Provisionals learn about league and community at annual retreat

The Junior League of Tyler, Inc.’s provisional class attended a day-long retreat Sept. 10 to learn more about the League and the organizations we serve. Here’s a rundown of what we did: Visited four amazing organizations that are supported by JLT Children’s Advocacy Center Bethesda Clinic East Texas Food Bank Meals on Wheels Exposed provisionals to […]

Literacy Council of Tyler provides hope to generations of Smith County residents

I’m sure we’ve all seen the bumper stickers, canvas bags, and posters that say, “If you can read this, thank a teacher.” Many of us take literacy as a given in our day to day lives, but for some of our neighbors, co-workers, friends and family, literacy feels like a distant dream. Fifty-one percent of adults […]