Month: October 2017


Location, Location, Location

Monday, October 2, 2017

Annette Green If a local real estate agent is to be believed, then location is the most important element in your property’s value. Don’t worry, I am not going to give you a property appraisal. Instead, I would like to explore how a Group’s location can affect its success. Whether you’re a Leader setting up … Read More

Help! Our Group Needs an Applicant

Monday, October 2, 2017

Lori Bryan, Lodi, California, USA Has it been a number of years since your Group’s Leaders worked with an Applicant? Do you want to help mothers become Leaders yet find it challenging to do so? Are you wondering, “How can I find someone interested in La Leche League leadership?” Do you need some ideas to … Read More

LLL Israel Welcomes Marian Tompson

Monday, October 2, 2017

Marian Tompson, Evanston, Illinois, USA Hannah Katsman, Petach Tikva, Israel In May this year, I visited Israel after being invited by La Leche League (LLL) Israel to speak at their Mothers’ Conference and Leader Day. I wondered if any of the Leaders I met during my first and only visit there 37 years earlier were still … Read More

French Leader Honored

Monday, October 2, 2017

Interview with Marie Courdent, LLL France The Légion of Honneur, or National Order of the Legion of Honor, is the highest French order of merit for military and civil merits. The order is divided into five degrees of increasing distinction. French Leader Marie Courdent was awarded the highest category (chevalier class) of the French Légion d’Honneur for her work with La Leche League (LLL) … Read More

CeLLLebration Day

Monday, October 2, 2017

  Shevawn O’Connor, LLLI Board of Directors, member of 60th Anniversary Work Group Report to the LLLI Board of Directors on CeLLLebration Day July 29, 2017 Sharing the challenges and rewards of carrying out the LLL global mission, as well as relevant information Eighteen Leaders led 12 hours of Leader Development Sessions in Dutch, English, Italian … Read More

What Is the Concorde Hold?

Monday, October 2, 2017

Adapted from Tongue Tie: What More Can We Offer? A presentation by Myrte van Lonkhuijsen for the LLLI 60th Anniversary Online Conference. Write-up by Mary Francell, Atlanta, Georgia, USA LLLI’s 60th Anniversary Online Conference was full of interesting presentations, but I was particularly fascinated by Myrte van Lonkhuijsen’s “Tongue Tie: What More Can We Offer?” She began … Read More