In 2016, the Junior League of Huntington started combining acts of service with our monthly meetings. Typically, we will meet for 15-20 minutes to discuss current business and news, and then members will complete an act of service to the community. A list of our service projects is below.
May 2017 -- Packing backpacks for the students at Huntington East Middle School - JLH members packed enough food to feed 30 students from HEMS for the entire summer!
April 2017 -- Tour of Huntington East Middle School - JLH members took a tour of Huntington East Middle School, the school we support with our summer backpack program.
March 2017 -- Cooking Class with Vanity Fair - JLH members hosted a cooking class for the residents of Vanity Fair on Friday, March 17 at Huntington's Kitchen.
December 2016 -- Toy Train - JLH members supported the community event Toy Train, which provides Christmas toys to needy children in our area.
October 2016 -- Halloween Party at Golden Girl Group Home - JLH members, led by the Community Impact Committee and the provisional members, hosted a Halloween Party for the residents of Golden Girl!
September 2016 -- Visit at the Golden Girl Group Home - JLH members took a tour of the Golden Girl home and met with the executive director in order to prepare for October's Halloween party with the residents.
May 2016 -- Packing backpacks for the students at Huntington East Middle School - JLH will be donating food and packing backpacks for students at Huntington East Middle School who would otherwise go hungry over weekends and summer vacation.
April 2016 -- Cooking dinner with the residents of Vanity Fair - JLH worked with individuals transitioning out of homelessness to teach them to cook a healthy meal of beef and chicken tacos and strawberry shortcake.