In Memory: Dale Caldwell

Junior League Family – With heavy hearts we share that one of our past Junior League members, Dale Caldwell, passed away on July 6, 2020. Dale was featured on the cooking show What’s Cooking Today and helped compile the award-winning Junior League Cookbook Out of Our League. The Junior League cookbook, Out of Our League, […]

In Memory: Catherine Patsy Carson Davidson

Junior League Family – With heavy hearts we share that one of our Past Presidents (1969-70), Catherine Patsy Carson Davidson, passed away on May 29, 2020. A native of Greensboro, Patsy attended Grimsley High School and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She briefly moved away from Greensboro after marriage, before returning to the […]

JLG Members: Help Us Share Your Story

Junior League Family – This year, we will share updates about upcoming events, news, and other communications on our website. We hope to provide important information while fostering community between members. If you are an active or sustainer member who would like to share an update, please email us at We would love to […]

The Junior League of Greensboro Stands Against Racism

Dear Members, These have been hard days. After being hit by a worldwide pandemic and shutdowns in many parts of our lives, we have been heartbroken over recent events. We stand with our members who may be experiencing anger, fear, disappointment, and uncertainty over our current reality. As the nation, and our city grapple with […]

Member Spotlight: Stephanie Billings

Member Spotlight: Stephanie Billings By Elizabeth Illig   A former president of the Junior League of Greensboro, North Carolina, Stephanie Billings has been named Executive Director of Alumni Affairs at Appalachian State University. She began the role in October.   Stephanie is a proud alumna of Appalachian State University and has been involved in the […]

2020 – 2021 Board of Directors and Executive Management Team

Cara Derounian, President Tyson Strandberg, President Elect Sally Cartwright, Executive Vice President Sara Hopkins, Treasurer Erin Kennedy, Secretary Emma Millard, Nominating Chair Alex Pappas, Director – Active Michelle Fletcher, Director – Active Laura Cashwell, Director – Sustainer Pat Vreeland, Director – Sustainer Board of Directors Bios Sally Cartwright, Executive Vice President Allyson Ward, Executive Vice […]

Member Spotlight: Karlene Jennings

    Member Spotlight: Karlene Jennings By Elizabeth Illig   Junior League of Greensboro member Karlene Jennings was recently appointed to the National Library Association’s Philanthropy Advisory Group. Karlene will serve for two terms, where she will advance fundraising efforts in support of the association’s mission.   “The American Library Association has nearly 60,000 members […]

September GMM Sponsor: Polliwogs Children’s Boutique

  Thank you to our September 2019 General Membership Meeting sponsor  Polliwogs Children’s Boutique! Polliwogs Children’s Boutique: September GMM Sponsor By: Kari Smith Thank you to our September General Membership Meeting sponsor, Polliwogs Children’s Boutique! Polliwogs has been serving families in our community since 2005, offering everything from baby gifts to Christening gowns and first […]

W2W Mary McLendon, Founder & CEO of Learn.Live.Be.

On Wednesday, April 17, Mary McLendon will share her inspirational story on “Living it into Being.” As founder and CEO of Learn.Live.Be., a business focused on getting sustainable results for individuals, teams and organizations, Mary builds from her own experience juggling work, family, friends and self-care to coach, mentor and consult others. Mary is an […]

Member Spotlight: Ashton Clemmons

By Elizabeth Illig On Nov. 6, 2018, Junior League of Greensboro, North Carolina, Inc. Sustainer Ashton Clemmons won a seat in the North Carolina House of Representatives. She will be representing District 57 in the state legislature for the 2019-2020 term. When approached about running for office, Ms. Clemmons, a school administrator and mother of […]