Jack & Jill of America, Inc. a nonprofit family organization consisting of mothers with children between the ages of 2 and 19 was founded January 24, 1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from a meeting of 20 mothers by the leadership of Marion Stubbs Thomas with the idea of bringing together children in an environment most conducive to their social and cultural enrichment. The organization has grown to more than 216 Chapters nation-wide (with one chapter in Nigeria, Africa). The organization, which is now headquartered in Washington, D.C., continues on, dedicating its resources to improving the quality of life, particularly for African-American children.
For more information about the National organization of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. please visit:
Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated
1930 17th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
Business Hours: 9:00am – 5:00pm Eastern
Jack and Jill of America Foundation, Inc. is the philanthropic arm of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Since its inception in 1968, the Foundation has distributed millions of dollars to communities all across America.
In so doing, the Foundation is fulfilling its shared vision with Jack and Jill of America, Inc., to invest in the future of our children. The Foundation supports programs that not only create opportunities and challenges for children to learn and practice leadership skills, but also build leadership character in youth. The ultimate goal of every Foundation grant dollar is to empower young people to make the right life choices.
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