Oh What Fun It Is…. To Give Back by Attending Christmas Magic!!

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Christmas Magic is an event I’ve been involved in as a member of the Junior League for the past five years. There are so many fun things that happen BESIDES the main Market/shopping area, and I think a lot of people don’t realize that every ticket sale for every event throughout Christmas Magic goes BACK […]

Texoma Gives is TOMORROW. Are You Ready?

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Thursday, September 13 is a day of giving across Wichita Falls and the Texoma area. For those of you unfamiliar with the program, participating nonprofits (that’s us!!) will be encouraging you to make online donations on that special day at TexomaGives.org in order to win additional donation dollars for their cause. This year, we chose […]

Hello, I’m Your 2018-2019 League Connection Editor, Lauren McKechnie!

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Every August at the Junior League of Wichita Falls, the torches are passed as each member receives a new placement for the League year. And I am so excited to say that his year, I will be the League Connection Editor! I’ll be blogging away from now until May, and sharing all the details of […]

Help Us Help Our Community!!!

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As League Members, we know that the JLWF holds two fundraisers a year. One: Christmas Magic, which funds or Community Plan. Two: Our Headquarters’ Fundraiser, makes sure we are able to maintain our League Center and manage its maintenance.  By having our own building, we always have a place were we can host our meetings, […]

FOOD FIGHT!!!

Competition is healthy, but in our Food Fight EVERYONE wins! And to be honest that’s how we want it… a friendly battle against hunger!! On March 3rd, the Junior League of Wichita Falls is participating in a Food Fight that spans Texas and crosses state lines. Six Junior Leagues will be competing for bragging rights! […]

Where does the money go?

Christmas Magic is this weekend! Do you know why the Junior League of Wichita Falls continues to host Christmas Magic every year? Or what it does with the money that is raised? The Christmas Magic Market began in 1981 as a new project to fund the the Junior League of Wichita Falls Community Plan. Our […]

Let’s Toot Our Own Horn!

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“Oh the Junior League? Isn’t that the women’s group that hosts Christmas Magic?” I spent some time over the last couple of weeks asking friends who are not in the Junior League if they knew what it was. Again and again, this was the answer I got, and it really got me thinking about how […]

Welcome to the New League Connection!

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Hello, everyone! Welcome to the new League Connection blog. I am excited to share the first post of the year for the Junior League of Wichita Falls! We hope that this format is more accessible and shareable to all, will allow for more timely updates, and save a few trees by being ALL DIGITAL now. […]