The philanthropic arm of Jack and Jill of America, Inc.

Our Vision • Our Mission • Our Impact

Our Vision

Our vision is to transform African American communities, one child at a time.

Our Mission

Our mission is to address issues affecting African American children and families, by investing in programs and services that create a strong foundation for children to thrive long-term.

Our Impact

We invest in services, programs and organizations that focus on impacting the underlying issues affecting African American children and families.

Our Philanthropic Focus Areas

There’s a real need in African American communities for a concentrated focus on root cause issues affecting long-term outcomes for African American children.

We are committed to supporting services, programs and organizations that address underlying causes of social problems affecting African American communities, families and ultimately children.

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Why It Matters

Here are some of the statistics that caused us to act with a sense of urgency:

African American Families

Education

Health and Wellness

Success Stories

Science and Technology Fair
The Jack and Jill of America chapter provided all of the supplies needed for the lessons/experiments.

- Science and Technology Fair

Missouri City, Missouri
Speaking Up For Success
Speaking for Success provided an opportunity for children in grades pre-school through 12th to improve their leadership skills through communications.

- Speaking Up For Success

Bloomington, Illinois

 

 

Breakfast with Santa
Providing new experiences and lots of joy for children and families including live entertainment, dancing and breakfast with Santa.

- Breakfast with Santa

Charlotte, NC
Parents as Tutors providing academic support and cultural exposure
I think the mom is overwhelmed and just needs a break sometime.  This program gives her kids extra help in homework and a little peace of mind. 

- Parents as Tutors providing academic support and cultural exposure

St. Louis, MO
St. Philips Early Childhood Education Program Creed
Look at me.  I am more than what you see. Destiny is mine! If it is to be, it’s up to me.

- St. Philips Early Childhood Education Program Creed

Dallas, TX

 

 

SEEDSNC
It is fun making food from the garden.

- SEEDSNC

Durham, NC 

 

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