Leading Ladies Host #METOO Speaker & Discussion

Submitted by Paige Smith, Assistant Vice President, Training & Development Council  The me too. movement, first coined in 2006, has been helping survivors of sexual violence long before the popular hashtag went viral last year.  The spread of the #METOO hashtag launched a vital conversation about the prevalence of sexual misconduct into the national spotlight.Read More

Are you disrupting? We hope so.

As the 12 inches of snow finally melted away in Durham and Chapel Hill, a trip to Southern California could not come soon enough. As your President-Elect (PE) and President-Elect Elect (PEE — yes, that is a thing), we departed January 25 for the annual Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI) Winter Leadership Conference. ThisRead More

Provisionals in the Garden

Volunteering is one of the corner stones of the Junior League of Durham and Orange Counties. Every member of the JLDOC completes the Provisional program before becoming an “active” member. The semester-long course is designed to teach incoming members about the mission and operations of the League and, perhaps most importantly, to train them toRead More