Quantcast

Latest Junior League Stories

2008-09-02 09:00:32

The Junior League of Lancaster distributed $15,000 to six agencies through its Community Opportunities Fund. The Council of Drug and Alcohol Abuse received $5,000 for "Who Says We Can't," part of the Alternative Community Intervention program that uses volunteers and collaboration with organizations to reduce risk factors among high-risk youth, ages 10 to 18, and their families. Crispus Attucks Community Center received $5,000 for "Science for a Healthy Life," a full-day summer science...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.