Membership Monday – Jessica Dedrick, JLDOC President

Meet Jessica Dedrick, the current JLDOC President. Jessica joined the JLDOC in 2006 because she was looking to meet new women, provide something back to the community and make connections. Prior to her service on the JLDOC Board, she was a member of League Advancement (now Fund Development) and chair of the Holiday Market. SheRead More

Membership Monday – Kelly Preussner

Kelly Preussner is this year’s Assistant Vice President for Membership and Development. She joined the League in 2014 in order to meet more people outside of Duke, where she works, and to become active in the community she now calls home. After joining the JLDOC Kelly served on the Membership Enrichment Committee, where she triedRead More

JLDOC & Student U

“What’s middle school like?” “Was it scary?” Those were some of the questions JLDOC members fielded during a Summer visit to Student U.  There, we met a group of 54 rising 6th graders who had spent the summer at Student U’s six-week academic enrichment program, which helps them prepare for the year to come.  For theRead More

Welcome to the JLDOC!

Welcome to the new website for the Junior League of Durham and Orange counties! We are excited to introduce you to a group of women who are passionate about making a difference in our community. For over 75 years, the trained volunteers of the JLDOC have worked to improve the lives of those around usRead More