Charity Ball Invitations — Addressed By Hand

It’s that time of year again and it has come around fast!  Service League ladies hand addressing hundreds of invitation envelopes to The Laughinghouse Fund Charity Ball.

Our thanks to all who dedicated a morning to this endeavor as it is done with care and love.

The Service League of Greenville’s 56th Annual Laughinghouse Charity Ball is on February 23, 2019.  The theme is — AN ENGLISH COUNTRY GARDEN!

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Charity Ball Invitations — Addressed By Hand

It takes organization, willing hands, and good penmanship.   But in the age of everything digital, it’s nice to know The Service League of Greenville still follows the time-honored tradition of addressing envelopes by hand for The Laughinghouse Fund Charity Ball.

Even when doing hundreds…

Our thanks to all who dedicated a morning to this endeavor and a special thanks to Annette Jones for organizing and hosting an important part of the charity ball process.

The Service League of Greenville’s 55th Annual Laughinghouse Charity Ball is on March 3rd.  The theme is — A TASTE OF MARDI GRAS!

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What We’ve Been Up To — December 2017 & January 2018

service-league-sealService League of Greenville volunteers were hard at work in the months of —  December & January.

Here are just some of the ways our members shared their Service League time and talent with their community:

  • Service League Gift Shops & Snack Carts — 1113 hours
  • Charity Ball Fundraiser —139 hours
  • Vidant Medical Center Activities —-32 hours
  • Ronald McDonald House — 137 hours
  • Service League of Greenville Inpatient Hospice —137 hours
  • McConnell-Raab Hope Lodge —-150 hours
  • Layettes Program —28 hours
  • Other Projects —601 hours
  • Meetings — 668 hours
Total -— 3005 hours of service to our community!

Way to go Ladies!

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What We’ve Been Up To — November 2017

service-league-sealService League of Greenville volunteers were hard at work in the month of — November 2017.

Here are just some of the ways our members shared their Service League time and talent with their community:

 

  • Service League Gift Shops & Snack Carts — 530 hours
  • Charity Ball Fundraiser — 16 hours
  • Vidant Medical Center Activities —  31 hours
  • Ronald McDonald House —   76 hours
  • Service League of Greenville Inpatient Hospice — 59 hours
  • McConnell-Raab Hope Lodge — 58 hours
  • Layettes Program — 1 hours
  • Other Projects — 199 hours
  • Meetings — 322 hours

November Total —- 1291 hours of service to our community!

Way to go Ladies!

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In The News: Charity Ball Chair & Theme Announced

The Service League of Greenville was in the news last week — the Daily Reflector announced this year’s Laughinghouse Fund Charity Ball Chairperson, Gwen Gordon and the 2018 charity ball theme — “A Taste of Mardi Gras.” (An on-line digital copy could not be found, so a print copy is included below for those who may have missed it.)

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Service League In The News: Service Awards Luncheon and Attendee Photos

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Service League of Greenville’s Service Award Luncheon:

In case you missed it — in the Sunday, May 21 issue of The Daily Reflector was an article on the Service League of Greenville’s Annual May Luncheon and featured a nice picture of our three service award recipients – Wilma Shackelford, Linda Osborn, and Frances Mallison.  To see and read the article on-line, just click on this link — League members honored.

Attendee Photos:

The Daily Reflectors’ Scene Around also took many pictures of the colorful and creatively hatted luncheon attendees. Those picture are available on-line for viewing and purchase.  To view this Scene Around galary, click on this link:  Scene Around Service League Awards Luncheon May 17

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Service League In The News: Charity Ball Sightings & Service League doings

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Bee There Media’s #252Buzz, Bella Magazine, and The Daily Reflectors’ Scene Around took pictures of attendees at THE SERVICE LEAGUE OF GREENVILLE 2017 Charity Ball. Those picture are now available on-line for viewing and purchase.

Just click on the direct links below:
On Facebook: #252Buzz at the 2017 Service League of Greenville Charity Ball (approx. 170)

On line: #252Buzz at the 2017 Service League of Greenville Charity Ball (approx. 170)

On Facebook: Bella Magazine: 2017 Service League Charity Ball (45)

On line: SCENE AROUND: Service League Charity Ball (approx. 30)

Service League doings:

In case you missed it in Sunday’s paper, The Daily Reflector has a nice recap on recent Service League of Greenville doings.  Check it out on-line — “Service League lives up to name.”

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The Making Of “An Evening In Paris”

It started with an empty room…

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But with imagination and planning,

With carloads and a moving truck full of stuff,

And through the efforts of so many…

(click on any photo below for a slide show with pictures enlarged)

It became a beautiful “Evening In Paris” and a night to remember!

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Our thanks to all the individuals and business who sponsored, supported or contributed in some way to the overwhelming success of The Service League of Greenville’s 2017 Laughinghouse Fund Charity Ball.

We could not do what we do without you!

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