25 April 2008
JUNIOR LEAGUE DONATES TO TEEN MOTHERS
Junior League of Annapolis Donates Baby Supplies to Teen Mothers
Annapolis, MD [April 25, 2008] – On April 5, 2008 Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) presented baby bags full of health, safety, and educational items to the attendees of the Anne Arundel Medical Center’s (AAMC) teenage birthing class to help the young mothers ensure their child has a healthy first year.
The baby bag project collected donations from Anne Arundel county residents, and Lord & Taylor, Wal-Mart and Weis Markets provided additional donations to help fill 17 bags for 2008 attendees of AAMC’s teenage birthing classes.
Each bag contains approximately $40.00 worth of health, safety and educational items including Your Baby’s First Year, Week by Week, by Dr. Gladys B. Curtis, thermometer, receiving blankets, pacifiers, CPR/First Aid information and the JLA Teen Resource Guide.
For more information on Junior League of Annapolis, Inc., or Teen Mentoring program, please contact the JLA office directly at 410.224.8984 or visit our Web site at www.jlannapolis.org.
About The Junior League of Annapolis, Inc.
The Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. It reaches out to all women of any race, religion or national origin who express an interest in and a commitment to voluntarism. The Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. is part of the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. For more information about the JLA, please visit http://www.jlannapolis.org.