Agents of Nonprofit

Serving the Community: Inside the Junior League with Elizabeth Scott

February 26, 2024 Alexander Lapa Season 1 Episode 102
Agents of Nonprofit
Serving the Community: Inside the Junior League with Elizabeth Scott
Agents of Nonprofit
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Show Notes

In this episode of Agents of Nonprofit, I have a compelling dialogue with Elizabeth Scott, President of the Junior League of Indianapolis. Elizabeth shares her inspiring journey from a corporate career to becoming a driving force within the league, emphasizing its mission to train women leaders while serving vulnerable communities. Together, we explore the league's extensive history, impactful projects, membership dynamics, and strategic initiatives that drive meaningful change.

Topics We Cover:

  • Elizabeth's transition from a corporate career to leading the Junior League of Indianapolis
  • The league's extensive history spanning over a century, showcasing its global presence and commitment to supporting children through strategic projects and partnerships
  • Insights into the league's membership process, emphasizing the importance of creating space for new leaders to emerge and grow within the organization
  • Offering a blend of service, training, and social components tailored to members' interests and community needs
  • Operational dynamics, including partnerships, training initiatives, strategic planning, and the integration of AI in grant-making processes
  • The importance of staying true to the mission and identity while remaining adaptable to changing circumstances


To Learn More and Connect with Elizabeth:
Junior League of Indianapolis
Elizabeth Scott on LinkedIn

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