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rsz_1marian_hearne_hilpertThe Junior League of Houston, Inc. has announced that Marian Hearne Hilpert has been named President for 2013 - 2014. Hilpert has been a member of the Junior League of Houston for nine years. Hilpert and her husband, Tim, have two children, Luke age 7 and Lily Ana age 5. She has been a very active and dedicated member of the Junior League of Houston. “I truly believe in all the wonderful work the Junior League does in Houston, and I’m honored to be a part of this great organization. This year the League will contribute approximately $2 million in volunteer time and direct financial support to 38 community projects, community assistance grants, emergency and resource contingency grants, community collaborations and Done In A Day activities,” Hilpert said. Please see attached for a list of this year’s 38 community projects.

Other officers named for the 2013 - 2014 term are: President-Elect - Elizabeth Graves Love, Community Vice President - Stephanie Lowrey Magers, Development Vice President - Rachel Podsednik Regan, Financial Vice President - Angela Dawn Greak; Membership Vice President - Sarah Heck Snyder, and Recording Secretary - Shannon Beirne Wiesedeppe.

The Junior League of Houston, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. The Junior League of Houston, Inc. was founded in 1925 and the League’s more than 5000 members continue “Building A Better Community” and improving the lives of over one million people in Houston each year. For more information about The Junior League of Houston, Inc., please call 713.622.4191.

The Junior League of Houston, Inc.

Community Projects

2013 – 2014

AIDS Foundation Houston, Inc.

BEAR . . . BE A Resource for CPS Kids (BEAR)

Camp Rainbow

Casa de Esperanza de los Niños (Casa de Esperanza)

Child Advocates, Inc.

Children’s Museum of Houston

CPR

DePelchin Children’s Center

Done In A Day (DIAD)

Dress for Success Houston

Holocaust Museum Houston

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center

Houston Area Women’s Center (HAWC)

Houston Food Bank

Houston Museum of Natural Science

Houston Zoo

Houston’s Ronald McDonald House

Kids’ Meals

Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

MY Future – Mentoring Youth for a Better Future at the Harris County Juvenile Probation Department (MY Future)

Pawsitive Pals

Pen Pals

Picture Pals

POWER (Power Of Women Enjoying Reading) – Chinquapin Preparatory School

Reach Out and Read (ROAR)

SCORE (Spanish Community OutREach)

Sheltering Arms Senior Services

Sing Along With Seniors (SAWS)

Star of Hope

Story Time LIVE (Literacy Is Very Exciting)

SuperKids Pediatric Mobile Clinic

Teen Health Clinic – Baylor College of Medicine

Texas Children’s Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital Pavilion for Women

Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

VIEW (Volunteers In Evening Workshop)