Author: Lacy McManus

Letter from the 2018-19 Editor

As we enter into the heat of summer and humidity of Louisiana weather, I find myself repeatedly saying “the only way out is through!”  Whether it’s trying to complete my morning run, getting my three-month-old to take a bottle, preparing…

Diaper Bank

Driving past Jackson Barracks in the Lower Ninth Ward, few people would realize that tucked within this Louisiana National Guard military base is a warm, colorful haven for the children of our local military members.  While the Giggles Child Development…

Building New Traditions with Rebuilding Together

For the last 27 years, the Junior League of New Orleans has partnered with the Preservation Resource Center (PRC’s) Rebuilding Together program and Shell Corporation to renovate the houses of low-income homeowners in New Orleans. Over the years, this project…

Héritage

For many JLNO members, coming to The League’s headquarters on 4319 Carondelet Street involves a familiar routine: find a parking spot, catch up with fellow members on the sidewalk, figure out what meeting room your are going to, or grab…

Bulletin Board

Touch a Truck Saturday, November 4 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pontchartrain Center 4545 Williams Blvd. in Kenner Join the Junior League of New Orleans at Touch a Truck, a unique experience that gives children and their families an up-close…