Member Spotlight: Stephanie Lewickas

Member Spotlight: Stephanie Lewickas

My sister, Katie Gulas was a member and she introduced me to the club. I went to the JJWC Witches Ball the year before and thought it seemed like a fun way to get involved and give back. I love planning our fundraisers! I’m very excited to get to be a part of planning...

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Member Spotlight: Becky Swarthout

Member Spotlight: Becky Swarthout

Shelly Gora, another member I want to work in the community and give back. I’m brand new but I’m looking forward to working in the Masquerade Ball. I’m sure I will! I’m married and a mom of 3 boys. I have a 6 year old son Jacob - junior in high school, 8 year old...

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Member Spotlight: Amy Byrne

Member Spotlight: Amy Byrne

At the GFWC IL Summer Seminar in Joliet in 2018. I was so impressed by the activities that Katrina Nolan accepted certificates for that the JJWC had done in the preceding year. It sounded like JJWC was a group of women who had fun while serving the community. As a new...

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Member Spotlight: Amirrah Abou-Youssef

Member Spotlight: Amirrah Abou-Youssef

My friend was interested in joining, but didn't want to attend her first meeting alone. Everyone was super friendly and confident. They also seemed to be doing lots of great things for the community. Plus, I can be as involved as I want to be. The flexibility is ideal...

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Member Spotlight: Kristen Wyss

Member Spotlight: Kristen Wyss

Another member, Chrissy Monaco I wanted to be of service to others and help my community. There’s been many, but the art therapy room I helped put together at Guardian Angel Home has a soft spot in my heart. Oh wow, every time an organization benefits from our service...

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Member Spotlight: Erica Roth

Member Spotlight: Erica Roth

I was asked to join the ladies at Feed My Starving Children last year. I brought my then 13 year old daughter with me and it was such a wonderful experience to be a part of. I went to the paint and sip night at Will County Brewing this past summer and loved it! The...

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Member Spotlight: Tammie Terry

Member Spotlight: Tammie Terry

I learned of JJWC through Kim Vogen, a friend from my church. After hearing about who they are and what they do for the community, I really felt like it was a great fit for me. I can honestly say that I was not wrong! My favorite event is Cause For Celebration and...

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Member Spotlight: Amanda Tancl

Member Spotlight: Amanda Tancl

My mom was a Junior when I was a little girl. A few years ago my sister saw a meet and greet on Facebook so we decided to check it out. I like helping out in the community, and I love the friendships I have made. I always enjoy our Cause for Celebration, but one of my...

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Member Spotlight: Stephanie Perella

Member Spotlight: Stephanie Perella

My friend Chrissy Monaco was posting on fb all of these great events she was going to and supporting through JJWC. It looked so fun I had to ask about it! I went to a meeting and new right away it was a perfect fit. I loved giving back and the members were so warm and...

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Member Spotlight: Megan Chaffee

Member Spotlight: Megan Chaffee

I learned about JJWC through my friend, Morgan. We both decided to attend the informational event over the summer and I was hooked! The opportunity to get more involved in the community was the main drive for my decision to join. I also loved the idea of meeting a...

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