Posted by admin | May 19th, 2010
At this year’s JLCR Annual Dinner, thirty-one past Presidents of Junior League of Cedar Rapids members were on hand to celebrate the 2009-2010 year and to honor award recipients from the organization and the community. Mercy Medical Center was awarded the Robert O. Daniel Community Service Award for their support of the Ladies Titan Tire Challenge golf tournament. This award recognizes an individual,...
Posted by admin | Mar 3rd, 2010
The coveted title of “Iron Chef” is on the line once again as Junior League of Cedar Rapids (JLCR) holds its fourth annual competition Wednesday, March 10 at 6:30 p.m. The Mansfield Center on the Kirkwood Community College campus is the place to be as Cibo Fusion defends its title against chefs from LJ’s Catering, DeVotay, and Kirkwood Culinary Arts Department.
While the chefs work their magic in the kitchen,...
Posted by admin | Jan 22nd, 2010
Three lucky girls will get the opportunity to spend a memorable afternoon with their fathers at Junior League of Cedar Rapids’ (JLCR) 8th Annual Butterfly Kisses event on Sunday, Jan. 31 at the Cedar Rapids Country Club, 550 27th Street Drive S.E., Cedar Rapids, from 1 – 4 p.m. The girls selected from the Arc of East Central Iowa and Taylor Elementary will receive free tickets to the event, gift...
Posted by admin | Dec 27th, 2009
The holidays are a welcoming time for most, but for many in need it can be a challenging time of year. There are thousands of families in our community who are in need — living in a homeless shelter….seeking refuge from domestic violence….or who are nearly-homeless and living paycheck to paycheck. Some families may receive support from a friend or family member, others receive help from human service...
Posted by admin | Oct 12th, 2009
Over 30,000 plus individuals participated in Mercy Hospital’s Especially for You Race. JLCR had 36 people participate raising $660.00 for Breast Cancer Research.
CONGRATULATIONS to those who participated!
First Place: Megan Murray 20:24
Kari Kempf: 6th Age Group/ 30th Overall
Kristin Roberts: 5th Age Group/31st Overall
Ann Oleson: 7th Age Group/35th Overall
Liz Wardzinski: ...