Junior League of Las Vegas Endowment


Endowment Board of Trustees

Tammy Peterson – Chair of Endowment Board of Trustees
Suzette Wheeler
Lynn Buchanan
Britta Carlson-Sessums
Shelli Lowe-Wara
Louise Helton
Kim Perron
Tisha Overman-Begley
Laura Schmitt


Goals and Objectives 2019-2020

Goal #1 – Increase the principal of the Endowment Fund.

  1. Continue the policy to transfer all excess monies from MHPP to the Endowment Fund.
  2. Review and recommend any changes to the marketing distribution plan and marketing package, including a financial literacy seminar.
  3. Continue efforts to communicate and educate members about the purposes of the Endowment Fund and opportunities to donate to the Endowment Fund.
  4. Raise $50,000 for the Endowment Fund in cash donations, promised bequests, or pledges.
  5. Transfer Endowment funds to an investment vehicle in accordance with the Investment Policy.

Goal #2 – Continue evaluation and assessment of management policies and procedures for the Endowment Fund.

  1. Review the bylaws and standing rules and recommend any changes by February 1, 2020.
  2. Review the Investment Policy and recommend any changes by February 1, 2020.
  3. Review the Donation Policy and recommend any changes by February 1, 2020.

Goal #3 – Increase public and member awareness of JLLV Morelli House.

  1. Continue efforts to educate members of the importance of the Morelli House.
  2. Continue communication between Active Board and Endowment Trustees.
  3. Review and evaluate the obligations of JLLV as to MHPP.
  4. Investigate and develop a fundraising plan for the Morelli House.

Goal #4 – Continue stewardship of the Morelli House property to ensure JLLV asset is properly managed and maintained.

  1. Assess and prioritize if any Morelli House improvements should be undertaken.
  2. Keep the exterior and interior of the building in good working order. 


Endowment Fund Standing Rules

Junior League of Las Vegas Endowment Fund Standing Rules


Endowment Donation Policy

Junior League of Las Vegas Endowment Donation Policy