Girls Realizing Opportunity Within (GROW)

Girls Realizing Opportunity Within (GROW) is designed to reach adolescent girls to help establish and improve their self-esteem and self-image during its most vulnerable stage.  Once a month, the GROW committee meets with girls for a day of mentorship in order to help each girl to develop an inner confidence and to promote positive life… Read More

August Member of the Month – Lisa Shahim

  Get to know Lisa Shahim, our August Member of the Month! What is your favorite restaurant or place to shop? Home Goods. I love finding unexpected treasures at a bargain price. What is one thing JLLR members might not know about you? That I have a tattoo of a four-leaf clover on the inside… Read More

May Member of the Month – Meagan Davis

Get to know Meagan Davis, our May Member of the Month! What is your League placement and what is your favorite aspect of it? I am starting my second year serving as Cookbook Chair.  Cookbooks are such a big part of JLLR’s history.  I’ve learned so much from previous generations of League members; the amount… Read More

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Front Row: Vickey Metrailer, Kimberly Logue, Jennifer Goss, Kristen Bextermueller. Back Row: Tabitha McNulty, Natalie Hairston, Casey Rockwell, Leigh Anne Kreps, Corey Huffty, Danielle Collie, Betsey Mowery, Candace Anderson. President Kim Logue President Elect Jennifer Goss Sustainer Advisor Vicky Metrailer Administrative Vice President Betsey Mowery Community Vice President Candace Anderson Development Vice President Natalie Hairston… Read More

Past Community Projects

LYFE — Living Young, Fit, and Energized (?-2019) GROW — Girls Realizing Opportunity Within (2005-2015) GROW is designed to encourage adolescent girls to stay in school, make good life choices, and improve their self-image. The opportunities provided by GROW persuade girls to invest in positive relationships, healthy behaviors and leadership roles. Approximately 65 girls from… Read More

April Member of the Month – Emily Powell Carpenter

Get to know Emily Powell Carpenter, our April Member of the Month. What is your League placement and what is your favorite aspect of it?My 2018-2019 placement was Downtown Dash Marketing Manager. Although I chose this placement to practice and grow my marketing skills, my favorite part of Downtown Dash was always race day! I… Read More

March Member of the Month – Alex Newberry Robinson

Get to know Alex Newberry Robinson, our March Member of the Month. What is your League placement and what is your favorite aspect of it?My Placement this year is Placement Chair. My favorite part is that I have gotten the opportunity to meet members all across our league, build great relationships and get to know… Read More

April Member of the Month – Marisha Collins

Marisha Collins was named April Member of the Month. Get to know Marisha, here. What is your League placement and what is your favorite aspect of it? I have three League placements: A) Administrative Support Committee B) Research & Development (R&D) C) Recruitment The best aspect about all three of my League placements are that… Read More

Whitney Homan, Community Vice President 2017/18

As a continuance of our series featuring our upcoming Board of Directors for 2017/18, we would like to introduce Whitney Homan, our upcoming Community Vice President. When Whitney Homan was approached to serve on the Junior League of Little Rock Board of Directors, she didn’t hesitate for one moment. “When I was asked to be… Read More

Incoming Nominating Director Vontifany Smith

In a new series, we will be introducing you to the Junior League of Little Rock’s incoming board members for 2017/18. First is Vontifany Smith. As the incoming Nominating Director for Junior League of Little Rock, Vontifany Smith is looking forward to playing an integral part in the growth of the Junior League organization. “I… Read More