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Little Leaguers in Action By Valynda Jerome-Williams

Some children wonder what it really means when

not only want to know what Junior League of Mobile

“Little Leaguers is not a set club that you sign up for,”

their mothers, aunts and grandmothers tell them in

(JLM) is about, they want a seat at the service table.

Little Leaguers Chair Ann Marie Russell said. “It is

a hurried voice, “I am going off to a Junior League meeting.” Children are inquisitive and ready to take action. They

That is where Little Leaguers, JLM’s service vehicle for children and grandchildren of JLM active and sustainer members, can help.

events throughout the year that children are invited to attend mostly through the Ready Hands Program.” In October, Little Leaguers packed 148 backpacks. Little

Member Melody Zeidan’s children Lex (7), Elle (8) and Bear (10) working in JLM’s Garden of Growing at the Exploreum Science Center. Photo by: Sarah Schrenk. 26 JUNIOR LEAGUE OF MOBILE FOLIO MAGAZINE - SPRING 2019

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Junior League of Mobile - FOLIO Magazine - Spring 2019  

Serving as the voice of Junior League of Mobile, FOLIO - through feature stories, interviews and profiles - reports on the organization’s ac...

Junior League of Mobile - FOLIO Magazine - Spring 2019  

Serving as the voice of Junior League of Mobile, FOLIO - through feature stories, interviews and profiles - reports on the organization’s ac...