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

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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 […]