In Memoriam

Jack and Jill remembers the life and legacy of our 13th National President, Dr. Eva Curry Wanton, who passed away on Monday, August 25, 2014. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.

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Our Girls Matter

Jack and Jill joins the world community in praying for the hundreds of girls who have been kidnapped from their school in Chibok, Nigeria.

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National Convention

Pictures of the 41st National Convention are available! Just enter "jackandjill" (without quotes) to view.

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Strong Start for America's Children Act

The Children's Defense Fund is excited to announce the introduction of the Strong Start for America’s Children Act.

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Alumni Spotlight

Amanda Washington is a Master’s degree candidate at Columbia University Teachers College (Education Policy) and an intern with the White House Initiative for Educational Excellence for African Americans.

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Member Spotlight

Gina F. Adams is Corporate Vice President for Government Affairs at FedEx Corporation. As a lawyer and the company's top lobbyist, she works on global commerce and transportation issues.

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Deconstructing Race

We are extremely proud to partner with the Deconstructing Race Project in collaboration with The Calhoun School and Michelle Alexander, author of “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness.”

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Academy of Art Scholarships

Jack and Jill of America, Inc. teen members are now eligible for special scholarships to the Academy of Art University. Members can read more about this exciting opportunity!

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Power and Potential

Jack and Jill of America, Inc. hosted its first-ever “Power and Potential Day” to call upon our members and all adults to encourage today’s youth to explore and pursue their dreams and take action to change the statistics and secure their futures and our nation’s future.

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About Us

Jack and Jill of America is a membership organization of mothers with children ages 2-19, dedicated to nurturing future African-American leaders by strengthening children through leadership development, volunteer service, philanthropic giving and civic duty.

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Youth Art Project

The Celebrate 75! youth art project was unveiled during the 75th Anniversary Celebration in Philadelphia, PA on April 20, 2013. Artist Karin Mervis assembled the ‘community canvas’ illustrations created by the children and teens of JJOA.

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