa.

Setting Up Shop with the Tulsa City-County Library: Retail Store Committee

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The Retail Store Committee, previously called the Social Venture Committee, was created to work with the Tulsa City-County Library (TCCL) to develop a business plan for a retail store. The store will operate within one of the TCCL homework tutoring sites, the first to be operating outside of a library and within a retail shopping […]

Throwback Gusher: May 1958

Gusher goes back in time and reads this tongue-in-cheek letter from a frustrated Junior League husband

In Memoriam: Frances Herndon Chandler

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Former Junior League of Tulsa (JLT) President and devoted community volunteer Frances Herndon Chandler died on September 2, 2016 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Mark Your Calendar: Diversity and Inclusion Walkabout

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Join the Diversity and Inclusion Task Force and the Social and Hospitality Committee for an afternoon learning about Tulsa’s rich history.  The group will be touring the Historic Greenwood District and Tulsa’s Black Wall Street to educate participants on Tulsa’s diverse background. The tour begins promptly at 11:00am on November 12 at the Gypsy Coffee […]

Holiday Market: November 4-6, 2016

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The Junior League of Tulsa congratulates the Committee for this year’s Holiday Market, which occurred on Friday, November 4 through Sunday, November 6 at the Exchange Center at Expo Square (4145 E. 21st St.). This year’s event offered the community a one-stop holiday shop, featuring clothing, food, gifts, children’s items, jewelry, and over 100 booths from […]

Choosing to Change Committee Exemplifies JLT Partnership with Resonance

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The Junior League of Tulsa (JLT) has been a community partner to Resonance Center for Women for more than 20 years and will continue its work in the 2016-17 League year.   Resonance was founded in 1977 as a non-profit organization which focused on offering troubled women a support system of groups and educational opportunities […]