jack and jill of america, inc. is A MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION dedicated to nurturing future African American leaders by strengthening children through leadership development, volunteer service, philanthropic giving and civic duty.
Programming is the heartbeat of our organization. Guided under a national theme for activities, we start early building the foundation of self-awareness and a sense of community with our youth and finish strong rounding out the leaders are children are destined to be.
Youth (Ages 2-12)
Our youth are engaged in activities planned by mothers that emphasize cultural, social, educational, and civic activities, which set the foundations for successful leaders.
Teens (Ages 13-19)
Our teens interact in a self-governing environment strategically aligned with the mothers' program aimed to develop and nurture leadership skills. Additionally, teens are encouraged to hold elected offices, chair committees and further develop their understanding of the value of community service.