In addition to the Saks Fifth Avenue Fashion Show, Giving Goes Glam honors community members who have demonstrated exemplary volunteerism and service with an opportunity to walk the runway as a Community Model. Unique in every way, the 2021 event will feature Community Models chosen in both 2020 and 2021. We truly appreciate all they do in service to others and look forward to celebrating their good works in August.

Mike Seder

Mike Seder was born in Chile, South America where he became fluent in Spanish, and later relocated with his family to Pittsburgh. His experience in The Woodlands market began when he moved here nearly 39 years ago after receiving a job as a sales agent for Ryland Homes. He was so successful in sales that […]

Brooke Schmitt

After six years in the hustle and bustle of the New York City fashion industry, Brooke Schmitt and her husband, Daniel, moved to The Woodlands in 2013 to start a family.  Following in her mother’s footsteps, Brooke immediately joined Junior League of The Woodlands, growing roots within the community.  She went on to lead fundraising […]

Kathryne Pruitt

A career in healthcare led Kathryne Pruitt to cross paths with Junior League of The Woodlands’ Healing Hearts committee.  That chance meeting began what is now 9 years of service to the community through JLTW programs, most recently resulting in being named the 2019 Active Member of the Year.  Kathryne happily balances a full time […]

Michelle Little

Michelle Little and her family arrived in The Woodlands from California in 2011, as part of the Waste Connections corporate relocation.  After a couple of years in their new home, Michelle and Jim welcomed daughter, Melba.  With other family members making the move to this area, Michelle is never at a loss for babysitters and […]

Kara Hall

After moving to Texas in 2018 with her husband, Kara was in search of a social group that gave back to the community.  She was thrilled to find Junior League of The Woodlands and gave much of her time to the cause.  Her efforts were recognized as the 2019 Provisional Member of the Year.  In […]

Carol Durkee

Louisiana natives and LSU college sweethearts Carol and Todd Durkee have made their home in The Woodlands since 1997.  Throughout their 33 years of marriage, they have built a beautiful family, raising 4 children, Ross, Cole, Madison and Scott, all proud graduates of The Woodlands High School.  Their children have driven much of Carol’s community […]