The Riverside Junior Woman’s Charity, an 82-year-old philanthropic organization focused on local causes, charities and individuals, has announced its board officers for 2020.
The board for 2019/2020 includes Ashley Prosser, president; Renee Coover, vice president of community outreach; Lauren Lendman, vice president of operations; Joanne Schiemann, vice president of fundraising; Kelly Rehmer, vice president of membership; Jenn Dvorak, treasurer; and Sarah Magner, secretary.
Upcoming events in 2020 include Happy Health New Year on Jan. 25, Brews Cruise on April 4 and “The Little Mermaid” at the Children’s Theater of Western Springs on April 18. Prospective members are welcome to attend the club’s general meetings on the second Thursday of every month at 7:30 p.m. in Riverside Town Hall.
Last year, with support from individual donors and businesses and more than 450 member volunteer hours, the Juniors raised more than $27,000 for local causes and families in need.