The Junior League of Dallas gathered in the home of Joyce of Larry Lacerte last night to kick off the organizations 95th anniversary year with some big announcements.
The Milestones Luncheon, which will be chaired by Pat Prestidge and Amanda Shufeldt, will honor Caren Prothro as the 95th Anniversary Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient and Linda McFarland as Sustainer of the Year. The event will feature guest speaker, renowned tennis star, and entrepreneur Venus Williams.
The luncheon is scheduled for Wednesday, November 16 at the Hilton Anatole. Tickets for the event can be purchased here.
This year will mark the JLD’s 55th ball, and will be appropriately themed Encore, to pay tribute to past balls. It has been scheduled for Saturday, March 4 at the Hilton Anatole. Tickets for the evening can be purchased here.
Since its start almost a century ago, the JLD has trained women to participate in the community through dedication to volunteer service.
The group donates more than 130,000 volunteer hours annually to support several organizations throughout the Dallas area.