HJWC’s outreach committee has coordinated “pop-up” events through out the year to support area organizations. From Gifts of the Season with HCS where club members adopted families for Christmas to a collecting Housewares and Towels for Sharing Connections and diapers for Peoples Resource Center. Today we are featuring the outreach co-chairs Ann Lockhart and Jaclyn McNamara who spearhead the committees activities in our member Q&A!
Where and how long have you lived in the area?
Ann (Hinsdale): 3.5 years
Jaclyn (Hinsdale): 3 years
How long have you been in the club?
Ann: 4 years
Jaclyn: 2 years
What was the best part of being on the outreach committee and what motivated you to co-chair?
Ann & Jaclyn:We were on the Outreach committee last year and due to the amazing leadership from that year we wanted to continue their legacy. And being able to impact so many families within the community to make their holiday season this year was a wonderful experience.
What is your favorite thing about the western suburbs?
Ann & Jaclyn: the community!
If you have kids, how many and what are their ages?
Ann: Audrey (4) and Jack (2)
Jaclyn: Evan (2)