Junior League of Champaign-Urbana

Junior League of Champaign-Urbana, Women building better communities

Public Affairs & Advocacy

Public Affairs & Advocacy Committee (PAA) encourages Junior League members to be informed, active citizens and addresses the public issues which affect our community.  PAA is committed to serving the needs of women and youth in the Champaign-Urbana community through community advocacy efforts.  The committee works with other community groups and members of JLCU to gather and disseminate appropriate information regarding local and statewide advocacy efforts and to provide opportunities to involve the membership in these efforts.

UPCOMING EVENTS

TRAINING BOOTCAMP: JANUARY 30 11AM-3PM, REGISTRATION AT 10:30AM

COST: $30.00

LOCATION: DON MOYER BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB

Join Junior League of Champaign-Urbana for a day focused on Mind, Body and Community: Advocacy Training and Personal Development.  The day includes a key note speaker, self-defense class, and 2 training classes of your choice from the list below.  Cost includes lunch.  For more information, please vist the events page here.

Training classes include:

  • how to become an informed voter (presented by the league of women voters)
  • how to advocate for child welfare and school readiness
  •  human trafficking issues and legislative background
  • nutrition and well being
  • image consulting
  • media literacy

*Note: Please bring casual clothing for the self-defense class

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