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Joy of Fundraising Junior League’s Centennial Celebration Begins with a Seminar for Nonprofits

October 4, 2012 at 10:49 PM

Learning how to raise money for charity - and enjoy it - is what the “Joy of Fundraising” seminar will offer local nonprofits next week. (Oct 18)

The event is being organized by the Junior League of the Oranges and Short Hills, Inc.  (JLOSH) as part of the celebrations marking its 100 years of community service.

JLOSH President Kate Lee said: “This free seminar is our gift to the area’s nonprofits. Part of the mission of the Junior League is to build the leadership skills of volunteers so we can work effectively to benefit our community, so what better way to celebrate our Centennial year?”

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This seminar will be keynoted by Shar McBee, nationally-known motivational speaker and author of two bestselling books: To Lead is to Serve and Joy of Leadership.

For 100 years, the Junior League of the Oranges and Short Hills has tackled the critical needs of women and children in our area.  It is an organization of women developed as civic and community leaders creating lasting community impact.  JLOSH provides service to East Orange, Livingston, Maplewood, Milburn, Orange, Short Hills, South Orange, Springfield and West Orange, and reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins.  Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.  To learn more about JLOSH, visit our website or find us on Facebook.

The Joy of Fundraising seminar is on Thursday, October 18, 2012, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Hilton Short Hills in Short Hills, NJ.

Space is limited.  RSVP by October 16 to 973.379.9655 or  Please include your name, organization and contact information.

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