The Power to Make a Difference. See our programs.

The Power to Make a Difference.

As a complement to the programming delivered at the chapter level, the National Programmatic Thrust focuses on initiatives that will equip our members and youth with the power to make a difference in our chapters, communities and in the lives of children around the country..


Mission Statement

Jack and Jill of America, Inc. 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.

The People Behind Jack and Jill. National Executive Board.

  • Joli Cooper-Nelson
    National President
  • Danielle Brown
    National Vice President
  • Vara Allen-Jones
    National Program Director
  • Michelle Gentry Anderson
    National Recording Secretary
  • Paula McCann Harris
    National Corresponding Secretary
  • Pamela D. Taylor
    National Treasurer
  • Tanya Hand
    National Editor


  • JILL SPOTLIGHT - Ailani Colyn Forde
  • MEMBER SPOTLIGHT - Michelle Horton
  • A History Moment