General Membership Meeting This Tuesday! 

Join us on Tuesday, September 8 at 6:30 p.m. for our General Membership Meeting. The GMM will be simultaneously streamed live in the JLBR Member Facebook Group and on our YouTube channel. 
Check out this month's lineup of incredible training opportunities presented by the Training Committee!

Remember: Only Actives will earn 1 Training meeting credit per event. Only 4 Training meeting credits count towards your meeting obligation each year.
Fundraising Fundamentals 101
Facilitated by: Michelle Smith
Dismantling Structural Barriers Through Advocacy and Service
Facilitator: Frankie Robertson
Thursday, Sept. 17 at 6:30 p.m.
Navigating Nominating Committee
Facilitator: Mimi Singer Lee and Nikki Godfrey
Friday, Sept. 18 at 12:00 p.m.
Personal Budgeting and Creating Wealth Part 1
Facilitated by: Melissa DeGeneres
Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 6:00 p.m.
Career Limiting Moves: Lessons in Emotional Intelligence: Part 1
Facilitated by: Craig S. Juengling
Friday, Sept. 25 at 11:30 a.m.
Personal Budgeting and Creating Wealth: Part 2
Facilitated by: Melissa DeGeneres
Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 6:00 p.m.
Submit your interest indicator here for Preplaced Leadership positions - such as committee chairs, executive management, and the board of directors - for the 2021-22 League year. Leadership positions will begin being placed in September and placing will continue throughout the year. View the Nominating Committee's timeline/schedule here. You can revisit your submission at any time to change your preferencesRemember, everyone must fill out an Interest Indicator, even if you are not interested in Leadership. This can be indicated on the form.

Straw ballots are open until Wednesday, Sept. 30. The list of members who are eligible to serve on the Board of Directors (BOD) or Executive Management (EM) can be found on the Straw Ballot form. If you are interested in becoming an officer you can nominate yourself, or if you know a member or members who would be great in leadership positions, you can nominate them using the Straw Ballot. Be sure to provide comments describing how you or your nominee would be great in the selected positions. To learn more about the entire leadership nomination process, visit the Resource Documents page, where you can view the League’s Bylaws, Section VIII.  

Mark Your Calendar

Monday, September 7
League Office Closed

Tuesday, September 8
General Membership Meeting, 6:30 p.m.

Friday, September 11
Sustaining Advisor Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.

Monday, September 14
New Member/Small Group Meeting, 6 p.m.

Tuesday, September 15
Executive Management Meeting, 6 p.m.

Tuesday, September 22
Board Meeting, 6 p.m.

Thursday, September 24
Sustaining Fall Social, 7 p.m.

Monday, September 28
Community Project Committee Meeting, 6 p.m.

Tuesday, September 29
Area Meetings, 11:30 a.m./6 p.m.

Wednesday, September 30
CAF Grant Cycle Closes

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