Lagniappe Magazine - Winter 2019

Letter from the President

I never hear the word “tradition” as much as I do this time of year. No matter what the occasion, tradition seems to be the main topic of discussion during the holidays.…

Letter from the Editor

I’ve long since been a believer that travel is the great equalizer. When you travel, you are forced out of the daily tedium — the recognized, the familiar, the predictable — and willingly open yourself up to new experiences. Who…

JLNO Loves: Pets

What do Drew Brees, Simone Biles and the Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) have in common? GOATS! While the national debate is far from settled, the citizens of New Orleans have spoken. Drew Brees is the greatest NFL Quarterback…

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In recent years, the Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) has actively sought to explore diversity and inclusion within the organization. President Christine Vinson explains why holidays should be part of this initiative. “It’s all about awareness,” she says.…

Wellbeing

For many people, the holidays are a time for celebration, family, travel and indulgence. However, all the excitement and expectation can raise stress levels. This stress can be further amplified for those coping with grief, infertility, trauma, depression and anxiety.…

JLNO Joins the Nationwide ABOLISH Movement

JLNO ABOLISH Committee Members Anne Elizabeth Zegel, Sarah Lobell, Co-Chair Michelle Clarke Payne, Executive Director of Eden House Susanne B. Dietzel, PH.D, Michelle Mangum, Co-Chair Kaya Koban and Erin Corcoran. Photo obtained from: The Association of…

Women Leading Healthcare for a Greater New Orleans

We continue our series on Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) members who are making strides in prominent leadership roles within our community. In this issue, we are spotlighting several influential women in the field of healthcare. We asked for…

Sustaining the Bonds of Sisterhood

  Classy, captivating and confident all describe the fabulous and remarkably fashionable ladies who attended the Fall Sustainer’s Social. On September…

Thank You to Our Sponsors and Donors

Donations received between April 1, 2019 and June 30, 2019. Support includes gifts to JLNO Programs, Annual Giving, Endowment and Fundraising Events. Please contact Development Coordinator Paige Morrison about bequests and planned giving — paige@jlno.org or 504-891-5845 $10,000+ Greater New…

Héritage

Cooler weather, falling leaves and pumpkin-flavored everything indicates the holiday season is just around the corner. Along with…