Junior League of Champaign-Urbana, Women building better communities

Our Supporters

JLCU appreciates the support from all of the following individuals and organizations, who have provided outright gifts, sponsorships, and in-kind donations. Thank you for making a difference in Champaign-Urbana!

2012-2013 Supporters

Mary Harriman Rumsey ($10,000+)

Named after the founder of the Junior League (1901), Mary Harriman Rumsey (Junior League of New York), the first defender of consumer rights as Chair of the Consumers' Advisory Board of the National Resource Administration in President Franklin Roosevelt's Administration (1933).

Stevie Jay Broadcasting

First Lady ($7,500-$9,999)


Named after First Ladies of the United States Eleanor Roosevelt, Barbara Bush, Laura Bush, Betty Ford, and Nancy Reagan. All five were members of the Junior League.

Oveta Culp Hobby ($5,000-$7,499)

Name after the first Commander of Women's Army Corps (1941), Olveta Culp Hobby (Junior League of Houston) was the first U.S. Secretary of Health, Education & Welfare (1953).

The Khan Foundation, Inc.

Sandra Day O'Connor ($2,500-$4,999)

Named after the first female U.S. Supreme Court Justice (appointed 1981) Sandra Day O'Connor (Junior League of Phoenix).

Busey

Illini Radio Group

McClure Financial Group of Northwestern Mutual

One Illinois

Julia McWilliams Child ($1,000-$2,499)

Named after chef Julia McWilliams Child (Junior League of Pasadena), author of Mastering the Art of French Cooking.

Meyer Capel

Robeson Family Benefit Fund

Eudora Welty ($750-$999)

Named after author Eudora Welty (Junior League of Jackson, MS), Pulitzer prize winner for The Optimist's Daughter (1972).

Carle Foundation Hospital

First Financial Bank

Roland Realty

Margaret Chase Smith ($500-$749)

Named after Margaret Chase Smith (Junior League of Bangor, ME), the first woman elected to the Senate.

George Grubb

Hickory River Smokehouse

Prairie State Bank & Trust

Katharine Hepburn ($250-$499)

Named after actress Katharine Hepburn (Junior League of Hartford, CT).

Custom Flooring & Interiors

Dash Management, Inc.

The I.D.E.A. Store

Sarah Palfrey Cook Danzig ($100-$249)

Named after two-time Wimbledon champion Sarah Palfrey Cook Danzig (Junior League of The City of New York).

Kennedy Builders, LLC

Marine Bank

The Reading Group

Tastefull Orange and Blue

UpClose Marketing & Printing

Claire Wooding Johnson