Community Emergency Fund

Community Emergency Funds are awarded in response to unexpected emergencies and could be a result of a written request or an identified need in the community. Community Emergency Fund awards are evaluated and awarded by the JLS Executive Committee. Requests can be submitted by emailing JLS. Recent recipients include:

  • Bright Futures, Joplin Tornado Relief 2011
  • The Kitchen, Inc. (Motel vouchers for homeless women and children), October 2009
  • Ozarks Area Community Action Corporation (OACAC), Ice Storm Relief, March 2008
  • Southwest Missouri Tornado Relief, May 2004
  • Tsunami through Convoy of Hope, December 2004
  • Parkview High School Fire
  • Hurricane Relief to varied Junior Leagues of Florida